Thought Leadership Series

Crafting tailored training to improve healthcare leadership capacity: The LEAPS example


“Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.” Jim John Continuous capacity development is integral in healthcare service delivery and…More

From Zero to Six: Can breastfeeding our babies accelerate Nigeria’s development? #WBWNG2018


Every first week of August Nigeria joins the rest of the world to commemorate World Breastfeeding Week. Yet, if statistics are anything to go by, one might…More

Face to face with Nigeria’s ailing emergency health system: One daughter’s story


Editor’s Note: This week’s blog comes from a Nigeria Health Watch team member. She writes about coming head to head with the challenges facing Nigeria’s…More

Gasping for Air: Doctor’s death exposes inherent risks of Nigerian public hospitals


By Dr. Ifeanyi Nsofor and Patience Adejo (Lead Writers) Editor’s Note: On the 19th of June, 2018, headlines of Nigerian newspapers carried a shocking piece…More

Neonatal Health: Are Nigeria’s newborns being left behind?


Hussein (not real name) was born preterm at 27 weeks, weighing about half a kilogram (0.5kg). Hussein’s mother did not get to see her son…More

Results are out! Data is the new oil for health planning in Nigeria


The planning process is one of the most important factors in ensuring the success of any project. This is true if you are running a…More

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