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Traditional Birth Attendants as key influencers for linking Pregnant Women to HIV Testing Services

ARFH is implementing community HIV testing services in 46 Local Government Areas (LGAs)across Five Global Fund priority states – Akwa-Ibom, Imo, Kaduna, Oyo and Rivers. One of the key objectives of this intervention is to ensure that pregnant women and…

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How Cough Officers Can Change the Narrative in the Search for Missing TB Cases in Nigeria

[caption id="attachment_5200" align="alignnone" width="606"] ARFH Director of Programs, Mrs Kehinde Osinowo (Middle) flanked by HAF Programme Manager, Mr Oladipo Owoyomi with Cough Officers in Lagos State.[/caption] Nigeria is one of the most populous countries in the world with a population…

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ARFH rolls out the Resilient & Accelerated Scale-Up of DMPA-SC/Self-Injection Project in Nigeria

4th October 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

Investing in Family Planning has been identified as a “best buy” in accelerating the achievements of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The Government of Nigeria updated its commitment at the International Family Planning Summit in London, 2017, to achieve a…

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ARFH-LOPIN 1 Distributes HES Business Start-Up Items to 1,092 Enrolled Caregivers in Lagos, Rivers and Akwa-Ibom States

4th October 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

ARFH-LOPIN 1 DISTRIBUTES HES BUSINESS START-UP ITEMS TO 1,092 ENROLLED CAREGIVERS IN LAGOS, RIVERS AND AKWA-IBOM STATES [caption id="attachment_5203" align="alignnone" width="462"] Presentation of Business Startup items to beneficiaries at Akwa Ibom State[/caption] As part of the process to strengthen enrolled…

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International Day of Peace 2018: The Right to Peace – The Universal Declaration of Human Rights at 70

21st September 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

The International Day of Peace is commemorated every year on September 21. It is a UN observance day devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace within and among all nations and peoples in respect of the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG)…

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National Coalition of CSOs review Nigeria’s RMNCAH+N (GFF) Investment Case

20th September 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

A national coalition of Civil Society Organizations convened to review Nigeria's RMNCAH+N Investment Case with the Global Funding Facility (GFF) to evaluate the country’s coverage of Reproductive, Maternal, Neonatal, and Adolescent Health plus Nutrition investment priorities and gaps; and develop…

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FG pledges commitment to TB control, donates TB detecting machine to El-Lab Ltd

13th September 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

[caption id="attachment_5147" align="alignnone" width="640"] Prof. Isaac Adewole presenting a GeneXpert Machine to Prince Elochukwu Adibo of El-Lab Ltd, Lagos.[/caption] Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, who gave the assurance on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 in Lagos at the “National Public/Private…

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ARFH President, Prof. O.A Ladipo delivers Keynote Address at the 6th SOMAGO Conference, Mali

3rd September 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

[caption id="attachment_5129" align="alignnone" width="586"] ARFH President/C.E.O, Professor O.A Ladipo giving a keynote address at the 6th Congress of the Malian Society of Gynaecology and Obstetrics (SOMAGO) held in Bamako, Mali (6-7, August, 2018)[/caption] The event tagged "SOMAGO International Congress 2018"…

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World Hepatitis Day 2018: Why you should get tested for Hepatitis

27th July 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

World Hepatitis Day is commemorated every year on July 28 to raise awareness about Hepatitis.  The theme for this year as set by WHO is, “Test. Treat. Hepatitis,” to enjoin global partners to support the call for urgent increase in…

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2nd Annual Legislative Summit on UHC & Nutrition: Lawmakers renew commitments to Universal Health Coverage

18th July 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

[caption id="attachment_5085" align="alignnone" width="660"] Senator Olarenwaju Tejuosho, Chairman, Senate Committee on Health[/caption] The Legislative Network for Universal Health Coverage and Nutrition convened its second Annual Legislative Summit on Universal Health Coverage and Nutrition in Abuja from July 15th to July…

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