219,000 pregnancies threatened by Sudan crisis — UNFPA

THE United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) says an estimated 219,000 women are currently pregnant in Khartoum, capital of Sudan,...

Nigeria needs 70,000 more midwives to tackle maternal, child deaths – UNFPA

THE United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has advised Nigeria to recruit additional 70,000 midwives to help reduce maternal and...
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70% of global maternal deaths occur in Sub-Saharan Africa – UN

A NEW report by the Nations (UN) says 70 per cent of global maternal deaths occur in the Sub-Saharan...

UNFPA launches campaign against gender inequality

THE United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in Nigeria has launched the “Promote My Sister” campaign against all forms of...
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Nigeria, others yet to sign treaty making secondary education free by 2025 – UNAIDS

ONLY ten African countries, out of 54, have signed a treaty seeking to make education free for all up...

NSCDC moves to stop violence against women in Cross River

THE Cross River State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has said it would no...
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