Nigeria Taskforce to Tackle Maternal Mortality
The Ministry of Health has launched a taskforce to fast track the reduction of maternal mortality in the country, particularly in six northern states of Sokoto, Zamfara, Jigawa, Katsina, Kebbi and Yobe.
Across Nigeria, health workers are trying to improve maternal mortality. But the figures are alarming: in 2015, there were an estimated 814 maternal deaths per 100,000 live births ... Read more »
With Nigeria accounting for the second largest number of maternal and child deaths in the world, a coalition of organizations led by The Wellbeing Foundation Africa convened the ... Read more »
In Nigeria, inadequate hospital transport methods contribute to one of the highest maternal mortality rates in Africa. But a joint, new transportation effort is reportedly helping ... Read more »
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