October 8, 2016

Nigerian government compiles list of poor, vulnerable people

Maryam Uwais, the special adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on social interventions, has revealed that the federal government is to open a register for the poor and vulnerable persons. She made this known on Friday during an interview with NAN. She said the register would promote due process and reduce the […]
June 30, 2016

Will Nigerian government consider Finland’s baby boxes to reduce infant deaths?

Are you a new parent who has spent a lot on expensive cots, prams and Moses baskets, you obviously might find it a bit odd to be told to put your baby to sleep in a cardboard box. But in Finland, it’s the norm. Their government has given every expectant […]