#Nigeria

  • Article: These 3 Countries Have Made Major Improvements in Maternal and Newborn Health Care

    These 3 Countries Have Made Major Improvements in Maternal and Newborn Health Care

    By Jacky Habib|Oct. 28, 2019

    Ethiopia, India, and Nigeria are making progress on tackling maternal and infant health problems. Read more

  • Article: Nigerian Governors of Lagos and Plateau States Committed $175.8 Million Toward Water and Sanitation

    Nigerian Governors of Lagos and Plateau States Committed $175.8 Million Toward Water and Sanitation

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 16, 2019

    The states are taking open defecation seriously after Nigeria declared a state of emergency. Read more

  • Article: Revealing Documentary Prompts Anti-Sexual Harassment Bill in Nigeria

    Revealing Documentary Prompts Anti-Sexual Harassment Bill in Nigeria

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 10, 2019

    The senate is reintroducing legislation to protect students. Read more

  • Article: Gunmen Kidnap 6 Schoolgirls and 2 Teachers From Nigerian Boarding School

    Gunmen Kidnap 6 Schoolgirls and 2 Teachers From Nigerian Boarding School

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 10, 2019

    Abductions are on the rise and Chibok girls remain missing. Read more

  • Article: Governor of Lagos Pledges to Embed the 'Transformative Power of Toilets' in Policy-Making

    Governor of Lagos Pledges to Embed the 'Transformative Power of Toilets' in Policy-Making

    By Imogen Calderwood|RB|Oct. 9, 2019

    Nigerian politician Babajide Sanwo-Olu said sanitation is a “defining issue” for him. Read more

  • Article: How This Man Went From Working in Construction to Fighting Open Defecation Across Nigeria

    How This Man Went From Working in Construction to Fighting Open Defecation Across Nigeria

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 7, 2019

    “It's amazing to hear people repeat the benefits of having improved sanitation and hygiene.” Read more

  • Article: South Africa Deploys Envoys Across Africa in Wake of Deadly Xenophobic Attacks

    South Africa Deploys Envoys Across Africa in Wake of Deadly Xenophobic Attacks

    From Voice of America|Sept. 18, 2019

    South African diplomats are visiting seven countries, after attacks that left hundreds displaced. Read more

  • Article: Nigeria Will Help Repatriate 600 Citizens as Xenophobic Violence Continues in South Africa

    Nigeria Will Help Repatriate 600 Citizens as Xenophobic Violence Continues in South Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Sept. 10, 2019

    It’ll support those left in distress by violence aimed at African immigrants in South Africa. Read more