Group seeks review of tax incentives to check $3billion yearly losses
ActionAid Nigeria (AAN) has urged the Federal Government to immediately review the series of tax incentives granted to companies, especially the multinationals, to stem annual revenue losses estimated at over $2.97 billion.
Groups seek urgent action against climate change
To mitigate the impact of climate change, concerned environmental groups have called on the federal government to urgently implement national policies and plans to strengthen adaptation and response to climate change emergencies.
ActionAid canvasses massive investment in education
Country director, ActionAid Nigeria, Ene Obi, has called on the Kogi State government to invest more in the education of young ones in the society to curb vices the state.
Ministerial list: Women, youth inclusion grossly inadequate — Actionaid Nigeria
Actionaid Nigeria has described the ministerial list forwarded to the National Assembly for confirmation as loop-sided and short of meeting the 35 percent Affirmative Action on Women, therefore, unrepresentative and grossly inadequate.
Assault: ActionAid Nigeria demands justice
Actionaid Nigeria has called for the arrest and prosecution of Senator representing Adamawa North Senatorial District, Elisha Abbo, who ‘dishonourably’ beat up a woman in an adult toy shop in Abuja. A statement signed by its Country Director, Ene Obi, said the call became necessary, following the release of a Close Circuit Television (CCTV) footage…
Violent extremism: Actionaid budgets $2.5 million for Kogi, Nasarawa
Actionaid Nigeria said it has budgeted $2.5 million for the second phase of its System and Structure Strengthening Approach Against Radicalisation to Violent Extremism (SERVE) project in Kogi and Nasarawa states.
Group seeks viable reintegration of Libyan returnees
International Organisation for Migration (IOM), with the support of the UK government, at the weekend launched: “Protection and Reintegration...
ActionAid tasks government, others on women, child abuse
The Country Director, Actionaid Nigeria, Ene Obi has challenged government, corporate organisations and individuals to check the rising abuse and molestation of women and children in the country.
Actionaid, IDRC intensify campaign against irregular migration in Edo
The Country Director of Actionaid Nigeria, Ene Obi has lauded the Edo State Government and the wife of the state governor, Betsy Obaseki for their commitment to the fight against irregular migration amongst other societal ills.