The Society of Gynaecology and Obstetrics of Nigeria (SOGON) is the umbrella professional organization of Gynaecologists and Obstetricians in Nigeria.

It was inaugurated in April 1965 and formally registered with the Corporate Affairs Commission as a Non-Government Organization in 1999, RC No. 2156. It is an affiliate member of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) and the African Federation of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (AFOG).
Its members are distributed across the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory of Nigeria and outside the country.

SOGON has a vision that Nigerian women achieve the highest possible standards of physical, mental, reproductive and sexual health and wellbeing throughout their lives.
SOGON works with the Federal Ministry of Health, International Development Partners, other professional bodies and non-governmental organizations in Nigeria.


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Useful Links:

2021 Download: SOGON Clinical Practical Guidelines for the Management of Postpartum Hemorrhage

Click here to download the SOGON Newsletter Nov. 2019

Download the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists (RCOG) information for healthcare professionals (March 2020)

Download updated SOGON Cervical Cancer Prevention Guidelines