Health worker attending to a newborn baby, in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Mai Tsebri Primary Hospital (Photo:UNICEF Ethiopia/2021/Demissew Bizuwerk) By Mihret G Kristos @MercyG_kirstos Addis Abeba - An alarming increase in newborn mortality rates in Seharti Samre district, located 40km from the capital of the Tigray region. At least 32

Mal-nourished child in Tigray (Photo:UNICEF) By Mihret G Kristos @MercyG_kirstos Addis Abeba – The Tigray regional health bureau said the number of under five children dying of acute malnutrition has increased by 28% between March and April amidst worsening humanitarian situation in the region. Mengsh Bahreslassie, nutrition coordinator at