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ARFH, CSOs call on Nigerian government to honour family planning pledges

4th April 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

[caption id="attachment_4693" align="aligncenter" width="702"] ARFH President, Professor O. A. Ladipo addressing participants at the family planning meeting convened by AAFP on March 27, 2018 at Abuja.[/caption] At a press briefing, experts have called on Nigerian government to honour pledges made…

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World Tuberculosis Day 2018: Stop TB Partnership Nigeria holds road walk for TB awareness

[caption id="attachment_4675" align="aligncenter" width="880"] Cross section of participants at the road walk at Wuse market, Abuja[/caption] On Saturday, 20th March 2018, Stop TB Partnership Nigeria in collaboration with the National Tuberculosis, Buruli Ulcer and Leprosy Control Programme (NTBLCP) in commemoration…

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Nigeria launches new paediatric anti-TB medication for Tuberculosis treatment

26th March 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

[caption id="attachment_4669" align="alignleft" width="1024"] The Honorable Minister of Health unveiling the new anti-TB drugs at the World Tuberculosis Day Ministerial Press Briefing, on Friday March, 23, 2018.[/caption] Nigeria’s Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole during a ministerial press briefing in…

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World Tuberculosis Day 2018, on the search for TB Leaders in Nigeria

16th March 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

  [caption id="attachment_4651" align="alignnone" width="766"] L-R: Dr Ahmad (NTBLCP), Prof. O. A Ladipo (President, ARFH), Dr Minal Amin (USAID), Dr Bassey Nsa (ChallengeTB), Dr Berthrand Odume (USCDC), Mr Mayowa (KNCV) at the Pre-World Tuberculosis Day Press Conference held on March…

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9th March 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

Image Source: Daily Mail For thousands of years, millions of Nigerian girls have been told they belong to the kitchen and ‘the other room.’ Girls as young as 9 years have been pulled out of school, and introduced to men…

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The 21st Century Nigerian Woman: Her Body, Her rights!

57 years after Independence, Nigeria remains one of the harshest places in the world for women[i]. The average Nigerian woman is exposed to child marriage, domestic abuse, sexual abuse, gender discrimination in the work space and is deprived of opportunities…

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ARFH’s Fraud Reporting Telephone Lines and Email Address

The hotlines are as follows: +2348073111514 +2347038993592 Email:

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Health Minister Inaugurates ARFH’s CEO and 25 others as National Advocates for Health

Nigeria's Minister for Health, Professor Isaac Adewole, inaugurated ARFH's President/CEO, Professor Oladapo Ladipo, as a National Advocate for Health, along with 25 others in Abuja on November 27th 2017. The certificate, signed by the Federal Ministry of Health and Health Policy…

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WORLD AIDS DAY: ARFH’s CSS Project Has Referred 207,096 People for HIV Testing so far in 2017

World AIDS Day, designated on December 1st of every year is dedicated to HIV/AIDS awareness creation and education on AIDS prevention and control. The Theme of this year’s campaign is “Right to health” and the World Health Organization (WHO) is…

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Easy Access to Emergency Contraceptives Will Reduce Unplanned Pregnancies And Maternal Mortality Rate

[caption id="attachment_4471" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] L-R: Dr Ejike Oji (Chair, AAFP), Prof Oladapo Ladipo (President/CEO, ARFH) and Prof Adeyemi Adekunle (EC training manuals consultants)[/caption] VIDEO: ARFH, FMoH and Family Planning Stakeholders Review Emergency Contraceptive Pills Training Manuals for Nigeria The…

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