UNICEF seeks adoption of health insurance to tackle child mortality

The United Nations Children’s Fund in collaboration with the Oyo State Government has called for the adoption of the health insurance scheme to tackle child mortality in the country.
The call was made during a media workshop on Wednesday, in Ibadan, Oyo State.
The workshop was titled, ‘Changing the narrative on child mortality through health insurance.’
Speaking on ‘Access to health insurance: A gateway to achieve Universal Health Coverage for all in Nigeria,’ a health specialist with UNICEF, Dr Ijeoma Agbo, stated that the percentage of the population