Tag archive for ‘children’
By admin On Wednesday, March 8th, 2017
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About 1.7 million children die each year due to polluted environment – WHO

More than 1 in 4 deaths of children under 5 years of age are attributable to unhealthy environments. Every year, environmental risks – such as indoor and outdoor air pollution, second-hand smoke, unsafe water, More...

By admin On Friday, April 8th, 2016
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Effective health care delivery at the grassroots: The PHC challenge

The Federal Government recently announced of Nigeria plans to establish one Primary Healthcare Centre (PHC) in each ward across the country. Nigeria’s Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole, while speaking More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 4th, 2014
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Mandela day and Nigerian children

In July 2013, I attended a programme organised by Aspen Nigeria. It was tagged International Nelson Mandela Day.  Aspen, whose headquarters is in South Africa, held the programme with the theme “Make Every Day More...