Sirleaf Tackles Liberia's Maternal Death Rate

Updated: Thu 5 Jun, 07:06 am

Health officials say the adminstration of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has made significant improvements in the reduction of Liberia's maternal mortality rate, thus ensuring that the country meets … read more »

Are Traditional Events to Blame for High Girl-Child Pregnancies?

Updated: Tue 27 Nov, 05:33 am 2012

Elders, parents and teachers have cited traditional ceremonies involving all-night dancing as one of the reasons for the high rate of girl-child pregnancies and consequent increase in school … read more »

Uganda Teen Pregnancy Plan Under Fire

Updated: Mon 28 Jul, 05:39 am

The ethics and integrity ministry and religious leaders have opposed a new sex-education campaign to reduce teen pregnancy, maternal mortality and the cost of post-abortion medical care in the … read more »