Health Reporters (HR) is a not for profit initiative with the sole aim of raising the visibility of health in Africa . It is an initiative of Community Health and Research Initiative (CHR), a national Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) that is incorporated with Corporate Affairs Commission of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on the 10th of June 2003 with an RC No. ; 15356. Its headquarters is in Kano with national and regional offices in Abuja and Bauchi State respectively.
Health Reporters is one of the leading Online Health Newspaper in Africa that reports current health events as they happen and analyses development issues related to health. It operates as a not for profit initiative to improve visibility of health in Africa
CHR is among the co-founding NGOs of Accountability for MNCH in Nigeria (AMHiN), a national NGOs’ coalition and also a member of the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (PMNCH) being hosted by World Health Organisation. It is also a member of the Global Movement for Budget Transparency, Accountability and Participation (BTAP).
The initial funds to establish HR came from CHR’s funds raised from trustees contribution.