Category Archives: Health

NGO Urges KDSG To Establish Nutrition Agency

  By: Mayen Etim KADUNA, North-West, Nigeria – A Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), Save the Children International on Tuesday urged the Kaduna State Government, (KDSG), to establish an agency for nutrition or a department of nutrition in

Kaduna Inaugurates Epidemic Preparedness, Response Committee

  By: Mayen Etim KADUNA, North-West, Nigeria – In an effort toward planning for adequate healthcare, the Kaduna State Ministry of Health and Human Services, on Wednesday, April 3, 2019, inaugurated the

Healthcare Delivery: EU/UNICEF Covers Over 1,050 Settlements In Kebbi State

  By: Our Correspondent KEBBI, North-West, Nigeria – Following the ongoing EU/UNICEF Hard to Reach Programme under the EUinNigeria Maternal Newborn Child health in Nigeria, (MNCHN) Project, no fewer than 1,050 settlements

BDTH Installs MRI Machine, Commences Postgraduate Programme In Radiology

By: Mayen Etim KADUNA, North-West, Nigeria – The Barau Dikko Teaching Hospital of Kaduna State University, (KASU), has installed a Magnetic Resonance Imaging, (MRI) machine for the diagnoses of all kinds of

Stakeholders Call For Inclusion Of Nutrition Services In Kaduna Contributory Health Scheme

By: Mayen Etim KADUNA, North-West, Nigeria – Nutrition stakeholders in Kaduna State have advocated for the inclusion of nutrition services in the state’s Contributory Health Management Scheme. The Nutrition Advocacy Advisor, Save

Malnutrition: KDSG Educates 80,949 Parents, Others On Infant Feeding 

By: Mayen Etim KADUNA, North-West, Nigeria – In an effort to prevent malnutrition in children, Kaduna State Government says it has educated 80,949 parents and caregivers on Infant and Young Child Feeding,

Acute Malnutrition: KDSG Develops Sustainable Plan For Management 

By: Mayen Etim KADUNA, North-West, Nigeria – The Kaduna State Government on Thursday, begun developing a sustainability plan for the Management of Acute Malnutrition, (CMAM) in the state following the exit of

Massive Turnout of Women, Children At MNCH Week In Kaduna

By: Mayen Etim KADUNA, North-West, Nigeria – The second round of the 2018 biennial Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Week, (MNCHW), has witnessed massive turnout of women and children in Kaduna State.

Royal Father Appeals To Fulani For Acceptance Of Polio Immunization

By: Mayen Etim KADUNA, North-West, Nigeria – The District Head of Makarfi, Makarfi Local Government Area of Kaduna State, Alhaji Adamu Abdullahi, has appealed to the Fulani Traditional Rulers (Ardos) to give

Group Uses Drama For Polio Immunization Campaign In Kaduna Communities

Local Theatre and Road show recently conducted by Journalists Against Polio, (JAP), in non compliance settlements in Kaduna State This has greatly improved acceptability of immunization in the affected communities