Torchlight Series

How Lagos State is tackling the challenge of alternative birth methods


By Olufemi Omotayo and Agnes Udosen (Lead Writers) “This article was produced in collaboration with Maternal Figures, a database of maternal health interventions implemented in…More

Obio PMTCT Clinic: Compassionate, Confidential & Patient Centred


Most mothers look forward to a lifetime of giving their offspring gifts, beginning with the gift of life. Imagine the devastation that some face when…More

#Innovate4COVID19: How 3 organisations are fighting the novel Coronavirus in Africa


By Adaobi Ezeokoli & Thelma Thomas (Lead Writers) Every year since 2015, Nigeria Health Watch has organised the Future of Health Conference, our flagship event,…More

Scaling up COVID-19 testing - Active case finding in the FCT


Community members share their motivation for coming forward for testing. For some, anxiety not knowing their status and wanting to protect their family encouraged them…More

Start where you are: Lessons on community-led COVID-19 relief efforts


By Dr. Ron Ikpe (Guest Writer) It was a Wednesday morning just like any other, the date was the 13th of March 2019. They all…More

Stronger Together: How Big Business is helping Nigeria combat #COVID19


Beti Baiye & Dara Ajala-Damisa (Lead Writers) All around us, we see and hear of how individuals and businesses are pitching in to help in…More

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