20 December 2012

Nigeria: Unicef Tackles Malnutrition in Seven States With N1.1 Billion

Kano — Between January and November this year, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) spent $N6.3million, an equivalent of N1.01billion, to support a programme on Community-based Management of Malnutrition (CMAM) in seven states under the UNICEF Bauchi D' field office.

The states include Kano, Jigawa, Borno, Yobe, Adamawa, Kaduna and Bauchi. Chief of UNICEF D' field office, Ms. Edele Thebaud, stated this while addressing stakeholders in Kano.

Copyright © 2012 Daily Trust. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.