• Pneumonia responsible for 11% infant deaths in Nasarawa – Study

    Pneumonia responsible for 11% infant deaths in Nasarawa – Study

    A new Nigerian Demographic Health Survey has revealed that pneumonia accounts for 11 per cent of the child mortality rate in Nasarawa State.

    The Senior Programme Officer, Training for Media Champions in Child and Family Health, Mr. David Akpotor, stated this during a training programme organised by the Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre in conjunction with the Partnership for Advocacy in Child and Family Health in Kaduna State.

    Akpotor stated, “Recent Nigerian Demographic Health survey says that Nasarawa State recorded 91,000 pneumonia […]