Saturday, 10th June 2023

Auwal Rafsanjani

15 May
Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) has called for improved early warning reporting in Nigeria through enhanced media collaboration and communication to support response mechanisms.
18 Mar
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) must use the Saturday Governorship and State Assembly elections to redeem its image by conducting credible elections across the country, Transition Monitoring Group, TMG, has said.
5 Mar
The foremost election observation group in Nigeria, Transition Monitoring Group (TMG), yesterday, said the conduct of February 25 Presidential and National Assembly elections was poor.
19 Jan
Perceived gap between result and President Muhammadu Buhari’s $1 billion spending on anti-terrorism war is drawing shocked reactions from stakeholders, who insist the country is not any safer today than it was at any time in its history.
19 Dec
Executive Director of Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC), Auwal Rafsanjani, and an anti-corruption advocate, Dr. Lukman Adefolahan, have called for overhaul of the asset declaration institutions...
21 Jul 2022
CIVIL Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) has embarked on the training of 20 journalists on investigation of corruption in Nigeria’s politics, so as to prioritise anti-corruption and accountability in the 2023 general elections.
27 Oct 2021
Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) has said the country loses about $2.9 billion yearly on tax waivers granted to multinational companies.
1 Aug 2021
The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) has lamented what it described as lack of data on the quantum of oil extraction in the country.
5 Jul 2021
The Niger Delta Congress (NDC) has picked holes in the newly passed Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB), saying it came as “one legislation too many, aimed at purloining the resources of Niger Delta.”
10 Jun 2021
Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) says Nigeria has been losing about $18 billion yearly as a result of Illicit Financial Flows (IFFs) encouraged by multinationals and foreign countries.
24 Jul 2020
Transparency International (TI) has called for an effective criminal justice system all over the world amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) crisis. At a webinar recently, the Managing Director, Daniel Eriksson, stressed the need for strong criminal justice institutions,...
24 Sep 2018
Elder statesman, Tanko Yakassai, has decried the high cost of nomination and expression of interest forms imposed on aspirants for elective positions by political parties. In the same vein, the executive director of Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC), Auwal Rafsanjani, noted that the development would entrench corrupt practices in the polity. The All Progressives…


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The Zamfara Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Friday berated the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) and the Department for State Services (DSS) for the alleged invasion of the Gusau and Maradun homes of the immediate past Governor of the state, Alhaji Bello Matawalle. The condemnation is contained in a statement issued in Gusau…
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US Secretary of State Antony Blinken will travel to China next week, rescheduling a visit that was canceled in February after a saga over a suspected surveillance balloon, US officials said Friday. Blinken is expected to arrive in Beijing on June 18, the first trip by a top US diplomat to China since his predecessor…
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Manchester City and Inter Milan will lock horns in the final of the 2022/2023 Champions League on Saturday night. The grand finale of this season’s Champions League will take place inside the Ataturk Olympic Stadium, Istanbul, Turkey. Saturday's final will represent the first time City and Inter will clash at the zenith of European footbal…
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The Coalition for Good Governance and Economic Justice in Africa, a non-profit and non-governmental NGO has expressed displeasure over the fight against corruption in the country saying it’s glaring the anti-corruption agencies may have been overwhelmed by the deluge of the scourge in the country. The NGO said it’s interesting to note that non of…
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Manchester City will face Inter Milan in the Uefa Champions League final at the Ataturk Stadium in Istanbul, Turkey on Saturday. It promises to be one in a lifetime encounter with the Cityzens having their eyes set on completing a treble dream. The Premier League champions are odds on favorite to lift this season's European…