Champions for mothers and babies, especially at higher levels, are critical for influencing, shaping service deliver and increasing public participation. Read the story the First Lady of Bungoma…
Today the Kenya National Blood Transfusion Service (KNBTS) launches its blood donation campaign 'Show Your Love, donate blood.'
Who are the MamaYe Super Activists? They are ordinary people who are doing extraordinary things to keep mothers and babies alive and healthy in many parts of Nigeria.
Many women require blood replacement while in labour, because excessive loss of blood (postpartum haemorrhage) has been identified to be one of the biggest causes of death for women in labour.
Available statistics from the Tanzanian Ministry of Health show that at least 556 women die every year in Tanzania due to pregnancy and childbirth related complications.
Every year, on 14 June, countries around the world celebrate World Blood Donor Day (WBDD). The event serves to raise awareness of the need for safe blood and to thank blood donors for their life-…
A group in Bauchi State is giving hope to families and communities.
After Paul Makonda urged the residents of Dar es Salaam to be an example for donating the biggest number of units of blood, public figures, politicians and members of the public rushed to donate…
Group village headman Khoswe takes the initiative of saving the lives of pregnant mothers who suffer from blood loss.
A couple was recognized as MamaYe Champions after donating a generator to Azare General Hospital’s lab.
For this year's World Blood Donor Day, the importance of a sufficient supply of safe blood is clearer than ever in Sierra Leone.