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Bayelsa women urged to key into safe motherhood campaign

By Samuel Oyadongha

YENAGOA—BAYELSA State Government has urged women in the state to key into its safe motherhood initiative to enjoy the benefits of the programme.

It noted that apart from registering and receiving free ante-natal care, enrolees of the safe mother initiative will get free insecticide treated mosquito nets, HIV/AIDS screening, tetanus injection and routine immunization.

Other benefits, according to the government,  include free diagnostic tests where necessary as well as a monthly incentive of N3,000 from point of registration in the programme up until two months after delivery.

 

 


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