• 40,000 Nigerian women die yearly during childbirth – Report

    40,000 Nigerian women die yearly during childbirth – Report

    A report presented yesterday, in Abuja, by Chairman of the Association for the Advancement of Family Planning (AAFP) and Chairman of the Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the conference, Dr. Ejike Oji said about 40,000 women die every year from childbirth related complications.

    The report is against the backdrop of preparations for the Fourth Family Planning Conference to be held in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.

    The report also indicated that  the country’s maternal mortality ratio has hit 576 deaths out of […]