INFOGRAPHICS: Blood Donor Day: Severe consequences as Nigeria gets 27% of annual blood need
In Nigeria, 80-90 per cent of maternal mortality is as a result of bleeding complications due to shortage of blood.
ADVERTISEMENTToday, in line with the tradition of the World Health Organisation (WHO), Nigeria joins countries around the world to mark this year’s edition of the World Blood Donor Day (WBDD).But like many other African nations and some other developing countries globally, Nigeria suffers greatly from her poor culture of blood donation.
Due largely to challenges of poor policy formulation and implementation, lack of enabling legislative framework and funding difficulties, collection, distribution and use of safe blood for a healthier population has been a herculean task for government agencies and non-state actors in the line of such responsibilities in Nigeria.
2021 World Blood Donor Day: Severe consequences as Nigeria gets 27% of annual blood needIn Nigeria, 80-90 per cent of maternal mortality is as a result of bleeding complications due to shortage of blood.
Why Nigeria needs more free blood donors: Punch Media Foundation marks World Blood Donor Day with webinar - Punch NewspapersRenowned health experts will on Monday discuss the need for more free blood donors at the PUNCH Media Foundation webinar series in commemoration of the World Blood Donor Day. No be person wey chop dey donate blood... Freely u have recieved from donors and freely u didn't give it to dying patients rather u ask them to buy. It should be 1:1 we should have a free blood bank were people can donate for free and people can get blood for free too. Which blood? The one the country wan dry finish na person go still donate from ? Make Una dy sorry for the common man ooo
Donated blood used for saving pregnant women, sickle cell patients, not rituals –Experts - Punch NewspapersThe most widely read newspaper in Nigeria
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