The National Programme Manager of Saving One Million Lives Programme for Results. (SOMLPforR) Dr. Ibrahim kana, after welcoming the representatives of National Bureau of Statistics, UNICEF Nigeria, USAID, National Primary Health Care Development Agency, Federal Ministry of Health Nigeria, The World Bank Group Nigeria, The Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health Programme in Nigeria, etc The […]


The National Programme Manager of Saving One Million Lives – Programme for Results (SOML-PforR), Dr. Ibrahim Kana and the SOML-PforR team Dr. Suleiman Jubrin, Dr. Okara Dogara and Mr. Odidi Lawrence warmly received the EFCC partners, ASP Oshili Moses, DSP Sylvester Kwalmuk, DDS Samira Shuaibu, and ADI Mamod Lateef who reprensented their Boss Mr. Muhammed […]

SOML-PforR Newsletter February 2018

Welcome to the second Saving One Million Lives Programme for Results(SOML-PforR) newsletter.

Here is an update on the program activities and progress made towards achieving the overall goal of improving maternal and child health outcomes in Nigeria.

Right from inception of this programme, SOML-PforR, with the supports and partnership from the Nigeria Federal Government, Bill and Melinder […]

A Courtesy visit by the SOML-PforR Boss to The FCT Health and Human Services Secretariat.

The National program manager SOML-PforR, Dr. Ibrahim Kana on a courtesy visit to the FCT Health and Human Services Secretariat (HHSS) Boss, Barr. Amanda Pam at her office.

The Visit was to strengthen the relation between FMH SOML-PfroR and the FCT HHSS and for further collaborations. Dr. Kana who was accompanied by the SOML-PfroR North-Central and […]

Excerpts from the meeting betwen SOML-PforR and Director International Economic Relations Department, Federal Ministry of Finance.

Pictures showing the National Program Manager, Dr. Ibrahim Kana giving updates on the 2017 disbursement, status of SOML-PforR activities, achievements and challenges. Also in attendace are The director internatinal Economic Department of the Fed. Min. of  Finance in person of  Aliyu Ahmed. Also in attendance are Dr. Solanke (SOML-PforR), Mr. Lawrence Odidi (SOML-PforR) Benson Odama […]

An Overview of the SOML-PfroR Programme presentation to the DG, NACA, Prof. Sani Aliyu by the SOML-PforR National Programme Manager, Dr. Ibrahim Kana.

Dr. Ibrahim Kana made and Elucidated Prof. Sani Aliyu and the participants ( Dr. Solanke, Dr. Dogara K., Mr.Odidi L, Mr. Daniel U. of NACA, and Mr. Bravo Otoharu of NACA) on the presentation of the overview the SOML-PforR programme.

The DG, NACA Prof. Sani Aliyu praised and commended the SOML-PforR manager for a wonderful job […]

Excerpt/Pictorials from the 6th national steering committee meeting of Saving One Million Lives Program for Results (SOML-PforR).

The meeting was held at Park Inn Hotel in Abeokuta, Ogun state on the 10th of November, 2017.

The objective of the meeting was to give report on the 2017 fund disbursement.

Present at the meeting were the HMH, Chairman Senate committee on health, Permanent secretary for the ministry of health, Honourable Commissioners of Health for States, […]

National Nutrition and health survey / SMART 2018 training of field staff for household listing exercise held at Immaculate Platinum luxury resort Wuse 2, Abuja 10 -12 January 2018.

Cross section photo view of participants at the National nutrition and health survey / SMART 2018 workshop/training of field staff for household listing exercise in all 36 states plus FCT.

The National nutrition and health survey is a household survey which is […]

The result of the 2016 Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS)

In 2016, the Federal Government of Nigeria (FGON) disbursed $1.5 million each to all States and the FCT as a supplement to their health budget. The intervention funds I are to be utilized towards the goal of improving the lives of mothers and children in Nigeria under the Saving One Million Lives Programme for Results […]

Communique from SOMLPforR Roundtable Discussion with Civil Society Organisations

The roundtable discussion on CSOs’ involvement in the SOML-Pfor R (Saving One Million Lives Program for Results) held in the conference room of the SOML-PforR office on 13th April, 2017. In attendance were CSOs working in either intervention for direct provision of health services and/or monitoring at the community or rural level. The discussion, which […]