• Why infant mortality is high in Nigeria – UNICEF explains

    Why infant mortality is high in Nigeria – UNICEF explains

    UNICEF’s Chief of Field Office in charge of Katsina and Kano States, Padmavathi Yedla, has explained that the solutions to high infant mortality rate in Nigeria are not expensive but they are not properly observed because social norms are opposed to them.

    Yedla, who stated this at the weekend while speaking at her maiden meeting with Katsina newsmen, was disturbed by the high rate of infant mortality, particularly in the North.

    She expressed that even in the North with the highest rate […]