Day: August 27, 2020

NIGERIA CONVENES MAIDEN VIRTUAL NATIONAL NUTRITION SUMMIT- FG PLEDGES REVITALIZATION OF PHCS AND PROVISION OF NUTRITION SERVICES

Nigeria has convened her first virtual National Nutrition Summit with theme “Harnessing Innovative Financing Options for Nutrition-unravelling the bottlenecks”. The Virtual meeting was convened by the wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, through her pet project, Aisha Buhari Foundation, in collaboration with the International Society of Media in Public […]

2020 WBW: 20,000 NIGERIAN CHILDREN WOULD BE SAVED WITH PRACTICE OF EXCLUSIVE BREASTFEEDING, SAYS HEALTH MINISTER

Over the years, Nigeria has joined more than 170 countries to commemorate the World Breastfeeding Week, a weeklong series of activities from August 1 to 7, every year. This year’s commemoration was aimed at informing people about the links between breastfeeding and the environment/climate change, anchoring breastfeeding as a climate-smart […]

ENUGU HEALTH COMMISSIONER COMMENDS CS-SUNN UNDER THE SUN MOVEMENT POOLED FUND INITIATIVE

The Honourable Commissioner for Health, Enugu State, Dr. Obi Emmanuel Ikechukwu has lauded the SUN Movement Pooled Fund initiative and commended CS-SUNN for electing Enugu state as a beneficiary of the project. He gave the commendation when members of CS-SUNN, Enugu State Chapter, paid an advocacy visit to his office […]

CS-SUNN ENGAGES TRADITIONAL, RELIGIOUS LEADERS AND COMMUNITY HEADS ON OPTIMAL INFANT AND YOUNG CHILD FEEDING PRACTICES

CS-SUNN team recently visited the village head of Tudun Wada and Gama Communities in Kano State.  The visit was aimed at informing the community about the importance of adequate nutrition to mother and child as well as the need to promote Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF) practices at the […]