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Action Aid Nigeria

18 Jan
While the dust is yet to settle on the award of a N30 million contract for the construction of a mosque in Borno state by the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, stakeholders have again uncovered budgetary allocation of N630 million for the construction of public toilets in rural areas.
11 Oct 2019
Action Aid Nigeria (AAN), has warned that set objectives for the 2020 proposal are unrealistic given the volatility in the global oil market and the increasing insecurity across the country. The social justice organisation also pointed out that the oil benchmark at $57...
3 Dec 2018
Action Aid Nigeria and the Youth Farm Initiative have bemoaned poor execution of budgets to the agricultural sector. 
12 Jun 2018
Action Aid Nigeria says the lack of synergy among security agencies is fuelling insecurity nationwide. It decried the seeming absence of neutrality, professionalism and sharing of intelligence among security apparatuses, saying the move was deteriorating security in the country. Addressing the media on the state of the nation yesterday in Abuja, the Board Chair of…
25 Jan 2018
Over 70 civil society organisations (CSOs) under the aegis of The Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room yesterday enjoined President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately...
22 Nov 2016
To ensure inclusive governance and equality in service delivery, Action Aid Nigeria had stressed the need for local government administration to be autonomous and be accountable to the people.


28 mins ago
A lawyer, Bello Ibrahim, has threatened to commence committal proceedings against the Director General of the Department of State Security (DSS) over alleged unlawful detention of his client, Umar Ibrahim.
1 hour ago
An Indian gang operated a fake police station from a hotel for eight months where they dressed up as officers and are believed to have extorted money from hundreds of people, an official said Thursday.
2 hours ago
Sri Lanka police fired tear gas and water cannon on a small protest Thursday to break up the first demonstration since the crisis-hit island nation lifted a state of emergency.
2 hours ago
The authorities of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) have distanced the agency from alleged scams in petrol subsidies running into trillions of naira in the country. FIRS Executive Chairman, Mr Mohammed Nami who appeared before the Ibrahim Al-Mustapha Aliyu-led Adhoc Committee probing into the petroleum subsidy regime explained that the role of his outfit…
2 hours ago
The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has said that Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State did not stop the sit-at-home order in the state. It said Uzodinma could not stop the sit-at-home order because he did not initiate it. Emma Powerful, the spokesperson of IPOB, said the group cancelled the sit-at-home order on the advice…