Torchlight Series

The Ultimate #HealthMeetsTechNG Hack: Funding Healthcare with plastic waste

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Where can you feel excited, anxious, inspired, passionate and enlightened, all within 72 hours? These were the emotions at the 2019 #HealthMeetsTechNG hackathon, held in…More

A Chill on Disease: Gricd Frij, a homegrown solution to Nigeria’s Cold Chain Constraints

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When Oghenetega Iortm, CEO of GRICD, a cold chain and logistics company spoke at the 2019 Health Watch Forum in Abuja themed “Prevent Epidemics: Immunise,”…More

No More Absence: Abuja NGO works to improve menstrual health for schoolgirls

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Sylvia Egar was 13 years old in 2017 when she started her period for the first time. Her mother had never discussed the menstrual cycle…More

Mamacare: Using health education to improve maternal and child health in Lagos State.

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Lagos Island Maternity Hospital is one of the best known public health facilities in Lagos, which has for many years, served communities on Lagos Island…More

Oloibiri to Abuja: Sustainable People-centered investments in primary and tertiary care

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A blue Toyota Corolla pulled to a stop inside the hospital premises and a middle-aged woman helped a frail young boy into the outpatient unit.…More

Reducing maternal deaths: How one NGO is changing the narrative for new mothers in Ebonyi State

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Lead Writers: Ugonna Ofonagoro, Michael Atima and McHenry Igwe It was a long drive to get to Odenigbo community in Ikwo Local Government Area (LGA),…More

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