Governor of Kebbi State launches the new European Union- Maternal New-born Child Health (EU-MNCH) project
November 21, 2013 - Birnin Kebbi. The Governor of Kebbi State His Excellency, Saidu Usman Nasamu Dakingari, launched the new European Union- Maternal New-born Child Health (EU-MNCH) project in the state’s capital.
New EU Support to Scale Up of Maternal and Newborn Health Outcomes for Adamawa and Kebbi States of Nigeria
September 2013 - Adamawa State Government, National Planning Commission, EU and UNICEF launched the new project in Yola, Adamawa State on 19th September 2013. The EU is providing €30M, the Government of Nigeria will provide €1M to Adamawa and Kebbi
The community-led sanitation revolution in Nigeria
5 August 2013 - Betty Torkwase Ikyaator and her team are ‘triggering’ Nigerian communities one by one to stop defecating in the open – and children are healthier, for their efforts.
Polio survivors striving for Polio free Nigeria
1 August 2013 - Polio-stricken since the age of three, 38-year-old Karima Usman struggles to peddle her tricycle with her hands as she navigates the rain-lashed and slushed bylanes of Yamma-II ward of the Katsina Local Government Area.
Mother of polio-affected girl opens doors to vaccination – and helps rid Nigeria of polio for good
May 2013 - Hafsat may not be able to read, but she never forgets a name, or a child. Her own tragedy was too great. "Where are Hassan, Hassana and the other kids?" Hafsat asks the woman of the house from the doorway.