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Civil Society Organisations

1 day ago
Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) have charged farmers in Eteo community in Eleme local government council of Rivers State to hold International Oil Companies (IOCs) accountable for the pollution of their farmlands and water bodies. They made the call following the incessant oil spills that have occurred in the community, destroying their predominant sources of livelihood…
1 Jul
Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) have called on the Cross River State Police Command to bring to book a gang of youths that lynched Mrs. Martina Okey Itagbor under the guise of trying to curb witchcraft.
27 Mar
One legacy President Muhammadu Buhari would bequeath to Nigerians as his administration winds down is to listen to Nigerians and let the embattled Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdurasheed Bawa, go.
4 Mar
A coalition of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) under the aegis of Citizen Observant Hub, yesterday, said the February 25 presidential elections in Nigeria wasn’t free, fair and credible and therefore called for intervention of international bodies even as they also called for calm among Nigerians.
14 Feb
Over 100 Civil Society Organisations (CSOs), yesterday, marched on Lagos streets in continuation of their demand for removal of Abdulrasheed Bawa as Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
14 Jan
Civil Society Organisations (CSO) in the country, have called for citizens’ participation in ensuring purposeful governance and leadership in Nigeria ahead of 2023 election. The groups, which unveiled Nigeria’s Citizen’Scenario, a projection into the possible developmental trajectory of the country leading to its centenary in 2060, tagged, ‘CS60,’ stressed that the quality and integrity of the…
28 Nov 2022
A coalition of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) drawn from the 19 Northern states and Abuja, has said the recent revelation that 133 million Nigerians are living below poverty line was a testament to the fact the social investment programmes of the present administration have failed to achieve its purpose.
18 Oct 2022
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has implored the support of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs), saying they have critical role to play in the credibility of any electoral process. This was disclosed at a zonal sensitisation for Voter Education Providers (VEPs), organised by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in Sokoto, yesterday. Participants at the…
27 Sep 2022
A coalition of women Civil Society Organisation has condemned the brutalisation of Inspector Teju Moses by her employer Prof Zainab Abiola and advocated the need to carry out a psycho-social
19 Jul 2022
Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) in Plateau State have commended Governor Simon Lalong for his commitment to peace and transparency in governance.
10 Mar 2022
A coalition of 12 Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) has kicked against the call for the removal of the Head of Service of the Federation (HoSF), Dr. Folasade Yemi-Esan, described
25 Jan 2022
The battle over the region to produce Nigeria’s next President took another dimension, yesterday, as over 1,000 Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) barricaded the headquarters...


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Following the controversy over the demolition of buildings in Kano State by Governor Abba Yusuf, the government has said the buildings involved were sold illegally by the immediate past administration led by former Governor Ganduje.
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Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has pledged adequate support for Micro and Small Enterprises (MSEs) towards economic growth of the state. The governor gave the assurance during the distribution of Information and Communication Technology ....
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By virtue of section 230 of the 1999 Constitution, the Supreme Court of Nigeria ought to comprise the Chief Justice of Nigeria and such other justices not exceeding 21 as may be proscribed by the Act of the National Assembly.
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It was a miraculous escape for three occupants of a Toyota Corolla saloon car when a 40ft container, slipped from a truck, and fell on a vehicle in Ojuelegba inward Stadium on Funsho Williams Avenue, Surulere, Lagos.
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The Special Forces Troops of the Joint Task Force Northwest Operation HADARIN DAJI under the command of the General officer Commanding 8 Division Nigerian Army, yesterday, rescued over 15 kidnapped victims in the North West of Zamfara State.