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Shortage of Midwives Spurs Maternal, Infant Mortality in Lake, Western Zones

Shortage of Midwives Spurs Maternal, Infant Mortality in Lake, Western Zones

Lake and Western zone regions are facing a high maternal and infant mortality rate due to shortages of midwives in the health facilities. The remark was made here on Friday by Mwanza Regional Commissioner (RC) in a speech read on his behalf by the Assistant Administrative Secretary (AAS), Mr Rubonzibwa Projestus, when he was officiating […]

Death At Night, The story Of Igbologun Community

Death At Night, The story Of Igbologun Community

“Emeka, who lives in Mama P compound in the community, also lost his wife along with a set of twins while Daramola lost his wife and is left to bring up their baby alone. What the three men have in common is that their wives fell into labour at night. Bolanle, David’s wife, 27, may […]

GE and Miller Center for Social Entrepreneurship Partner to Accelerate Mother and Child Health Innovation in Sub-Saharan Africa

GE and Miller Center for Social Entrepreneurship Partner to Accelerate Mother and Child Health Innovation in Sub-Saharan Africa

GE and Santa Clara University’s Miller Center for Social Entrepreneurship today announced a partnership that blends Silicon Valley entrepreneurial acumen with venture impact investing to tackle one of the world’s most pressing problems: maternal and child health. The partnership will focus on a training and mentoring program for social entrepreneurs working on maternal and child […]