Exhibitions (see more pictures on facebook page "afribaby initiative")

In Nigeria (Lagos, Abuja, Port Harcourt) and Ghana (Accra), we organize exhibitions of original babycare and mothercare products which are approved by government and endorsed by relevant organisations and associations.

Also, genuine babycare and mothercare services (diagnostics, banking, insurance, etc) are exhibited during our Expos with the following location titles:
LAGOS "Pre-Easter Babycare & Mothercare Expo" March/April, every year.
PORT HARCOURT "World Breastfeeding Celebration Expo" August, every year.
ABUJA "Pre-Xmas Babycare & Mothercare Festival" November/December, every year.
ACCRA "New Year Babycare & Mothercare Expo" January, every year.
We are prepared to organize these exhibitions in other cities, if invited and supported by their State Governments.

EXPECTED EXHIBITORS:

1.  Private and government baby-friendly hospitals, HMOs and health centres.

2.  Pharmaceutical companies (manufacturers of baby drugs).

3.  Baby-friendly banks and insurance companies.

4.  Diagnostic and Fitness Companies.

5.  Manufacturers and marketers of baby-care and nutrition products such as foods, clothing, toys, toiletries, bedding, fragrances and other baby accessories.

6.  Orphanages, Baby Adoption & Day Care outfits; and Centres for physically challenged babies.

7.  Crèches, Nursery, Kindergarten, Art & Craft Schools.

8.  Paediatric Consultants and Healthcare promoters.

9.  Non-Government Organizations and Advocates of increased government budget for maternal and infant healthcare.

 

EXPECTED VISITORS

1. Aspiring, new and old mothers.
2. Newlyweds and young couples.
3. Fathers, grandmothers and grandfathers.
4. Buyers and users of baby care products, baby/mother clothing, prenatal, antenatal and postnatal fashion & accessories; toys and games.
5. Owners of retail outlets and departmental stores.
6. Operators and owners of rural and semi-urban clinics, chemist shops and diagnostic outlets.
7. Owners and operators of midi, mini and super markets
8. Children (in parental or adult company).

PAST EXHIBITIONS

1st exhibition: 1st - 4th March, 2011, Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba, Lagos. Chaired by Sir, Chief (Dr.) Molade Okoya-Thomas, the Asoju Oba of Lagos and Chairman AFRIBABY Board of Trustees, featured as Guest Speaker, Prof. Adenike Grange, first female and former Minister of Health, several dignitaries and many exhibitors from the Lagos/South West of Nigeria.

2nd exhibition: 15th - 17th November, 2011, University of Abuja Teaching Hospital (UATH), Gwagwalada, Abuja. Chaired by Dame Patience Goodluck Jonathan, wife of the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, represented by Chief Dr. (Mrs.) Aduda, President, Grassroots Association of Nigeria. Dr. Peter Alabi, Chief Medical Director, top officials of UATH, Federal Ministry of Health and other organizations attended the exhibition.

3rd exhibition: 1st – 3rd April, 2012 Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba, Lagos. Chaired by Dame Abimbola Fashola, wife of the Governor of Lagos State represented by Mrs. Adenike Ogunlewe, wife of the Head of Service, Lagos State. Sir, Chief (Dr.) Molade Okoya-Thomas, the Asoju Oba of Lagos and Chairman AFRIBABY Board of Trustees, Hon. Titi Oseni, former Speaker Ogun State House of Assembly and several other dignitaries attended the exhibition.

4th exhibition: 1st – 3rd August, 2012 Braithwaite Memorial Specialist Hospital, Port Harcourt. Chaired by Dame Judith Amechi, wife of the Governor of Rivers State represented by Mrs. Udochi Parker, wife of the Commissioner of Health, Rivers State. Assisted by the Commissioner of Health represented by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry. Dr. Weli CMD, RSHMB and several other dignitaries attended the exhibition. 

5th exhibition: 25th - 27th November, 2012. University of Abuja Teaching Hospital, Gwagwalada, Abuja. Chaired by Hon. Mulikat Adeola-Akande, Leader, Federal House of Representatives. In attendance: Dr. Peter Alabi, Chief Medical Director, UATH, Senator Phillip Aduda, Senator of the Federal Republic representing Abuja FCT, senior government and UATH officials.

6th exhibtion: 26th - 28th March, 2013. Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja GRA, Lagos. Chaired by Her Excellency, Dame Abimbola Fashola, First Lady of Lagos State. In attendance: Sir Chief (Dr.) Molade Okoya-Thomas, Asoju Oba of Lagos, Senator Oluremi Tinubu represented by Hon. Lola Akande of the Lagos State House of Assembly, wives of State Government Officials, Hajia Bintu-Fatima Tinubu, President, Cosmopolitan Women's Society, Dame Felicia Okoli, a world class business woman, TPL (Mrs.) Catherine George, Africa's first female town planner, Prof. Wale Oke, Chief Medical Director, LASUTH and several other dignitaries.

7th exhibition: 1st - 2nd August, 2013. Braithwaite Memorial Specialist Hospital, GRA, Port Harcourt. Chaired by Her Excellency, Dame Judith Amaechi, represented by the Hon. Commissioner of Health, Dr. Sampson Parker. In attendance: Dr. Nicolas Iragunima, Chief Medical Director, Rivers State Hospitals Management Board, Medical Directors of all government hospitals in Rivers State, top government officials.