• Ocean Center, Off Oladipo Diya Way, Gudu Districts. Apo, FCT, Abuja
  • +234 902-265-6167
  • Ocean Center, Off Oladipo Diya Way, Gudu Districts. Apo, FCT, Abuja
  • +234 902-265-6167

Birth Registration is Low in Imo, Rivers and Govt. Officials are Responsible

REPORT SUMMARY

The report detailed corrupt practices of extortion and over payment for birth registration by the officials of some Hospitals in Abuja, Imo and Rivers States.

 

ACTIVITIES

  • The Report was amplified and sustained on our Radio Programme, “Public Conscience.”
  • Sensitization carried out in Federal Medical Centre, FMC, Jabi – Abuja; Nyanyan General Hospital, Nyanyan – Abuja; Asokoro General Hospital, Asokoro – Abuja.
  • PRIMORG wrote letters of invitation to key stakeholders to appear on the Radio Programme.
  • The Representative of the National Population Commission (NPC) appeared on our Radio Programme.
  • A Radio Town Hall was conducted with all stakeholders present in Imo State.
  • Town Hall was conducted in Imo State with all relevant stakeholders present.
  • Advocacy Technical Teams (ATT) inaugurated to follow up on the resolutions of the Town Hall Meetings.

 

OUTCOME

Increased citizens’ awareness and stoppage of extortion in Birth Registration in Abuja and Imo State.