Tag: health

Nigeria: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to Partner Army On Eradication of Polio in Borno

Abuja — The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has appealed for military support to end Polio Virus in the North-east. The Assistant Director, Army Public Relations, 22 Brigade, Borno State, Lt Yemi Sokoya, said: “Ahead of the final push to eradicate polio in the northeastern states of Nigeria, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has appealed […]

Violence against women – Not in My Name

As we celebrate Women’s Day today, four women will die at the hands of their intimate partners. According to the Medical Research Council and the Centre for Public Mental Health, domestic violence is the most common form of violence against South African women and children. I am a solution-driven person. I want to know what’s […]

Laws needed to protect surrogate mothers – Group

The Society of Private Medical and Dental Practitioners – Ghana (SPMDP-Gh) over the weekend called for the enactment of laws to protect and guarantee the rights and privileges of surrogate mothers in the country. A surrogate mother is a woman who becomes pregnant usually by artificial insemination or surgical implantation of a fertilized egg for […]