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“Health Meets Social Media” at #SMWLagos

If you look hard, you will find that at the heart of the growth in the Nigerian economy is the drive, innovation and resilience of young Nigerians. From the new generation banks to the telecommunication firms, from new media to Nollywood, young people are re-defining business in Nigeria. Sadly, the health sector has predominantly excluded […]

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Can technology-based measurement transform the Nigerian Health Sector?

The Nigerian Banking Sector is almost unrecognizable compared to where it was just a few years ago. As a consumer, you can get cash from almost any ATM in Nigeria, transact business in any bank, pay for goods by mobile phone, and confirm transactions in seconds. You have access to statements 24/7, at least as […]

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A Health Innovation Challenge for Nigeria’s Healthcare Space

While the experience of the average Nigerian with several sectors of the economy has evolved through the use of technology over the past decade, there has been minimal impact on the health sector. This guest post describes an initiative that intends to change that. By Alex Chiejina Many incubation and innovation platforms in Nigeria target information technology […]