Wives of the 36 States Governors have been commended for the role they play in reducing the spate of maternal and child mortality in Nigeria.
The commendation was made by First Lady of Nigeria, Dr Mrs Aisha Muhammadu Buhari during a Mid-Term Peer Review session on Governors Wives Advocacy Coalition (GWAC) held at the State House, Abuja.
Mrs Buhari recalled the day in October 2017, when she signed a commitment with the wives of Governors to champion the cause of RMNCAH+N, the commitment that led to the Governors’ Wives Advocacy Coalition.
“We all realized the need to aggressively address the issues to avoid a situation where women will have to choose whether to give birth to a child or stay alive”, said the First Lady.
She expressed her excitement over their performance…