Emergency Care for IDP’s in Kano

Emergency Care for IDP’s in Kano

URGENT: How you can Help IDP’s Emergency Care to assist Internally Displaced People gain independence N10, 000/ $50       rents a room for 6 months N 7, 000/ $35        basic food items while the family gets established N 5,000/ $25         basic household...
Mothers Alive – The story so far

Mothers Alive – The story so far

 $180 US can save the lives of 70 mothers – vital equipment for a rural midwife Back in 2013, the BBC documentary The Edge of Joy alerted me to the horrifying statistics regarding maternal mortality. It also introduced me to the life-wrap or NASG (Non-pneumatic...

Children of Borno

Why is it urgent for COB – Children of Borno to find homes for orphaned children in the state of Borno,  northern Nigeria? It’s urgent because Boko Haram has killed many people and displaced about 1.5 million more. It’s necessary because there are many...
Let’s Teach

Let’s Teach

This project requires no money. It is a simple forum on Facebook where ideas are shared, encouraging any literate person, any person with knowledge n any field, to take the role of tutor. If each of us can mentor one student or ten students then we are playing a part...
Gidan Almajirai – House of Scholars

Gidan Almajirai – House of Scholars

On the old trade routes at the southern edge of the Sahara, literacy has been alive for at least one thousand years. In that tradition young male children were sent to study with a teacher. The education they received had several dimensions. Book learning was just one...