Nigeria

Nigerian Red Cross Society

Nigeria: keeping polio at bay through door-to-door visits

Nigeria: keeping polio at bay through door-to-door visits

Female volunteers play a critical role in preventing polio in Nigeria

Changing behaviours to curb cholera in Nigeria

Changing behaviours to curb cholera in Nigeria

The benefits of using community-based volunteers in Nigeria to stop disease outbreaks

Nigeria: Creating demand for uptake of HIV counselling and testing

Nigeria: Creating demand for uptake of HIV counselling and testing

According to UNAIDS, Nigeria has the second highest number of new infections reported each year.

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Contact details

Address:

National Headquarters
Plot 589 T.O.S. Benson Street
Off Ngozi Okonjo Iweala, Utako District
Abuja

Postal Address:

Lagos

Contact Information:

Tel: (234) 803 607 1041/802 340 4919/803 473 6200/805 456 6703
Email: admin@redcrossnigeria.org
nigerianredcross2003@yahoo.com
Web: http://www.redcrossnigeria.org

Language of correspondence: English

People:

  • National President: Elder (Chief) Bolaji Akpan ANANI
  • National Vice-President: Mr Alhaji Abubakar KENDE
  • Secretary General : Mr Bello Hamman DIRAM
  • National Treasurer: Mr. Adeaga Oluyemisi ADETAYO
  • National Finance and Planning Advisor: Mr Adabson Tanimu S. PANDA
  • National Disaster Management Adviser: Dr. Alhaji Adamu BABALE
  • National Legal Adviser: Mr Alhaji Bashiru Mohammed SALIHU
  • National Health Advisor: Mr. Franklin ORJI
  • National Training Advisor: Mr Alhaji Zubair M UMAR
  • National Branch Relations Advisor : Hon Aibinuomo AKIN
  • National Youth Advisor: Mr. Mallam Ibrahim Binta MOHAMMED
  • National Information Adviser: Dr. Dike UCHE
  • National Fundraising Adviser: Mr. Mworie EMMANUEL
  • Head of Programmes: Mr Umar Abdu MAIRIGA
  • Head of Finance & Accounts: Mr Lucky IZOBO
  • Head OD and LI: Mr Andronicus A. ADEYEMO
  • Head of Communications: Mr Nwakpa O. NWAKPA
  • Head of Administration: Mr Uchechukwu I. OKORO
  • Head of Resource mobilizatiuon: Mr Auwal MUHAMMED
  • Head Health and Care: Mr Uchenna A. OGBA

Latest appeals

5 April 2016
Nigeria - Ebola Virus Disease (MDRNG017)
Nigeria - Audited Financial Statement, 28.03.2014 - 31.12.2014
11 March 2016
Nigeria - Complex Emergency (MDRNG018)
Nigeria - Operations Update No. 6
21 January 2016
Nigeria - Complex Emergency (MDRNG018)
Nigeria - 12 Month Update
1 January 2016
Nigeria - Cholera (MDRNG020)
Nigeria - DREF Operation Final Report
1 December 2015
Nigeria - Cholera (MDRNG020)
Nigeria - Preliminary DREF Operation Final Report

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