Who We Are
The health unit of the NGF Secretariat is responsible for coordinating all health-related interventions being championed by the Secretariat. It is committed to catalyzing a stronger health system and better health outcomes at the subnational level in line with national goals and strategies.
To be the leading go-to resource and learning hub for catalyzing subnational health development and contributing to health SDGs.
To keep the NGF informed and up to date on health priorities and promote evidence-based decision-making and actions, accountability and learning for better health outcomes at the subnational level.
We leverage our convening powers to support states to achieve their health goals through Evidence-Generation, Evidence-based Advocacy, Resource Mobilization, Accountability4Action, Partnership and Capacity Building. We also engage with key federal MDAs such as the FMoH, NHIA, NPHCDA, FMFBNP, and Office of the Vice President.
The health team is multidisciplinary and is made up of high-profile professionals that have excelled in different fields of endeavour including Advocacy, Health Policy Analysis, Health Systems Strengthening, Public Health, Health Financing, Health Information Systems, Immunization, Supply Chain, Monitoring, Evaluation, Research and Learning.