Monday, October 14, 2019

UNICEF empowers over 150 girls, calls for sustainable girl-child education

By Omotayo Edube, Abuja As part of its activities set aside by the United Nations (UN) to promote the...

Army hands over 25 children to Borno govt. for rehabilitation, integration

By Tada Jutha, Maiduguri The Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj-Gen. Olusegun Adeniyi has handed over 25 children...

Birth Reg: Nigeria second with 19 million unregistered Children- UNICEF

By Auwal Umar UNICEF, Child Protection Specialist, Sharon Oladiji, has said that no fewer than 19 million children are...

About 60% of Infants are missing on exclusive breastfeeding-UNICEF

By Suleiman Sani, Jalingo It has been observed that increasing breastfeeding would prevent eight hundred and twenty-three (823,000) annual...

Zamfara governor’s wife calls for stakeholders’ support for orphans’ education

The wife of the Zamfara state governor, Hajiya Balkisu Bello-Matawalle, has called on stakeholders to support in sponsoring the education of orphans and the less privileged...

Nigeria: N1.42 trillion lost to violence against children every year.

By Auwal Umar, Gombe The Chief Field Officer of the United Nations Children Fund...

Taraba FONWAN distributes seedlings to women.

By Sule Sani-Jalingo Muslims have been advised to imbibe the habit of tree planting in...

NGO rises in defence of rights of women

A Non-Governmental Organisation, Women’s Right Advancement and Protection Alternative (WRAPA), says it has designed programmes to improve the rights of Muslim...