Hadiza, from Yanduna community, Katsina, Nigeria
Hadiza, lost her baby and nearly lost her life when after displaying clear signs of danger she was not taken to a hospital and instead gave birth at her parents' home.
Find out more about how the UK is helping mothers and babies in Nigeria and around the world at www.dfid.gov.uk/mothersday2011
Photo: Lindsay Mgbor / DFID
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