FG Urge Pastors and Imams to Encourage Religious People To Start Using Condoms For Making Love

Date: 05-07-2017 10:34 am (3 years ago) | Author: onuigbo felicia
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The National Population Commission has called on religious leaders to start encouraging their members on the importance child-spacing.
The commission urged them to encourage their followers to start using female contraceptives and condoms.
The NPC Chairman, Eze Duruiheoma (SAN), said this at an event held in commemoration of the 2017 World Population Day in Abuja on Monday.
He identified the culture of having large families as one of the biggest causes of poverty in Nigeria.
Duruiheoma said, “Having a large army of children who are not catered for because the mothers are denied access to family planning services is neither in the short nor long-term of any interest to any community.
‘Universal access to voluntary family planning can reduce maternal deaths by three and child deaths by as much as 20 per cent.”

According to him, “contraceptives provided by the United Nations Population Fund to Nigeria has the potential to prevent 11.7 million unintended pregnancies while almost 3.7 million unsafe abortions were prevented.
The NPC boss noted that the family planning services also helped to prevent 29,000 maternal deaths in Nigeria.
Duruiheoma stressed that use of condoms also helped in preventing the transmission of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections.
He lamented that the resistance to family planning was deeply rooted in cultural prejudices and

Posted: at 5-07-2017 10:34 AM (3 years ago) | Hero
- osayan1 at 5-07-2017 11:28 AM (3 years ago)
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Can u imagine rubish Govment say dis,
Posted: at 5-07-2017 11:28 AM (3 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- euwilliams at 5-07-2017 11:33 AM (3 years ago)
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Quote from: osayan1 on  5-07-2017 11:28 AM
Can u imagine rubish Govment say dis,

My guy no rubbish in it. Is good to teach them to use it since they can't hear the preaching of Iman and Pastor to stop the act. So let them use the raincoat please
Posted: at 5-07-2017 11:33 AM (3 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- ruthie at 5-07-2017 11:47 AM (3 years ago)
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better... no dey born anyhow Grin
Posted: at 5-07-2017 11:47 AM (3 years ago) | Hero
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- Zaki68 at 5-07-2017 12:29 PM (3 years ago)
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OUR RELIGIOUS LEADERS ARE ABOUT MONEY
Posted: at 5-07-2017 12:29 PM (3 years ago) | Upcoming
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- gogoman at 5-07-2017 12:32 PM (3 years ago)
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TELL THAT TO THOSE CATHOLIC BABES
Posted: at 5-07-2017 12:32 PM (3 years ago) | Addicted Hero
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- eric2000 at 5-07-2017 01:35 PM (3 years ago)
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Quote from: osayan1 on  5-07-2017 11:28 AM
Can u imagine rubish Govment say dis,
why is it rubbish...what is wrong in advocating birth control and the prevention of sexual transmitted disease?
Posted: at 5-07-2017 01:35 PM (3 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- Akinzbobo at 8-07-2017 01:53 AM (3 years ago)
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Quote from: osayan1 on  5-07-2017 11:28 AM
Can u imagine rubish Govment say dis,
Guy, dey use your head naw.
Posted: at 8-07-2017 01:53 AM (3 years ago) | Newbie
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