Members of the Nigeria Branch of the British Red Cross
See full details
In 1951, the Nigerian Branch of the British Red Cross was established. After the country gained independence in 1960, the Nigerian Red Cross Society was formed in 1961 and was elected to serve on the League of Executive of the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent (IFRC). In 1977, Hon. Justice J.A. Adefarasin, the Nigerian Red Cross president at the time, was elected as the president of the IFRC.
More information here: https://www.redcrossnigeria.org/history
Subject auto tags
Part of 1 highlight set
All images are the property of the British Red Cross Museum and Archives (unless otherwise indicated), and cannot be used without permission. For queries about permission to use images, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.