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WHO lauds Africa’s progress in malaria, HIV control

WHO lauds Africa’s progress in malaria, HIV control

The World Health Organisation (WHO), has commended the African region for making significant progress in malaria control in the last five years. Dr Matshidiso Moeti,...
UNICEF warns of food shortage, disease in Northeast

UNICEF warns of food shortage, disease in Northeast

The UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) warned on Friday that malnutrition, thirst and disease threatened lives of millions of children in Northeast Nigeria, Somalia, South...

“No mosquito net, no wedding,” —Sokoto State Government

A new law in Sokoto state will mandate potential suitors to add insecticide-treated mosquito nets to the brideprice they pay before getting married. The couple...