Sunday, 07 March, 2021

Illegal abortions responsible for mysterious deaths in Azare- Bauchi government reveals result of findings…


An investigation carried out by the Bauchi State Primary Healthcare Development Agency has revealed that illegal abortion by unqualified medical practitioners is the cause of mysterious deaths in Azare and other local government areas in the northern part of the state. 

At least 200 women have died in Bauchi as a result of this and there are projections that the number could be more at the end of the investigation.

The Executive Chairman of the agency, Dr Rilwanu Mohammed, who disclosed this Friday, May 29, at an interactive session organized by the Bauchi State Public Health Media Network, said the investigation had not been concluded on the development, but preliminary findings had revealed that the number of such deaths was about 200, adding that the number could be more at the end of the investigation. 

Mohammed said the deaths resulted from unwanted and unplanned pregnancies by both married and unmarried women of childbearing ages who, after becoming pregnant, visited quack health workers to terminate the pregnancies. 

Illegal abortions responsible for mysterious deaths in Azare ?Bauchi?government reveals result of findings

He said the lack of understanding of the importance of child spacing as well as ignorance of what to do with such pregnancies had become a major problem to family health in the state. 

He emphasized the need for adequate sex education for the girl-child by parents, particularly mothers, to reduce unwanted pregnancies, thereby reducing deaths from complications

0 comments on “Illegal abortions responsible for mysterious deaths in Azare- Bauchi government reveals result of findings…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Recommended Hosting

Web Hosting

Recommended Hosting

Web Hosting

BlogMagazine Pro

BlogMagazine Pro is a premium plugin of BlogMagazine theme with cool and beautiful design which includes various layout, Social timeline options, posts/categories, typography options etc better way.

About Theme

BlogMagazine is a blog theme with cool and beautiful design which includes various layout to show your posts/categories in better way.It will works good as a Blog Website, or in categories like: Fashion, Sport, Design, Games Themes, Games and Blog

About Theme

BlogMagazine is a blog theme with cool and beautiful design which includes various layout to show your posts/categories in better way.It will works good as a Blog Website, or in categories like: Fashion, Sport, Design, Games Themes, Games and Blog

March 2021
M T W T F S S
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031  

BlogMagazine Pro

BlogMagazine Pro is a premium plugin of BlogMagazine theme with cool and beautiful design which includes various layout, Social timeline options, posts/categories, typography options etc better way

Ads Banner

Liverpool vs Atletico Madrid match to be investigated

Social Profile