‘5,000 newborn deaths annually’
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By MUSONDA MANGILASHI and JANE MWANSA –
ZAMBIA records around 5,000 cases of newborn babies dying prematurely every year due to direct pre-term complications, the Ndola Teaching Hospital (NTH) has said.
NTH head of clinical care Misa Funjika told a World Day Prematurity commemoration gathering in Ndola yesterday that some 84,000 babies were born early every year in Zambia.

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