Thought Leadership Series

#HealthMeetsTechNG Hackathon: Tech solutions for Nigeria’s infectious diseases


The Nigerian healthcare system currently faces many challenges, from inadequate infrastructure to gaps in key health policy implementation and the absence of effective multi-sectoral partnerships.…More

Tackling Nigeria’s codeine crisis is a marathon, not a sprint


“…drug abuse is with us. It’s happening closer to us than we can imagine. It’s wrecking our youths, our future, our pride. All hands must…More

Will the 1% be a game changer in Nigeria’s 2019 elections?


How can a country pass a law and almost four years later we are only now getting round to implementation? It is no secret that…More

Consensus from #NaijaMen4FP Forum: Men must take their place as family planning change agents for a healthier Nigeria


The first Health Watch Forum of 2018, organised by Nigeria Health Watch with the support of partners, brought together a dynamic group of speakers and…More

Where are the Men in the Family Planning Discourse? – #NaijaMen4FP


From inception, family planning interventions and responsibility for the uptake of family planning commodities has pre-dominantly been targeted at women. This seems logical, as women…More

SimEx: Fine-tuning Nigeria’s response to potential disease outbreaks


Editor’s Note: This week in Abuja the Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH) alongside the World Health Organisation (WHO), the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) and the National Primary Health Care…More

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