Mobile diagnostics and scan services

The African Development and Empowerment Foundation in partnership with the community birth attendants’ initiative recently launched AfricanDEF Community Mobile Diagnostic Services. This stemmed from our understanding of the difficult access pregnant women at rural communities have to diagnostic services to facilitate early detection of danger signs in pregnancy, which from experience is a major contributing […]

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AfricanDEF is working with partners to ensure that intending couples...


AfricanDEF is working with partners to ensure that intending couples are able to access comprehensive diagnostic services before their wedding day.

Women issues affect everyone

At AfricanDEF, we fight for women rights and advocate for gender equality.

Youth Outreach

The present day youth is under immense pressure from all fronts; there are also temptations from peer pressure. At AfricanDEF we are deploying creative, intuitive and engaging ways to actively engage the youth we interact with and encourage them to be safe, act positively and build their future. Read about our youth outreach here.

Who we are

We believe that Africans will play crucial roles in solving the continent’s numerous problems.

From Our Blog

Here’s what we’ve been up to lately

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COVID-19 is real

What is COVID-19? Coronaviruses are zoonotic, meaning they are normally transmitted between animals and people. The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is caused by a new strain of coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) that has not been previously identified in humans. It was first reported to WHO on the 31st of December, 2019 in Wuhan, China. What is the source […]

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Introducing AfricanDEF’s Gift Clinic

We’ve always been passionate about letting more women accept top quality healthcare services. Following the meticulous success of our mobile diagnostic and ultrasound services, we decided to setup a clinic at Akobo area in the heart of Ibadan that will provide quality healthcare to women, children and everyone in need. Since the clinic launched, babies […]

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Saving pregnant mothers in the time of COVID-19

Through the help of AfricanDEF, its partners and donors, a pregnant woman in need of emergency care was able to access services

Women issues affect everyone