Nigeria

Nigerian Red Cross Society

Red Cross volunteers step up the fight against measles and polio in Nigeria

Red Cross volunteers step up the fight against measles and polio in Nigeria

Nigeria is the only country in Africa where polio is still endemic. A recent campaign by the Nigeria Red Cross resulted in thousands of children being immunized, but challenges remain.

Volunteers with sanitation experience saving lives in Nigeria

Volunteers with sanitation experience saving lives in Nigeria

A handful of volunteers and the right information can improves the lives of hundreds of people in a community by improving access to sanitation.

Lessons of 2012 inform Red Cross response as new floods hit Nigeria

Lessons of 2012 inform Red Cross response as new floods hit Nigeria

Heavy seasonal rains have caused flooding across Nigeria, bringing further misery to a population which is still recovering from fatal floods in 2012.

more news

Contact details

Address:

National Headquarters
7 Lingu Crescent
Wuse II
Abuja

Postal Address:

P.O. Box 764
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 : Mr Owelle Rochas OKOROCHA
  • National Vice-President: Mr Deacon Timothy OLADELE
  • Secretary General : Mr Bello Hamman DIRAM
  • National Treasurer: Mrs Florence ERI
  • National Legal Adviser: Mr Bar Godwin UGGAH
  • National Finance and Planning Advisor: Mr Aliyu MOHAMMED
  • National Health Advisor: Dr. Wilson I. IMONGAN
  • National Fundraising Advisor: Duchess D MACAULAY
  • National Branch Relations Advisor and National Youth Adviser: Mr Alhaji Musa BABAGIDA
  • National Information Adviser: Mr Onyeneke Fidel CHUKWUNENYE
  • National Disaster Management Adviser: Dr. Alhaji Danyaro Ali YAKASSAI
  • National Training Advisor: Mr Ngim Ewezu NGIM

Latest appeals

31 March 2014
Nigeria - Floods (MDRNG014)
Nigeria - Final report
13 November 2013
Floods (MDRNG014)
Nigeria - 12 Month Update
14 October 2013
Floods
Nigeria - Information Bulletin No. 1
24 May 2013
Floods (MDRNG014)
Nigeria - Emergency Appeal Revision
25 April 2013
Floods (MDRNG014)
Nigeria - 6 month update

The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) is the world's largest humanitarian organization, with 189 member National Societies. As part of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, our work is guided by seven fundamental principles; humanity, impartiality, neutrality, independence, voluntary service, unity and universality. About this site & copyright