Welcome to the CCN Nigeria page. This is an interactive, curated collection of Nigeria’s COVID-19 SBC resources, sample materials, tools and approaches to help policy makers, SBC and public health practitioners combat COVID-19.

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Recent Resources from Nigeria

December 16, 2022

Healthcare Worker Clinic Vaccination


These posters, developed by Johns Hopkins CCP and Nigeria Federal Ministry of Health, promote COVID-19 vaccination among healthcare workers. The posters are in English, Pidgin, Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba.

December 12, 2022

Get Tested for COVID-19 If You Feel Sick


Posters in English, Pidgin, Hausa, Igbo, and Yoruba urging people to get tested if they feel ill.

COVID-19 Vaccines Are Safe for PLHIV


Posters in English, Pidgin, Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba emphasizing the safety if the COVID-19 vaccines for people living with HIV.

Protect Yourself Against COVID-19


Posters in English, Pidgin, Hausa, Igbo, and Yoruba promoting messages about COVID-19 prevention and testing.

COVID-19 Vaccine for Healthcare Workers


Posters in English, Pidgin, Hausa, Igbo, and Yoruba promoting COVID-19 vaccination for healthcare workers.

November 3, 2022

Building Trust and Empathy Around COVID-19: A Client-Centred Communication Approach

BookletClinical/Technical GuidanceTraining/Education

A participant’s booklet used to train facility-based healthcare workers on Building Trust and Empathy Around COVID-19.

September 23, 2022

Data for ACTION RCCE for COVID-19 Vaccine Demand in Eastern and Southern Africa: Special Edition on Adolescents and Youth

News and UpdatesReports and Studies

This is a document explaining the importance of COVID-19 vaccine uptake among adolescents in sub-Saharan Africa, as they make up 70% of the population.

Adapting SBC Programming for MNCH in Nigeria During COVID-19

Reports and StudiesTechnical Briefs

Breakthrough ACTION developed a brief case study capturing adaptations in the MNCH space during COVID-19 drawing from the Breakthrough ACTION Nigeria experience. It includes lessons learned coupled with innovations carried out in light of the lockdown restrictions and as vaccines have rolled out.

September 1, 2022

COVID-19 Vaccination Card Game

SBC CampaignSBC Materials

A card game to test people’s knowledge about the risk factors of COVID-19. It presents various scenarios is which one person is wearing a mask and/or vaccinated and the other person is not and then has the player determine which person is at a higher risk of developing severe COVID-19.

Mapping Access Gaps in COVID-19: Results from 14 Countries and Territories

Reports and Studies

This report, created by Matahari Global Solutions and other partners, explains the results of access gaps in COVID-19 testing and vaccines in 14 countries and territories. Some of the countries and territories include: Bangladesh, DRC, Jamaica, Haiti, Peru, Senegal, and Somalia.

August 31, 2022

Social and Behaviour Change Communication in a Disinformation Age: Nigeria Webinar


Development Communications Network, in partnership with Health Promotion and Education (HPE) Alumni Association, are pleased to present to you a recording of a webinar on improving social and behaviour change communication with a special focus on the Africa region.

Guidelines for Health Care Workers on COVID-19

Clinical/Technical GuidanceTraining/Education

The following steps help healthcare workers protect themselves, their clients, and other people they contact.

Tuberculosis and COVID-19 Integrated Video

TV spotsVideo

This video integrated COVID-19 and Tuberculosis messaging and directions to get tested.

COVID-19 Co-morbidity Fliers


These fliers urge people with the simultaneous presence of two or more diseases or medical conditions in a patient to get vaccinated against COVID-19.

August 3, 2022

COVID-19 and Meta: Social and Behavioral Change Communication Learnings from 20 Countries

News and Updates

Throughout 2021, CARE launched 45 locally-led campaigns in 20 countries applying lessons learned during an eight-week training series with Meta. In the second half of 2021, participating countries built on their learnings from their first campaigns and attempted to answer new questions that arose all while creating culturally appropriate messaging to encourage the adoption of preventative behaviors and/or to build trust in the vaccine, even if it wasn’t yet available.

July 27, 2022

Key Messages for Religious and Traditional Leaders on COVID-19


This booklet provides adequate messages for religious and traditional leaders on COVID-19. The booklet is available in English and Hausa.

July 14, 2022

Three Insights to Help Overcome COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy

News and UpdatesReports and Studies

As part of the USAID-funded Breakthrough ACTION project, the Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs and partner ideas42 are working with teams and governments in eight countries — Liberia, Côte d’Ivoire, Cameroon, Senegal, Mali, Burkina Faso, Philippines, and Nigeria — to understand and target demand-side barriers to improve acceptance and uptake of the COVID-19 vaccine.

June 29, 2022

COVID-19 Response in Nigeria: A State-to-State Learning Report

Reports and Studies

This report details findings and key learning from a State-to-State learning exchange workshop designed to understand how Nigeria addresses the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC), National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), and State Primary Health Care Development Agencies/Boards from Adamawa, Akwa Ibom, Bauchi, Bayelsa, Benue, FCT, Kano, and Sokoto were part of this learning exchange.

June 17, 2022

Country Spotlight: Worry about Catching COVID-19 in Nigeria

News and Updates

The percentage of respondents reporting “a great deal” of worry has been below 40% on the COVID Behaviors Dashboard for nearly a year (June 2021). With less than 10% of the population vaccinated against COVID-19 as of May 2022 and the potential for underreporting of cases contributing to inaccurate measures of the true toll of COVID-19, public health messaging and targeting vulnerable or hard to reach populations may be critical to successful vaccination campaigns. Nigeria has seen success in relying on its polio response network to deliver COVID-19 and other vaccines, indicating a valuable strategy for current and future pandemics.

June 3, 2022

Engaging Religious Leaders to Boost COVID-19 Vaccination

News and Updates

The Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs-led Breakthrough ACTION project has been working in Malawi to engage religious leaders, educate them and help them use what they learn to help their congregants understand the value of vaccination and other COVID-prevention methods.

June 2, 2022

COVID-19 Campaign for Health Care Workers in Nigeria

Digital ToolSBC CampaignTestimonials

On this website, you’ll find creative content to use in COVID-19 vaccine campaigns for healthcare workers. From testimonials to memes and comic-strip illustrations, there are many content types and styles to work with.

COVID Behaviors Dashboard

Access timely Nigeria-specific COVID Behaviors Data from the COVID-19 Behaviors Dashboard. The dashboard helps to better understand the behavioral drivers behind vaccine uptake, masking, and physical distancing among other behaviors that affect the spread of COVID-19 to be able to develop more responsive and effective programs.

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Nigeria’s COVID response is led by the organizations listed below.

Zamfara State Ministry of Health Logo
WHO logo
United Nations logo
UK Aid logo
The World Bank
The Global Fund logo
Sokoto State Government logo
Nigeria Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 logo
Oyo State Government logo
Nigeria National Primary Healthcare Development Agency logo
Nasarawa State Government_Logo
President's Malaria Initiative logo
Kebbi State Government logo
Nigerial Red Cross logo
Nigeria Federal Ministry of Health logo
Nigeria Federal Ministry of Environment logo
Ebonyi State Government logo
Cross River State Government logo
US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Breakthrough RESEARCH for Social and Behavior Change logo
Breakthrough ACTION and RESEARCH for Social and Behavior Change logo
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation logo
Benue State Government logo
Bauchi State Government logo
Akwa Ibom State Government logo

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