Civil Society Organisations
CUPP plans protest on January 15 over alleged IGP’s retirement extension
The opposition political parties in the country, under the aegis of Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP), have directed all members of the group to stage a protest nationwide on January 15, 2019 at the state headquarters of all the police commands if the IGP is seen around his office. In a statement yesterday signed…
Group wants synergy between communities, CSOs on budget
Participants at town hall meetings organised by the Niger Delta Budget Monitoring Group, with support from Oxfam in Nigeria for Igwuruta and Oyigbo communities in Rivers State have said communities in synergy with Civil Society Organisations...
CSOs seek improved inclusion, quality education for kids with disabilities
Civil Society Organisations (CSOs), under the auspices of Human Development Initiative (HDI), Joint National Association of Persons With Disabilities (JONAPWD), and Centre for Information and Technology Development (CITAD) have requested for an improved inclusion, and access of children with disabilities to quality basic education in the country. Speaking at the weekend, in Abuja, at a…
CSOs urge eligible voters in Anambra to register with INEC
Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) have called on eligible voters in Anambra to register with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) before the end of the current phase of the Continuous Voter Registration (CVR). The groups made the call in Awka during a one-day sensitisation workshop on Electoral Participation for youths on Sunday. Mrs Chioma Okeke,…
Civil society organisations urge FG, National Assembly to hasten passage of PIB
A Coalotion of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) has called on the Federal Government and the National Assembly to close ranks and expedite the passage of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) to provide clarity and certainty that would attract the needed investment in the sector.
Owerri market demolition: Coalition of CSOs demand state of emergency in Imo
This was part of resolution reached by the CSOs after a crucial meeting with members of Owerri community and after meticulous evaluation of accusations against Governor Rochas Okorocha, in recent past.
Ondo, CSOs celebrate young authors on girl-child, reproductive health
To further actualize the goals of Adolescent and Youth Friendly Health Programme (AYFHP) in Ondo State, the state government and several Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) have feted teenage twin authors, who wrote a novel to sensitize peers to girl-child development and sexuality.