National Group

Nursing Now Nigeria was established in August 2018 and have already hosted a number of online events, including a month-long Twitter Chat Session called ‘Lighting up Africa’ (Wednesday 1st – Friday 31st August 2018) with the tagline #Nurseslightupafrica.

For more information on how to get involved with Nursing Now in Nigeria, please email Josiah Jackson-Okesola: [email protected].

Local Groups

A number of local groups are active across Nigeria.

  • ViVera Nurses Africa based in F.C.T. For more information contact Vivian Nwogu: [email protected].
  • NursesAct4SDGS based in Lagos. For more information contact Ayodeji Owolabi: [email protected].
  • Ahmad Sani Yariman Bakura Specialist Hospital, Gusau, Zamfara State. For more information contact Kabiru Alhassan: [email protected].
  • School of Nursing Holy Rosary Hospital Emekukwu, Owerri, Imo State. For more information contact Maria Udenwa: [email protected].
  • Rasheed Shekoni Specialist Hospital, Dutse, Jigawa State. For more information contact Abdullahi Hamza Usman: [email protected].
  • Whole Health Care Systems International – Contact Onyinyechi Madu, Executive Director: [email protected] 
  • Majesty Global Foundation – Sarah Batta, Chairman: [email protected] 
  • College of Nursing and Midwifery Kano – Contact Aminu Abubakar, Lecturer nurse: [email protected] 
  • National Orthopedic Hospital Dala Kano – Contact Nura Musa, Nursing officer: [email protected] 
  • Okikiola – Contact Ogundiji Hokikiholar, Staff nurse: [email protected] 
  • Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital (UDUTH) – Contact Inyima Diana Akanbi, Head nurse: [email protected] 
  • A.B.U.TH Zaria – Contact Abubakar Dayyabu Ahmed, Nursing officer: [email protected] 
  • Patient advocacy Nigeria – Contact Felix Udogwu, Offshore Rig Medic: [email protected] 
  • Ahmadu Bello University Zaria – Contact Abdullatif Waziri: [email protected] 
  • National Association of Nigerian Nurses and Midwives – Contact Mohammed Ibn Abdullahi, Nurse: [email protected] 
  • Young & Innovative Nurses Network – Contact Ajayi Bukola, President: [email protected] 
  • Arewa Nurses Forum – Contact Abubakar Mohammed, President: [email protected] 
  • Tenderfeet Multicare – Contact Uzoma Omenka, Young leaders volunteer coordinator: [email protected]
  • Edo State Ministry of Health – Contact Hossanna Chimdi Alexenunwaonyi, Director of Nursing Services: [email protected]
  • National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives, Lagos State Council – Contact Olurotimi Awojide, Chairman: [email protected]
  • Nigerian Universities Nursing students’ Association. University of Ilorin Chapter – Contact Hamzah Fareedah, Vice President: [email protected]
  • Nurses And Politics Nigeria – Contact Moses Adeyemo, Founder: [email protected]
  • NURSES REVOLUTION – Contact Adeola Kuyoro, Team Lead: [email protected]
  • NURSING VACANCIES – Contact Nasirudeen Munirdeen, Administrator:  [email protected]
  • Nigeria Universities Nursing Students Association (NUNSA) ABU Zaria chapter – Contact Adam Ahmad Wakkala: [email protected]
  • NUNSA – Contact Lukman Adamu Chagwa, Financial Secretary: [email protected]
  • NAMN – Contact Shadrach John, Nursing officer: [email protected]
  • Federal Medical Centre, Yenagoa – Contact Lois Obi, Perioperative Nurse: [email protected]
  • Nursing Now Delta – Contact Victoria Chukwuka, Coordinator: [email protected]
  • National Orthopaedic Hospital, Igbobi Lagos state – Contact Adenike Olawale, Group secretary: [email protected]
  • School of Nursing – Contact Aneefat Ali, Student nurse: [email protected]
  • Rebirth Nurses – Contact Bosede Ayewumi, Nurse Advocate: [email protected]
  • University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Ituku-Ozalla, Enugu – Contact Ogechukwu Atueyi, Assistant Chief Nursing Officer: [email protected]
  • Find Nurses Ng – Contact Michael Famose: [email protected]
  • Alex Ekwueme Federal University Teaching Hospital Abakaliki – Contact Rita Anaba, Assistant Director of Nursing: [email protected]
  • Care City – Contact Daniel Anyinla, Registered Nurse: [email protected]
  • Nursing Now Nigeria – Contact Monday Anake, Assistant Chief Nursing Officer: [email protected]
  • Dynamic Nurses Network – Contact Happiness Ajepe, Founder: [email protected]
  • XBI Medical Jobs – Contact Charles Adekunle, Founder/CEO: [email protected]