“Every mother deserves the opportunity to watch her child grow.” Seems like such a simple statement. Sounds like a reasonable request too, no? And yet, for thousands of expectant and new mothers in Africa, this is not a given. And at the annual TEDxEuston Salon last weekend, Temie Giwa-Tubosun explained why felt she had to discover what her DUTY was on this Earth and how best to go about fulfilling it.
Speaking about the travails of obstetrics and gynaecology in Nigeria, the forward thinking pioneer has said “If you got pregnant, and had your baby, and you lived and so did your child, in Nigeria, it was a miracle! Pure miracle!”
If you got pregnant, and had your baby, and you lived and so did your child, in Nigeria, it was a miracle! Pure miracle!
— Temie Giwa-Tubosun (@temite) November 16, 2016
It is for this reason – the desire to increase every mother and child’s chances, that LifeBank NG was formed. The process seems so simple and yet so essential; saving lives daily. Daily!
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