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4 Nov
A CIVIL society organisation, Centre for Social Justice (CSJ), has revealed that the 2022 proposed budget of the Federal Government is littered with frivolous items of about N227 billion.
6 Oct
Suspected thugs, yesterday invaded the complex of Etche Local Government Area in Rivers State and unleashed mayhem on Mrs. Cynthia Nwala, the leader of the council’s legislative Assembly.
16 Sep
The Conference of Nigeria Political Parties (CNPP) and the Coalition of National Civil Society Organisations Against Inept Leaders have called for an investigation
7 Sep
Civil Society Organisations (CSO’s) has strongly condemned the continued incarceration of 21-year-old Gloria Okorie by the police in utter disregard to a court order directing the police
7 Jul
The Nigerian Civil Society Situation Room has told the National Assembly to be prepared for mass action by Nigerians if it passes the 2021 electoral bill into law without Clause 50
28 Apr
A coalition of 14 civil society organisations (CSOs), yesterday, protested in Abuja against the alleged failure of the National Assembly to conclude and transmit the Electoral Act Amendment Bill
2 Feb
A civil society organisation with deep interest in the country's democratic growth has taken a swipe at the statement credited to the Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, to the effect that appointment of service chiefs was carried out by President Muhammadu Buhari devoid of ethnic consideration. The group,under…
6 May 2020
Civil society organisations and the Media Situation Room have urged Governor Nyesom Wike to review the 24-hour curfew imposed on Obio/Akpor and Port Harcourt local councils in Rivers State.
9 Feb 2020
What could have provoked the beating of a female lawyer to the point of coma inside her office by four police officers? Was it actually her refusal to provide an alleged victim
7 Jan 2020
Candidate of Lagos State Chapter of the African Democratic Party (ADP) for the 2019 gubernatorial election, Mr. Babatunde Gbadamosi, and some Civil Society Organisations (CSOs)
10 Apr 2019
A coalition of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) yesterday urged the Federal Government to immediately constitute the board of the National Human Rights Commission NHRC for effective human rights monitoring and protection. The coalition, under the auspices of Nigerian Human Rights CSOs on Universal Periodic Review (UPR), noted that the non-composition had impacted negatively on past…
12 Mar 2019
Members f the All Progressives Congress (APC) and some civil society groups yesterday staged a protest in Port Harcourt, warning the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of looming anarchy over its suspension of last weekend’s elections in Rivers State. As early as 8:00a.m., hundreds of placard-carrying residents amid songs marched from Port Harcourt Polo Club…


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The British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Catriona Laing, on Monday in Benin expressed optimism that Nigeria will overcome its current economic and security challenges.
26 mins ago
The Nigerian government has reassured the Republic of South Africa that it will continue to strengthen bilateral ties between both countries for the mutual benefit of both country’s citizens and economies.
30 mins ago
The family of 9-year-old Ezra Blount, Astroworld's tragedy victim, has refused Travis Scotts' offer to cover his funeral expenses. Responding to Scott's letter expressing remorse over Ezra's death and an offer to cover the boy's funeral expenses, the Blount family lawyer Bob Hilliard wrote: "Your client's offer is declined. I have no doubt Mr Scott…
35 mins ago
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said it was analysing outbound and inbound travellers from countries with confirmed cases of the Omicron variant of COVID-19.
56 mins ago
Ari Lennox | E R&B singer Ari Lennox was arrested at Amsterdam Schiphol airport on Monday following a "racial profiling" incident.  The singer shared on social media that she has a run-in with authorities in the Netherlands.  "I'm being arrested in Amsterdam for reacting to a woman racially profiling me," Lennox wrote on Twitter on…