MamaYe has launched in Gombe State. We are pleased to present to you, sons and daughters of the soil who have contributed immensely to the improvement of maternal and newborn health in the State.
The disclosure was made during the launching of the MamaYe campaign in Gombe State. The Health Commissioner, who spoke at the occasion, also mentioned how the government has trained and increased the number of nurses and midwives.
What are the latest numbers on maternal and newborn health in Nigeria? How do they vary between urban and rural areas? When young Nigerian women are educated, how much more likely are they to gain access to contraception?
The Commission on Information and Accountability (COIA) tracks progress on maternal and child health and we've visualised the latest numbers.
Check out all of the infographics, source data and analysis here.