Owens M Wiwa

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There are about 1 million small arms in Nigeria, which contribute to a large number of politically motivated killings. These are mainly sectarian (Christian and Muslim) and ethnic, over land and water rights and the relationship between the activities of companies and the environment. In the Ogoni region of the Niger Delta, with a population of half a(More)
BACKGROUND Nigeria is a key target country in the global effort toward elimination of mother-to-child transmission of HIV. Low coverage of prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) interventions, adherence, and retention-in-care rates in HIV-positive pregnant women are contributing factors to high mother-to-child transmission of HIV (MTCT) rates.(More)
Survivors of human-initiated disaster are at high risk for mental disorder, most notably post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Studies of PTSD have tended to focus on soldiers returning home after combat or on refugees living in resettlement countries under conditions of relative safety. However, most survivors of human-initiated disasters continue to live(More)
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