Half of Jigawa children stunted –UNICEF

Ahmed Abubakar, Dutse

Bauchi Chief Field Officer of the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF),  Mr. Bhanu Pathak, who was represented by the UNICEF’s Nutrition Specialist, Philomena Irene said, cases of stunted children in Jigawa State reached an alarming propotion of 54 percent, which means in every 10 children, five are stunted.

Pathak revealed this at a two-day capacity building…


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