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"Nigeria is the worst place in West Africa to be a poor mother or poor child." –– @WorldBank

"Nigeria is the country where nearly 20% of all global maternal deaths happen." –– @WHO

We are calling on govts at all levels to expedite investments in health infrastructure.

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The Federal Government investment to tertiary health institutions is N309bn, very low right?

Over the years, FG's health budget has been below 10% of the total budget.

This is too low, @MBuhari, for an exponentially growing population.

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Only 3% of Nigerians have health insurance, 90% of health expenses are paid from citizen's pocket. Meaning if you can't afford the health services you are a step away from health-induced poverty or worst still death.

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