Kano civil society organizations have originated the advocacy to scale up nutrition to curb the threat posed by malnutrition to the lives of people in the state.
The secretary, Civil Society Scaling Up Nutrition in Nigeria (CS-SUNN), Kano state chapter, Ahmed Tijjani, in an exclusive chat with Judicial Sketch, said civil society groups under the aegis of CS-SUNN have instigated painstaking campaign to fight against malnutrition in the state.
According to him, fighting the menace of malnutrition called for a re-strategized tactics and restructuring, explaining that the group under the leadership of has commenced the mobilization of state actors to generate evidence that would help in actualizing their call for scaling up nutrition in Kano State.
He stated that the group has also commenced work to secure food and nutrition in Kano, adding that research and communications efforts have been initiated to pursue the improvements needed in the area of nutrition in the state.
He said various committees have been set up and activated to pursue the scaling up of nutrition in the state within the shortest time.