GAIN, MeCAM to enlighten parents about child malnutrition

UNICEF had estimated, at least 2.5m Nigerian children suffer from acute malnutrition (SAM), thus posing the danger of many of them being at risk of death unless properly treated and of course with right information. The National Coordinator, MeCAM, and Group Executive Editor at DigitalSENSE Africa Media Mr. Remmy Nweke said. The Media Centre Against … Continue reading GAIN, MeCAM to enlighten parents about child malnutrition

NGO offers free medical care to 3,000 persons in rural communities in Delta

Over 3,000 members of the Ika community, Delta State, have benefited from a free medical outreach programme organised by the Isioma Okobah Foundation, a Non-Governmental Organization in the state. A team of medical personnel led by the resident doctor at the Stephen Okoh Community Health Centre built by the foundation, Dr. Ejindu Chukwuma, pharmacists and … Continue reading NGO offers free medical care to 3,000 persons in rural communities in Delta

Nigeria govt to help 800,000 school children with N56m for daily school feeding in Kaduna

The Federal Government’ s Home Grown School Feeding Programme has commenced in Kaduna State on July 25, a director in the State Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, Mr John Gora, says. The Federal Government’ s Home Grown School Feeding Programme has commenced in Kaduna State on July 25, a director in the State Ministry … Continue reading Nigeria govt to help 800,000 school children with N56m for daily school feeding in Kaduna

Niger first lady calls for deployment of nurses and renovation of School for Special Education

The cardinal right of children with disabilities is that a child has the right to healthy living and protection. On Monday, Dr Amina Bello, wife of the Niger State Governor with Mrs Mairam Kolo, Director-General of the state’s Child Right Protection Agency, called for the immediate renovation of the school for children with disabilities tagged: … Continue reading Niger first lady calls for deployment of nurses and renovation of School for Special Education

Child hawking in Nigeria, a call for caution

Child-hawking is a social ill which ultimately affect the nation’s progress, growth and socio-economic conditions and negatively affect the child health and development. ‎ The peculiarity of a nation determines what wrong and right moral values are and the people put the peculiarity into consideration to justify their moral stand. Some believe that child-hawking before … Continue reading Child hawking in Nigeria, a call for caution

FGN to create enabling environment for creative art, N300m start-up loan for youths

Poetry and music performances show creativity, innovation and inner expression. Talented and skillful works of arts create a platform for youths to express themselves. Creative youth artists in the art sector in Nigeria are to benefit from a start-up facility loan of N300million from the Federal government of Nigeria. The disclosure was unmasked by the … Continue reading FGN to create enabling environment for creative art, N300m start-up loan for youths

Kwara Governor pleads for BoI’s financial support to industrialize the state

  The Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State Government, pleaded with the Bank of Industry to come to the aid of the state for industrial growth of the state to enable the youth to utilize their various creativity and innovation ideas. Industrialize state would enable the teeming young and old to have a platform to … Continue reading Kwara Governor pleads for BoI’s financial support to industrialize the state