Factors Responsible for High Infant and Maternal Mortality in Nigeria

Factors Responsible for High Infant and Maternal Mortality in Nigeria; A Case Study of Abakaliki, Ebonyi State.

Introduction

High infant and maternal mortality death is a tragedy, many children are rendered motherless, such children are deprived of maternal care which goes a long way to affect adversely both their physiological and psychological development. Equally, many mothers are rendered childless. The majority of these pitiable situations are due to infant and maternal mortality. [Read more…]