Birth complications kill around 50,000 Nigerian women a year

In Nigeria, about 50,000 women die every year because of birth-related complications. It often happens while giving birth at home. Culture, cost and distance keep many from going to hospitals.

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    In Nigeria, about 50,000 women die every year because of birth-related complications. It often happens while giving birth at home.

    Culture, cost and distance keep many from going to hospitals.

    Al Jazeera's Catherine Soi reports from Sokoto.


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