Tag: mortality

‘Nutrition key to ending child, maternal mortality’

By Robert Egbe   Nutrition is key to Nigeria ending child and maternal mortality, a Non-Governmental Organisation, the Lift Above Poverty Organisation (LAPO), has said. Its Executive Director, Honestus Obadiora,…

● Sanwo-Olu Vows To End Maternal, Child Mortality In Lagos

BY GEORGE OKOJIE, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu has assured that his administration would make sure that the twin issues of maternal and little one mortality grow to…

Oyo launches ‘T’omo Ti’ya’ initiative to reduce maternal, neonatal mortality

Oyo Government, yesterday, launched the ‘T’omo Ti’ya’  initiative, an effort aimed at reducing infant and maternal mortality rate in the state. The programme, which was inaugurated at the International Conference…

COVID-19 mortality cases rise to 200 in Lagos

The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, says the state’s COVID-19 related deaths have increased to 200. Abayomi made the disclosure on his Twitter account on Monday while…

Study claims Vitamin D levels may impact COVID-19 mortality rates

Kindly Share This Story: Researchers have discovered a strong correlation between vitamin D deficiency and mortality rates from the novel COVID-19 virus, a new study reveals. A research team led…