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26.5 Million Nigerian Children Lack Access To Water, Says UNICEF

  The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) on Monday said that nearly one-third of Nigerian children lack access to enough water. In a statement marking World Water Day, UNICEF said more than 1.42 billion people including 450 million children are living in areas of high or extremely high water vulnerability in the world. “The world’s … Continue reading 26.5 Million Nigerian Children Lack Access To Water, Says UNICEF Read Full Story

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COVID-19 can have adverse effects on children, says haematologist as research links rare immune disease to virus

Head of Haematology and Blood Transfusion at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba, Prof. Sulaimon Akanmu, saysCOVID-19 can have adverse effects on children, but that the number of those infected, so far, are limited because they have adaptive immunity. Akanmu spoke in reaction to a new research which links a rare immune disease in children...

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Dewi Jones obituary

My father, Dewi Jones, who has died aged 90, was a consultant in child and adolescent psychiatry who took a lead role in setting up and organising mental health services for young people in and around Liverpool. He helped to integrate university traini... Read Full Story