National Health Bill Discussion: Delivering On Commitments To Achieve Health For All Nigerians

National Health Bill Discussion: Delivering On Commitments To Achieve Health For All Nigerians

PATHS2 has continuously and aggressively advocated for the passage of the National Health Bill which was developed since 2004, by the Nigeria Senate, as one of our key goals to promote strong gover... Read more
Mobilising Community for Health Care Services in Kano State

Mobilising Community for Health Care Services in Kano State

On February 6, 2014 Indabo community in Wudil Local Government Area (LGA) of Kano State experienced an unprecedented gathering of community members. They came from far and near to attend a one-day ... Read more
’If people don’t own it, you cannot sustain it’ - Mike Egboh

’If people don’t own it, you cannot sustain it’ - Mike Egboh

Mike Egboh is the National Programme Manager for Partnership for Transforming Health Systems,  (PATHS 2) a project supported by the British Department for International Development. In this in... Read more
10th Kaduna State Council on Health Meeting

10th Kaduna State Council on Health Meeting

The 10th Kaduna State Council on Health meeting commenced on Tuesday, 17th of December, 2013. The meeting which is being held at the Science Lecture Hall of Kaduna State University will continue to... Read more

Impact Stories

Monday 07 April, 2014

  April 7 is observed annually as World Health Day and this year's theme is focused on preventing vector-borne diseases. The WHO is higlighting the serious and increasing threat of vector-borne diseases , with the slogan "Small bite, big threat".In Nigeria, malaria is a particularly deadly disease contributing to high mortality rates, particularly in women and children,...read more

Thursday 13 February, 2014

Advocacy and self-help strategies are helping the Gagarawa Local Health Committee (FHC) improve health care delivery in this Jigawa State rural community. Six months ago, the committee managed to secure a permanent doctor for Gagarawa Primary Healthcare Centre when the Jigawa State Ministry of Health posted Dr Appollos Nachanuye to the community.Since then, according to Dr Nachanuye...read more

Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Volunteering in rural communities in Enugu State is giving over 40 doctors the satisfaction that they always desired to give back to communities. Each week since May 2012, the Partnership for Transforming Health Systems Phase Two (PATHS2) has sponsored the volunteer doctors to provide much- needed medical care, especially to pregnant women and children, in 24 Primary Health Centres (PHCs)....read more

PATHS2 in the News

Monday 17 February, 2014

Community Leader, Sule Abdullahi said: “Indabo community is made up of more than 10,000 people, but serviced by only one Primary Health Centre (PHC) that has never had a single medical doctor or run a 24-hour service.” He acknowledged that with the coming of Partnership for Transforming Health Systems II (PATHS2) in the last two years, the facility (right behind Indabo Central Prima...read more

Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Mike Egboh is the National Programme Manager for Partnership for Transforming Health Systems, (PATHS 2) a project supported by the British Department for International Development. In this interview, he speaks on possible ways to improve health in Nigeria....read more

About PATHS2

Partnership for Transforming Health Systems Phase II (PATHS2) is a six year national programme funded by the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) to strengthen Nigeria’s health system.  PATHS2 seeks to contribute to effective and efficient use of Nigeria’s resources to achieve the health related Millennium Development Goals 4 and 5. ...read more