FG’s family planning policy pivotal to basic healthcare service in Nigeria — Expert

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An obstetrics and gynaecologist, Professor Josiah Mutihir has urged the Federal government to review Nigeria’s family planning policy, backing it up with a blueprint. This is in a bid to ensure increased access to family planning information and services as a basic healthcare service in the country.

Profesor Mutihir, in his inaugural lecture entitled “Family Planning and Contraception: The Truth, The Whole Truth and Nothing But the Truth” at the University of Jos, declared that this would be a demonstration of genuine government’s commitment towards achieving the FP 2030 goals.

The expert declared that central to ensuring increased access to family planning information and services…



Source: Nigerian Tribune