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The Federal Ministry Ministry of Health has announced that international heath donor agency, the Global Fund, will continue its support for the country in the areas of funding, drugs and research development against  killer diseases, notably AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria.

The United Nations through its agency, United Nation Children's Fund (UNICEF) has decried the rate of violence against children in the country. The Chief of UNICEF, Bauchi Field Office, Abdulai Kai made this known yesterday in Bauchi, during a press briefing organized to commemorate this year's children's day celebration.

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The Aguma of Gwagwalada Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Alhaji Magaji Mohammed has lamented the spate of growing mortality rate in the area, calling on government to urgently address the concern by increasing budgetary allocation to the health sector to improve child and family health services rendered across health facilities in the country.