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Sickle Cell Foundation Nigeria Gains Convert

JOIN SICKLE CELL NEWS ON FACEBOOK, WIN A BOOK! Anambra Sickle Cell Law Loses Staunch Supporter A Registered Nurse/Midwife, Registered Nurse Educator/Administrator and Fellow of the West African College of Nursing, Mrs. Falilat Funmilayo Salami always thought she had a problem on her hands if her children should marry ‘wrong’. Two of them are carriers…

‘The Anambra Sickle Cell Law Is One Of The Best Things To Happen In Nigeria!’ – Samantha Adesua Adaka-Esangbedo

Sociology & Anthropology graduate and Founder, Voice of Adesua Sickle Cell Foundation, Samantha Adesua Adaka-Esangbedo, is on course to becoming a fulfilled sickle cell advocate and campaigner. Diagnosed with sickle cell anaemia as a baby, Adesua, like many living with the genetic condition, has been hospitalized repeatedly and undergone many episodes of acute blood shortages necessitating…