As part of efforts to promote good sanitary condition and hygienic practice in the country, the Minister of Environment, Housing and Urban Development, Halima Tayo Alao has called for a positive attitudinal and behavioral change among Nigerians to enhance their health and well being.
The Minister made the remarks in a keynote address presented at the North-west zonal campaign on hand washing held in Katsina.
(…) The North-west campaign is the first in the series of the hand washing campaign in the six geo-political zones of the country. It will be recalled that the First Lady, Hajia Turai Yar’Adua performed the national launch of the campaign in May 2008.
Source: Onyebuchi Ezigbo, This Day / allAfrica.com, 23 Jun 2008