Taraba to spend N30m on family planning

Taraba to spend N30m on family planning Darius Ishaku, Taraba state governor. The Taraba Government has earmarked N30 million for Family Planning (FP) services in its 2019 budget, Dr Ahmed Kara, the Director, Hospital Services in the state Ministry of Health, has said. Kara disclosed this on Tuesday in Jalingo at the opening of a two-day “Budget Tracking, Monitor and Process Training and Advocacy Core Group Work Plan Development Meeting’’. Kara is also the Chairman of the Advocacy Core Group (ACG) of FP in the state. According to him, this is part of measures to ensure that couples have children by choice and not by chance. “This dedicated budget line which family planning advocates in the state have been yearning for, is coming for the first time several years after the state was created out of the defunct state of Gongola in 1991. Read More: https://www.pmnewsnigeria.com/2019/05/21/taraba-to-spend-n30m-on-family-...

Release Date: 
Wednesday, May 22, 2019