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Nigeria: laying the groundwork for safe, quality healthcare

Nigeria is a country of promising opportunities and immense challenges. Africa’s largest economy also faces some of its worst health conditions, including rising urban and lifestyle diseases in addition to historically high rates of malaria and infectious diseases as well as fake medication. This is compounded by quality and affordability issues forcing many Nigerians to self-medicate or seek healthcare abroad. As the country’s population surges, AXA Mansard is innovating to expand access to healthcare delivery in Nigeria through insurance while seizing on new opportunities to address the huge out-of-pocket market. Protecting what matters
May 24, 2019
+2,6%
annual population growth in Nigeria
and up to +6.2% annual growth in urban areas