The challenges surrounding the Nigerian health system are many and it’s time for the government to re-evaluate and take action to preserve the lives of the many Nigerians affected by the failed system.
In Nigerian culture, some believe that children with Down Syndrome are a curse, or the result of some kind of punishment from the supernatural. For that reason, some people hide their children with disabilities. This was one thing Rose Mordi was determined her beautiful baby daughter would not be—a secret.
Malawi has the ninth-highest child marriage rate in the world, with one of every two girls married before age 18. The practice is particularly high in rural areas, where parents have many children and are struggling to care for them.
African Women have been instrumental in shaping African society and are a vital force for development – as leaders, mothers, entrepreneurs, consumers, employers and employees. This year ONE joins the New African Woman Forum (NAWF) bringing together female leaders from business, academia and civil society, as well as key......