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How Nigerian Women Prevented Two Million Unwanted Pregnancies In 2018 – ICFP

The International Conference on Family Planning (ICFP) is currently underway in Kigali, Rwanda. The conference co-hosted by Rwanda’s Ministry of Health, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health is scheduled to end today, 15th of

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Family Planning: 6 Things You Ought To Know About Spacing Your Pregnancies

Ogbugoh Terundu Joy Babies are beautiful creatures who bring joy to our homes and laughter to our hearts. But these little fragile beings need care and providence which places huge demands on our finances, physical, emotional and mental resources. Spacing

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”Forcing a Muslim to Do Family Planning Is Forcing Him to Violate the Rule of His Religion” – Hon. Kazaure

Honorable Gudaji Kazaure of Katsina state, a member of Nigeria’s House of Representatives representing Kazaure/Roni/Gwiwa/Yankwashi Constituency, made a statement in a video which showed him saying that family planning is unacceptable in Islam. The Honourable Member, during a house’s session shared

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Dear MIMsters: Should I Stand My Grounds Or Succumb to My Husband’s Wants?

Hello Mimsters, I would like your advice or opinion on whether to stand my grounds or succumb to what my husband wants. I will be short and brief. I dated this guy for about 3 years plus when along the

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Dear MIMsters: After 5 Children, My Wife Still Doesn’t Want to Use Contraceptive

My wife and I have been married for 11 years with 5 kids. We planned to have 3 kids, our fourth and fifth child took me by surprise. My wife isn’t given to using contraceptive, even a condom because of

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Could Having Less Children Make You Wealthier? See Melinda Gates’ Viewpoint

Melinda Gates, the wife of the richest man in the world and the founder of Microsoft, Bill Gates, has revealed how family planning helps people in Africa to become healthier and wealthier, adding that women without contraceptives become locked in “a

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”We recommend a 1000 day birth spacing for better health and life of mother and child.” Toyin Saraki On Family Planning

Yesterday, Founder-President of the Well-being Foundation Africa, Toyin Ojora- Saraki delivered the keynote speech during the Women Pre-Conference of the 4th Nigeria Family Planning Conference at the Centre for Women Development in Abuja, themed, “Women and Family Planning in Nigeria:

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Quadruplet Mum Finally Embraces Family Planning Method

Following the birthing of quadruplets, a 25-year-old mother of six children Patience Abantelhe, says she will embrace one family planning method before leaving the hospital in what she says is a step in the right direction. Abantelhe welcomed 3 boys and 1 girl at

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Researchers Say 73% of All Abortions Worldwide Are Done By Married Women

A recent research carried out have shocked many as it proved that the majority of women undergoing abortions are the married ones. According to a new study by the Guttmacher Institute and the World Health Organisation (WHO), no less than

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Why Family Planning Is Important

By Ripa Ajmera Throughout the majority of history, women and couples had to count solely on prayer and luck for family planning. Some couples who desired children were not able to have them. Other couples have desired fewer children or

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