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No human life is too big to be saved and none too small to be lost. All human lives are equally valuable. Natal Cares says NO to maternal and infant mortality in Nigeria

- Uche K. Udekwe


Natal Cares is a social enterprise that provides an all-inclusive innovative solution to prevent maternal and infant mortality by leveraging of the power of mobile technology and low cost innovation providing comprehensive support for mothers from pregnancy through baby’s first three years and parents feel supported and cared for at vulnerable times specifically focusing on pregnant women and Nursing mothers in IDP Camps and Rural Under-served communities in Nigeria.

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To harness the power of mobile technology/low cost innovation and provide lifesaving health care information and services to pregnant women and Nursing mothers especially in IDP Camps and under-served communities


According to UNICEF “Every single day, Nigeria loses about 2,300 children under five and 145 women of childbearing age. This makes the country the second largest contributor to the under–five and maternal mortality rate in the world.” up to 85% of this mortality occurs in rural under-served communities and IDP camps because of THREE Major reasons; The massive broken healthcare chain, the broken healthcare information gap and the several unhealthy delivery practices in these vulnerable communities: Having identified the causes, we know these deaths are preventable.

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To become a global company leading the use of reliable mobile technology and Low Cost Innovations and contribute to reducing maternal and infant mortality rate in Africa.





Mrs dosunmu

- Kano

Your messages are really awesome, every week of my pregnancy, I already know what symptoms to expect and how to be prepared for it. Great job Natal Cares.

Mrs Ayeni

- Kano

Your messages are extra-ordinary. The symptoms of pre-natal conditions you send to me every week are completely on point. Wow!

Mrs Damilola

- Lagos

My wife forgets a lot but with your timely messages, she never forgets her ante-natal dates anymore. Great job Natal Cares

Mrs Toyin fafila

- Ondo

All I can say is that you guys are doing a great job Natal Cares. The fact that the messages are sent in my own language makes it extra-ordinary. Great job guys

Mrs Ibitoye

- Akure

I really love the design of your Delivery Kit, it’s one of a kind. Nice concept guys. Keep it up.

Mrs Toyin

- Akure

Thanks so much Natal Cares for your healthcare messages, now I don’t have to believe in fables and superstitions regarding pregnancy anymore.

Mrs Godiya

- Lagos

I just love the simplicity of your weekly healthcare messages. It is so easy to understand. Great job you guys are doing. Cheers.



The Co-Chair of the Group of Eminent Advocates for the SDGs (SDG Advocates) and President of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, launched the “Africa Innovates for the SDGs Award” for a new generation of early-stage social innovators in Africa who are solving problems in the SDGs’ focus areas. The award aims to put a spotlight on “SDG innovators” and raise awareness around their work. In 2019, NATAL CARES won the maiden edition of the award.

The Future Awards Africa, also known as The Future Awards, are a set of awards given by The Future Project (TFP). The awards celebrate young people between the ages of 18 and 31, who have made outstanding achievement in the year. Forbes has described the awards as “Most important awards for outstanding young Africans” NATAL CARES won The 2018 Future Awards in Health Advocacy.