First Lady, Aisha Buhari tasks nursing-mothers on exclusive breastfeeding.

Written by on January 3, 2022

The First Lady, Mrs Aisha Buhari, has called on women, especially nursing mothers to ensure their babies are exclusively breastfeeding for the health and well-being of the babies.

Mrs Buhari Represented by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on African First Ladies Peace Mission Dr. Mairo Al-Makura was speaking on Saturday at the Bwari General Hospital, when she received the first baby of the year in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

She also stressed the need for them to always visit hospitals for their antenatal and postnatal care to guard their babies from challenges associated with maternal and child mortality.

Mrs Buhari also used the occasion to remind stakeholders on the need to advance the course of protecting women and children from all forms of abuse in the society.

While welcoming the first baby of the year 2022, the first lady thanked the organisers of the event, especially Federal Ministry of Women Affairs for their support to women and children in the country

Seun Fakorede

 


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