Government and relevant agencies have been enjoined to embark on intensive sensitization of the public on the need for proper nutrition.
The wife of Niger state governor, Dr Amina Bello made the call at a meeting organized by the state committee on nutrition in collaboration with UNICEFheld in Minna, the state capital.
Dr Amina Bello stressed the need for advocacy and sensitization to educate critical stakeholders on the importance of adequate feeding.
She said government and relevant agencies must embark on proper monitoring of sachet water companies to ensure compliance with standards.
Correspondent Rita Durumi reports that the State Nutritionist, Amina Isah pointed that the committee was working tireless to improve nutrition situation in the state.