Nigeria Has Third Highest Number of Preterm Births

[Guardian] Nigeria is placed third among the ten countries with the highest number of preterm births with 773,600, according to latest figures from the World Health Organisation (WHO).

[Guardian] Nigeria is placed third among the ten countries with the highest number of preterm births with 773,600, according to latest figures from the World Health Organisation (WHO).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Five Million Pupils Get Free Meal in 19 States, Says Presidency

[Guardian] Abuja -The Presidency yesterday disclosed that over five million pupils in 28,249 schools in 19 states are currently being fed under the National Homegrown School Feeding (NHGSF) programme.

[Guardian] Abuja -The Presidency yesterday disclosed that over five million pupils in 28,249 schools in 19 states are currently being fed under the National Homegrown School Feeding (NHGSF) programme.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We Didn’t Plan for Anyone to Lose Their Lives – Manamela

[News24Wire] Suspended Gauteng Director of Mental Health Makgabo Manamela testified on Monday that she had told former provincial health MEC Qedani Mahlangu that they were not ready to move patients from Life Esidimeni to non-governmental organisations…

[News24Wire] Suspended Gauteng Director of Mental Health Makgabo Manamela testified on Monday that she had told former provincial health MEC Qedani Mahlangu that they were not ready to move patients from Life Esidimeni to non-governmental organisations (NGOs).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ANC Saddened By Death of Mochubela ‘Wezi’ Seekoe

[News24Wire] The African National Congress has sent condolences to the Seekoe family after the death of former South African ambassador to Russia, Mochubela “Wezi” Seekoe, at Milpark Hospital in Johannesburg last week.

[News24Wire] The African National Congress has sent condolences to the Seekoe family after the death of former South African ambassador to Russia, Mochubela "Wezi" Seekoe, at Milpark Hospital in Johannesburg last week.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

State ‘Skipped Procedures’ in Susan Rohde’s Autopsy, Defence Alleges

[News24Wire] The State pathologist who led the autopsy on Susan Rohde allegedly left out crucial procedures in his examination before concluding that she had been strangled, the defence charged in the murder trial of her husband Jason in the Western Ca…

[News24Wire] The State pathologist who led the autopsy on Susan Rohde allegedly left out crucial procedures in his examination before concluding that she had been strangled, the defence charged in the murder trial of her husband Jason in the Western Cape High Court on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Nigeria’s Economy Grows By 1.40 Percent in Q3 – NBS

[Daily Trust] Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew by 1.40 per cent in the third quarter of 2017 in real terms, being the second consecutive positive growth since the economy came out of recession in the second quarter of the year.

[Daily Trust] Nigeria's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew by 1.40 per cent in the third quarter of 2017 in real terms, being the second consecutive positive growth since the economy came out of recession in the second quarter of the year.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tweets Over ID Book Validity False – Home Affairs

[News24Wire] The Department of Home Affairs has dismissed as false, tweets claiming that the green, barcoded, South African identity book was reaching the end of its lifespan.

[News24Wire] The Department of Home Affairs has dismissed as false, tweets claiming that the green, barcoded, South African identity book was reaching the end of its lifespan.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa