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ARFH Joins National TB Partners to Commemorate World Tuberculosis Day 2019 with Roadwalk, Ministerial Press Briefing & Other Activities

World Tuberculosis Day is commemorated every year on March 24 to raise public awareness about the devastating health, social and economic impact of TB and urge acceleration of efforts to end the global TB epidemic. According to Stop TB Partnership,…

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Using HCD to Improve TB Case Detection in Nigeria: ARFH Joins National TB Stakeholders to conduct HCD Research

As part of the ACSM (Advocacy, Communication and Social Mobilization) activities of the national TB programme in Nigeria, the National Tuberculosis and Leprosy Control Programme (NTBLCP) in collaboration with the Breakthrough ACTION (BA), a USAID-funded Project is carrying out a…

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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 Strengthens the Managerial Capacity of 9 Sub-Recipients Through Provision of Technical Assistance

12th July 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

[caption id="attachment_5071" align="alignnone" width="700"] On-site Supervision of CBOs and CTWs by ARFH and HAF[/caption] ARFH consistently provides technical assistance to the Sub-recipients which include four International Federation of Anti-Leprosy Association in Nigeria, namely The Leprosy Mission Nigeria (TLMN), Leprosy and…

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About 2343 TB Cases Detected in ARFH’s House to House Active TB Case Finding

8th July 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

[caption id="attachment_5065" align="alignnone" width="700"] Community TB Workers searching for TB cases in slum areas[/caption] As one of the Principal Recipients of the Global Fund Grant in the fight against TB in Nigeria, ARFH was able to detect about 2343 TB…

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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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ARFH Advocates for State Governors to Fund Tuberculosis Programmes

VIDEO: ARFH Advocates for State Governors to Fund Tuberculosis Programmes The Association for Reproductive and Family Health (ARFH) has called for Nigerian governors to provide counterpart funding for tuberculosis test and treatment programmes in their states. The President/CEO of ARFH,…

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The Association for Reproductive and Family Health (ARFH) participated actively to commemorate World Tuberculosis Day, which is held on 24th March every year worldwide to raise awareness about Tuberculosis. The theme of the 2017 World TB Day Commemoration is: “Unite…

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ARFH SUCCESS STORY (+ VIDEO): “I Was Treated for Tuberculosis Free of Charge in Nigeria” – Barnabas Ejeh

20th December 2016 News & Stories, Tuberculosis 0 Comments

Jogging to the gym near his Jabi Abuja residence, Barnabas Ejeh encountered a small crowd listening to a few young people giving a talk at the junction near his street. As he slowed down to observe the scene and find…

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Minister for Health hands over New Vehicles donated by ARFH to state governments

Nigeria’s Minister for Health, Professor Isaac Adewole, handed over four Toyota Hilux pickup trucks donated by the Association for Reproductive and Family Health (ARFH) to state governments on June 30, 2016, in Abuja. The brand new pickup trucks procured from…

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