Creativity is thinking up new things. Innovation is doing new things.”

Theodore Levitt

Welcome to our blog

To positively change our world, we need to transform creative thoughts and ideas into concrete innovations. The NHIM blog seeks to promote innovative ideas from around the country and connect innovators thereby achieving one of the goals of the NHIM- creating an avenue for members of the health innovation ecosystem to converge and share ideas.



The Nigeria Health Innovation Marketplace would like to invite you to it’s first virtual Community of Practice event which will take place in form of a Webinar on Thursday, 13th...

Angel Hack Global Hackathon 2018

Angel Hack is partnering with the Private Sector Health Alliance of Nigeria through the Nigeria Health Innovation Marketplace (NHIM) to host the Global Hackathon Series for Health in Lagos. Every year, AngelHack adventures across the...

Zayed Sustainability Prize

On behalf of the Zayed Sustainability Prize, the Private Sector Health Alliance of Nigeria through the Nigeria Health Innovation Marketplace (NHIM) is pleased to announce the Zayed Sustainability Prize for 2018! ...

Meet The 2015 Health Innovation Challenge Winners

The Private Sector Health Alliance through the Nigeria Health Innovation Marketplace launched the first ever Health Innovation Challenge (HIC). The competition set out to identify, reward and celebrate promising innovations...

Nigeria Health Innovation Marketplace

The Nigeria Health Innovation Marketplace is a multi-faceted platform that seeks to spur broad scale innovations; support social entrepreneurship and connect actors in the health innovation ecosystem. In a bid...

Speech Mr Herbert Wigwe Chair NHIM

I consider it a great privilege to address the Health Innovation Community of Practice – the first of its kind on the continent. Alongside private sector leaders in Nigeria, we...