Thought Leadership Series

Why Nigeria must care about Neglected Tropical Diseases


Editor’s Note: This week our Thought Leadership Article beams a spotlight on a diverse group of communicable diseases that affect more than one billion people. Femi…More

The tricky mask of depression and the culture of denial in Nigeria


Editor’s Note: This week our Thought Leadership Article beams a spotlight on the invisible but alarming disease of depression in Nigeria. Dr. Mona-Lisa Kwentoh is…More

The Challenge Initiative: Putting Family Planning Investment in Nigeria on the front burner


Editor’s Note: This week’s Thought Leadership piece comes from Dr. Victor Igharo and Dr. Olukunle Omotoso from The Challenge Initiative (TCI) Nigeria, a four-year intervention…More

“Does Leadership Matter” in the Nigerian health sector?


The greatest challenges and the greatest opportunities that any unit in society has begins with its pattern of leadership. Who makes those decisions that create…More

The silent thief of sight: Early detection can prevent blindness from Glaucoma


Editor’s Note: Glaucoma is the leading cause of irreversible blindness in the world, with the highest number affected in Sub-Saharan Africa. This week (March 12…More