We provide a network of services, benefits, and resources to empower the healthcare community in Nigeria to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of primary health care delivery. We aim to create healthy communities across Nigeria and make health and wellbeing a priority for everyone, especially the most vulnerable.

Welcome Message from the ED/CEO

Thank you for taking the time to visit our website. On behalf of the entire Management and staff of the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), I would like to welcome you. 

At the agency, we are excited and proud of the work that we do. On this site, you will see some of the amazing things we are doing in the Primary Health Care space-around Immunization, reducing maternal and child deaths, strengthening PHC towards achieving Universal Health Coverage and improving human capital development.

 Also, you will find incredible stories of Nigerians Public health servants going above and beyond, every day, to change our health outcome; to ensure basic health services are provided to people in the most  remote areas. We are confident that with the passion and dedication of staff, we will bring the much-needed changes. With polio eradication, we are excited about new frontiers. Enjoy your visit and do stay close.


Our Mandate

Building a culture of health and wellbeing in Nigeria since 1992

In living up to our goal of “making Nigerians healthy”, we adhere to these 9 mandates without compromise:

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Providing support to the National Health Policy for the development of Primary Health Care.

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Providing technical support for planning, management and implementation of Primary Health Care.

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Mobilizing resources nationally and internationally for the development of Primary Health Care.

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Promoting health manpower development needed for Primary Health Care through orientation and continuing education.

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Providing support to the Village Health System by training Village Health Workers.

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Providing support for monitoring and evaluation of the National Health Policy

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Promoting Health System Research by promoting and supporting problem-oriented health system research.

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Providing annual reports on the status of Primary Health Care implementation nationwide.

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Promoting technical collaboration by stimulating Universities, NGOs and International Agencies.

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