Mrs. Rifkatu Nghargbu is currently a PhD Student at the Department of Economics, University of Ibadan, Nigeria. She has a B.Sc. in Economics from the Ahmadu Bello University Zaria and a Masters degree in Economics from the University of Ibadan.
She is presently lecturing with the Department of Economics, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Sokoto in Nigeria. Her PhD thesis is titled: “Inequity in Maternal and Child Healthcare Utilisation in Nigeria”.
Rifkatu has research interests in health economics and health econometrics, inequality studies, population studies, welfare economics and development economics.