Tag: Mothers

Mothers Should Breastfeed for 2 Years – Expert

Henry Solomon- August 27, 2019

Dr Bessie Eziechila, the Consultant Paediatrician with Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Jabi, says  two years is the normal duration for breastfeeding for the advantage of ... Read More

World Prematurity Day: Nigeria Ranks 3rd in Preterm Births – NAPN

Henry Solomon- November 17, 2018

Mrs Olubunmi Lawal, the National President, National Association of Paediatric Nurses (NAPN), on Saturday said Nigeria ranked third with about 800,000 preterm births annually. Lawal ... Read More

Nutritionist Suggests Faith-Based Strategy Exclusive Breastfeeding

Henry Solomon- July 24, 2017

Worried by the declining interest of women in exclusive breastfeeding, Sani Hassan, a Consultant Nutritionist, on Monday, advocated the adoption of faith-based strategy to promote ... Read More

Increase In Females Abusing Drugs In Yobe, Alarming – NDLEA

Henry Solomon- June 26, 2017

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Yobe has described as ‘worrisome’ increase in number of females abusing drugs in the state. Commander of ... Read More