Thursday, 14 September 2017 / Published in News
ETS drives down maternal deaths in a time of crisis
When an expecting mother in a community with the nearest health facility several hours’ walking distance away starts having painful contractions, a taxi driver from her neighbouring community is her quickest way to medical attention. Joseph Isuwa from Kaduna, knows the journey to the General Hospital Kwoi in Jaba well: he is a volunteer trained
Tuesday, 25 April 2017 / Published in News
A fully immunised child has a better chance of growing into a healthy adult, simply put, vaccines work! One in every five children in sub-Saharan Africa are still unreached, despite the fact vaccines are one of the most successful means to prevent diseases that lead to child deaths. According to the World Health Organization (WHO),
Saturday, 15 April 2017 / Published in News
Alh. Abdulaziz Yari, the Executive Governor of Zamfara State has pledged to sustain activities of the Maternal Newborn and Child Health Programme (MNCH2) in the state. The Governor made the pledge on Monday during an engagement with key stakeholders including the Honourable Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole and the Executive Director, National Primary Health Care Development
Thursday, 13 April 2017 / Published in News
Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasir Elrufai has commended the Department for International Development for making a difference in the livelihoods of the people in Kaduna state especially mothers and children through their health investments. Source: See the full story on Nigeria Healthwatch in this link
Thursday, 13 April 2017 / Published in News
Prof. Adewole calls on state govt to match partners’ interventions with commitment. The Honorable Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole has called on state governments to match the efforts of development partners by showing strong commitment to strengthening health systems through the provision of required human and financial resources for the primary healthcare system. Professor
Monday, 27 March 2017 / Published in News
From The Nation The UK Department for International Development (DFID) has donated medical equipment and furniture worth N73, 543,358 million to Yobe State Government. The medical equipment which were handed over to the State Government through the State Team Leader of MNCH2, Mr. Zanna Omar Ali and were received by the State Commissioner for Health
Thursday, 02 February 2017 / Published in News
Opening Ceremony by Kano state Governor  HE Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of renovated delivery ward in the maternity section of Murtala Muhammad Hospital that MNCH2 conducted today February 02, 2017.
Sunday, 04 September 2016 / Published in News
Governor Nasir Ahmed El-Rufai of Kaduna State signs Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Department for International Development (DFID) Minister and representative of Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) to improve performance of PHCs in Kaduna State.
Friday, 19 August 2016 / Published in News
Stakeholders in the health sector drawn from across the North West states and Yobe as well as development institutions and partners gathered in Kaduna under the auspices of the Saving One Million Lives Program for Results (SOMLP4R) from the 16th to the 17th of August 2016 for better understanding and peer review toward the operationalization
Wednesday, 27 July 2016 / Published in News
Kim Bredhauer, the CEO of the Palladium Group was in Kano for a two day visit. The CEO visited the Primary Health Care (PHC) in Gwagwarwa Nassarawa LGA in Kano State where he was taken round the health facility by the chairman of the Facility Health Committee. Also present were the village head of Gama