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AAFP: Modern contraceptive rate to go up by 27% in 2020

The Federal Government in collaboration with key stakeholders and partners have pledged to achieve a Contraceptive Prevalence Rate (CPR) of 27 per cent among women by 2020.

Group urges fed govt to eliminate barriers to access contraceptives by adolescents

The New HIV Vaccine and Microbicide Advocacy Society (NHVMAS), an NGO, has urged the Federal Government and the international community to eliminate barriers to access of contraceptives by adolescents.

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Zamfara Senator Marafa declares governorship ambition

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England expects as dark horses Belgium launch World Cup campaign

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Dedryck Boyata starts in defence as Hazard leads Belgium against Panama

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NIRSAL: Cassava exploitation can accelerate Africa’s economic transformation

The Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL) says exploiting the potential in cassava can accelerate Africa’s economic transformation.