Posts Tagged ‘United Nations Population Fund’

Nigeria Suddenly became Poor under me – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has lamented Nigeria’s dwindling resources saying that Nigeria is “suddenly a poor country” owing to  drop in crude oil prices in the international market. The President revealed this while speaking at the state house in Abuja on Thursday. He received Babatunde Osotimehin, executive director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and under secretary-general of the United Nations. […]

100 Women Die Daily In Northern Nigeria…

No fewer than 100 women die daily across Northern Nigeria during childbirth says Ms Ratidzai Ndhlovu, Nigeria Country Director of United Nations Population Fund ( UNFPA). She spoke on Thursday in Sokoto at a consultative meeting with the theme: “Accelerating the Reduction of Maternal Deaths in Northern Nigeria: The Role of the Traditional and Religious Leaders.” […]