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MARTINA’S ORDEAL

WARNING: Enclosed in this article are graphic pictures that may cause discomfort to some readers. Therefore, read with caution. On the 18th of October 2017, CFHI received a call from a concerned neighbour about an 11 year old girl, who had been assaulted by her biological mother. The neighbour reported that this incident occurred the… Continue reading MARTINA’S ORDEAL

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8 ADOLESCENT GIRLS BACK IN SCHOOL

A major intervention being carried out in the ongoing CCFN-CFHI SUSTAIN OVC project is the enrollment of out-of -school vulnerable children into schools, especially adolescent girls. This intervention will in a long run contribute to Nigeria’s efforts towards attaining the 17 Sustainable Development Goals by 2030; thereby, creating a sustainable society for all. To provide… Continue reading 8 ADOLESCENT GIRLS BACK IN SCHOOL

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DAY OF THE AFRICAN CHILD 2017

Every year, We (Centre for Family Health Initiative) organize an event on the Day of the African Child; which occurs every June 16th, in remembrance of the brave thousands of black South African school children killed and injured in 1976, during a protest against poor quality of education. This year, two hundred and sixty-four children… Continue reading DAY OF THE AFRICAN CHILD 2017