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Organization Contact Information

Name: Janna Health Foundation
Street 1: Jay & Jay Multi-Services Complex, Gibson Jalo Way, Army Barracks Road, Jimeta Yola
Street 2:
City: Jimeta Yola
Province: North East Nigeria
Post Code:
Country: Nigeria
Phone: +2348038580420
Organization Email:
Web Site:
Other Online Presence: and

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Dr.
First Name: Stephen
Last Name: John
Title: Dr.
Phone: +2348038580420

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr.
First Name: Tuwanga
Last Name: Peter
Title: Mr.
Phone: +2347033559414

General Information

Board Constituency: None
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
If yes, please enter your registration number: CAC/IT/NO 56062
Organization Type - Primary: Non-Governmental Organization
Organization Type - Secondary: Community-Based Organization (CBO)
Organization Description:
Janna Health foundation (JHF) is a Non-Governmental Organization that focuses on building sustainable development through providing access to medical services and information while improving communities’ livelihood.
Mission: to contribute to a healthy environment through delivery of high quality community and patient centered care within the framework of our National and Sustainable Development Goals
JHF was established by Seasoned TB Programme Managers and Public Health Experts in the North Eastern Nigeria who have come face to face with the devastation of TB in communities especially among prominent key populations (Nomads and IDP) in the North East Zones. JHF is implementing the CFCS Round 8 Project in Nomadic Schools and Communities, TB REACH Wave 5 Project in IDP Camps and Host Communities and the KNCV Nomads TB REACH Wave 6 Project in Adamawa and Taraba States; These projects are Active TB Case Finding projects being implemented in collaboration with the State TB Programmes. JHF is collaborating with another CBO (SUFABEL Community Development Initiative to implement Active TB Case finding in IDP Camps and Host Communities in Gombe, Yobe and Borno States.
Do you know about the UNHLM declaration: Yes

Specializations / Areas of Work

Civil Society and Community Engagement
Delivery of health services and care
Engaging political leaders and ensuring inclusive leadership
Funding, including innovative and optimized approach to funding TB Care
Research and Development
Technical Assistance
Working on Key Populations related to TB

Other Organization Information

Total number of staff in your organization: 11 - 25
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 11 - 25
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 100 +
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Involvement in TB control provision
If you were informed or referred by another partner of the Stop TB Partnership please tell us who:
Why do you wish join the Stop TB Partnership: Involvement in Stop TB Working Groups
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: No
Are you in contact with your national TB programme: Yes
Please tell us how your organization is contributing to your country's national TB control plan:
We are implementing Active TB Case Finding among Nomadic Pastoralists and IDP Camps and Host Communities; these target populations are areas of focus by the NTP in its current NSP 2015 to 2020. We are contributing towards improving the low TB case detection among other thematic areas of TB control

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Nigeria
Which countries do you do operate in:
(This includes countries you are conducting activities in)


Please tell us how your organization will contribute to the Global Plan to Stop TB by briefly describing its involvement in any of the areas of work listed below:

TB Care Delivery:
We are actively engaging key populations through strategic advocacy and active TB case finding in North Eastern Nigeria

Drug-Resistant TB:
Our primary diagnostic tool is the GeneXpert. All Rifampicin resistant cases detected are linked to the State TB Programme for documentation and linkage to the DR-TB treatment center.

We collaborate with the Agency for HIV Control where we obtain HIV Rapid Test Kits for screening presumptive TB cases.

Laboratory Strengthening:
Our supervision includes TB diagnostic centers across all our intervention areas

We at JHF are interested in research. We incoperate Operational Research in all our projects.


Declaration of interests:

Application date: November 27, 2018
Last updated: November 27, 2018