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UNICEF ADVOCATES SIX MONTHS PAID MATERNITY LEAVE

The United Nations Children’s Fund UNICEF has recommended six months paid maternity leave and four weeks paid paternity leave to ensure healthy development of young children. UNICEF Representative in Nigeria, Mr.  Mohammed Fall made the recommendation at the National Early Childhood Development conference in Abuja. Mr. Fall also recommended two …

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GLOBAL COMMUNITY MARKS WORLD RABIES DAY

As the global community marks this year’s World Rabies Day, Nigerians have been advised to avoid being bitten by pets to prevent rabies. The National Secretary General, Association of Public Health Physicians of Nigeria, Dr. Ugwunna Nwachukwu who explained that the greater percentage of rabies related deaths occur  among  people …

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