LAPAI MEDICAL CENTRE: Govt hospital where one nurse attends to 80 patients

LAPAI MEDICAL CENTRE: Govt hospital where one nurse attends to 80 patients

For a nation to be productive and recognised among world powers, its citizens must be healthy and have access to quality and affordable healthcare services when the need arises. Citizen Journalist DAN ATORI writes on the state of health facilities, budgetary allocation, citizens’ participation and government’s effort in Niger State.

 

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NIGER'S BUDGET TAKES TOLL ON MATERNAL, CHILD HEALTH

NIGER'S BUDGET TAKES TOLL ON MATERNAL, CHILD HEALTH

For a nation to be productive and be categorised among world powers, its citizens must be healthy and have access to quality and affordable healthcare services when the need arises. In this report, Citizen Journalist DAN ATORI writes on the state of health facilities in Niger State, budgetary allocation, citizens’ participation and government’s effort to move things forward.

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THE TRAUMA OF STILLBIRTHS: A MIDWIFE'S STORY

THE TRAUMA OF STILLBIRTHS: A MIDWIFE'S STORY

“A stillbirth always traumatizes all of us: the midwife who wants to help the mother to successfully give birth to her child, and the mother who carries the pregnancy for a long time only to hear that her child is dead. As midwife and a mother, it makes me feel very bad" says Najjuma Kalule, a midwife in the Mityana District of Uganda - Kasule Ahmed, White Ribbon Alliance Uganda Reports.

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