EU donates N102m to tackle malnutrition in Sokoto, Zamfara


THE European Union (EU) is allocating an additional €300 000 (N102m) in humanitarian aid to provide life-saving treatment to undernourished children in Nigeria’s northwestern states of Sokoto and Zamfara.

This was contained in a statement by Hilaire Avril, Regional Information Officer for North, West and Central Africa, European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (ECHO), issued to newsmen on Wednesday in Abuja.

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Avril said the funds would allow the United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) to provide undernourished children and their mothers with immediate nutrition treatment.

She said mobile health teams…

Source: Nigerian Tribune