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NAWOJ urges mothers to breastfeed babies

The Nigerian Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ), Bauchi state Chapter has called on the mothers to exclusively breastfeed their children from age 0 to six months for improved health of their babies.

The Chairperson of the union, Mrs. Afsa Bulak who stated this yesterday while speaking in Bauchi added that “the breast of a mother contain 90 percent of water, so there is no need for any mother to feed her child with ordinary water at the stage”.

The Association also donated items worth hundreds of thousands of naira to mothers in the state to mark the 2018 World Breastfeeding Day.

Speaking in Tirwun area of the state, the chairperson of NAWOJ, Bulak said that the items were donated to the women to celebrate World Day Breastfeeding.

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