Month: June 2021

Binta

Binta

My name is Binta (not real name). I am 19years old. Towards the end of my secondary school education, i was going to drop out of school because my parents couldn’t afford my fees. But that was when GiST- Girls should Thrive Initiative started the Safe Space program at my school and they supported me …

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Ladida Musa

Ladida Musa

My name is Ladidi Musa. I am one of the most influential traditional birth attendants in my community (Badawa). Although I have little formal education but a wealth of experience gained from having raised 11 children and taken numerous deliveries. One of the major challenges we have faced in our community is the unwillingness and …

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