Daniel Obande Haruna
Country Manager - Nigeria
Haruna Obande Daniel obtained his first and second degrees in Psychology from Benue State University, Makurdi and the prestigious University of Nigeria, Nsukka, respectively. His interest is in mental health with particular reference to health-related quality of life of women and adolescents and their psychosocial health in general. He has worked with both National and international NGOs in the bid to improve the healthcare system in Nigeria.
His ambition is to improve mental health throughout Sub-Saharan Africa and Nigeria in particular. This he intends to achieve through research and enlightenment campaigns in schools and the corporate world. As the Country Manager of SHAKE Africa (Nigeria) he hopes to put measures in place to create awareness in secondary schools, universities and orphanages to discuss sexual health and sex education in order to shake off negative perceptions and beliefs.