H.E. Mrs Toyin Ojora Saraki celebrates midwives on International Workers Day; praises ‘Midwifery Leaders Showcase’


H.E. Mrs Toyin Ojora Saraki, Founder-President of the Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA), has marked International Workers Day by paying tribute to WBFA midwives and the International Confederation of Midwives (ICM).


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Global Institutions laud Nigeria’s Toyin Saraki, WHO AFRO’s Dr. Moeti, Tanzania’s Kikwete as African Vaccination Leaders


To mark the end of Africa Vaccination Week yesterday, the Gates Foundation, Johns Hopkins International Vaccine Access Center and other global institutions have celebrated African Vaccination Leaders who have excelled in advocating for transformative changes in vaccination coverage.


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WBFA Midwives Saving Women and Infants from Malaria


To mark World Malaria Day, at their antenatal and postnatal classes this week WBFA midwives have been highlighting the enhanced risk faced by pregnant women and children under five. Malaria still kills a child every two minutes, despite being easily treatable and preventable, with an estimated half of the world’s population being at risk.


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World Immunization Week: H.E. Mrs Toyin Ojora Saraki demands urgent action on routine immunization; low vaccination coverage “shocking”


As World Immunization and Africa Vaccination week begins, H.E. Mrs Toyin Ojora Saraki, Vaccine Champion for Women Advocates for Vaccine Access (WAVA) and Founder-President, Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA) has demanded urgent action to address the immunization crisis in Nigeria and sub-Saharan Africa.


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Wellbeing Foundation Africa tackles cancer; releases rapid assessment report


The Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA) has released its ground-breaking ‘Rapid Assessment of the Prevention and Control of Cancer in Nigeria’ report, the first independent national research on cancer provisions. The study, led by the WBFA with support from an Amref Health Africa research grant and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company, comes on the heels of the launch of Nigeria’s Cancer Control Plan (NCCP) by the Federal Government earlier this month.


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Wellbeing Foundation Africa welcomes commitment to Universal Health Coverage at World Bank Group and International Monetary Fund Spring Meetings


The Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA) has welcomed the commitment to Universal Health Coverage demonstrated at the 2018 Spring Meetings of the World Bank Group (WBG) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF)


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