Present at the event were around 200 participants comprised of traditional leaders, doctors and other experts from the field of maternal health, and officials from the Federal and Jigawa State
Ministry of Health and Jigawa State
is within the north western part of Nigeria.
"We have about two million people affected," in a state which has 4.3 million people, Umar Kyari, the spokesman of Jigawa state
, said on Friday.
We conclude that ADF's gift acceptance authority permits it to accept funds from Botswana, Namibia and Jigawa State
because those governments donate funds to supplement amounts that ADF grants to recipients within their respective states.
Unknown gunmen stormed Danladin Gumel of Sule Tankarkar local government area and kidnapped the 70-year-old mother of the Special Adviser to the Jigawa State
Governor on political affairs, Alhaji Yahaya Muhammed Bigman in the early hours of Tuesday.
He said while his father, Garba Atiku Abdulkadir, hailed from Wumo in the present-day Sokoto State, his mother, Aisha Kande, hailed from Dutse, now Jigawa State
The truck was on Friday intercepted with 48 motorcycles and 123 men coming from Jigawa State
The affected people, who were paraded at the headquarters of the Task Force, by the chairman of the agency, Mr Yinka Egbeyemi, were all from Jigawa State
The first, on rice milling plant in Jigawa State
, and the second, on packaging and storage strategies of perishable farm produce in northern Nigeria and the third, a compilation of regions where perishable produce are cultivated in 19 northern states.