First Lady Aisha Muhammadu Buhari represented by Mairo Al-Makura, the Special Assistant to the President on African First Ladies Peace Mission was at Karu Primary Health Care Centre where the first baby of the new decade and year 2021 was delivered. The First Baby of the New Year, Baby Aliyu arrived at exactly 12. 00 am on January 1st, 2021 to the family of Mr & Mrs. Adamu Abubakar, indigenes of Biu, Borno State, and residents of the FCT.
Mrs Buhari welcomed Aliyu and all the other children born on new year’s day in FCT with baby gifts including post-natal care products, other nutritional supplies, and cash presents.
Mrs Buhari also advocated for child spacing as a means of improving the health and well-being of mothers and their newborn babies
The Karu Primary Healthcare Center Director, Akila Udoji, thanked the First Lady for recognizing their healthcare center for receiving the gifts and also for the advocacy for the new mothers.
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