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 »

High Abortion Figures Raise Concern in Kenya

Updated: Thu 22 Aug, 08:22 am 2013

According to a survey conducted by the African Population and Health Research Centre, over 400,000 abortions were were recorded in 2012. read more »

Mothers' Breasts Are Best

Updated: Fri 7 Nov, 02:22 pm

"One of the simplest ways to save mothers and children is through breastfeeding," Mrs. Toyin Saraki, Founder-President of the Nigerian-based the Wellbeing Foundation Africa, told a Global … read more »