Samira Haruna Sanusi is a Nigerian writer and Sickle Cell Awareness advocate. Samira is the Founder and President of the Samira Sanusi Sickle Cell Foundation, an Abuja based NGO.
She is the author of multiple awards-winning book, S is for Survivor; a memoir about her personal experiences with Sickle Cell Anemia and getting cured, as well as I Wrote This For you, a collection of prose, poetry, philosophical quotes and short essays which will be published later this year.
She is also the Co-Founder of Water For Sustainable Living Initiative and Head of Communications. She was recently recognized and awarded membership of the prestigious Crans Montana Forum as one of the New Leaders of Tomorrow in recognition of her work on Sickle Cell Anaemia advocacy.