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Dr. Abiola Akiyode-Afolabi

21 Mar
The Foundation for Peace, Hope and Conflict Management (FPHCM) has expressed sadness over increasing cases of gender-based violence (GBV) in Taraba State and the Northeast.
8 Sep 2020
A total of 283 Civil Society Organisations and Women groups have appealed for an extension in deadline of Call for Memoranda.
5 Sep 2020
Grassroots women in Lagos, Enugu and Akwa Ibom states have recounted their efforts at eradicating corrupt practices during the COVID-19 lockdown and beyond in their communities.
9 Aug 2020
In the wake of incessant cases of rape across the country, experts in reproductive health and rights have urged Nigerian media to embark on enlightenment campaign...
5 Jun 2020
Women Advocates Research and Documentation Centre (WARDC), has called for partnership between government, institutions, Civil Society Organisations and the community...
8 Feb 2020
Research has shown that one out of every three women has experienced some form of Gender-Based Violence (GBV) or the other, which implies...
20 Feb 2019
The Transition Monitoring Group (TMG) has urged politicians to desist from heating up the polity with allegations against Independent National Electoral Commission...
17 Dec 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari’s refusal to assent to the Electoral Amendment Bill has continued to elicit condemnation, the latest being from the Transition Monitoring Group (TMG). According to the group, the amendment, as it is, gives no candidate any advantage, rather, it provides a level playing field for all the players in the elections and, therefore,…
17 Dec 2016
Ahead of the 2019 elections, the womenfolk in Nigerian are not leaving any stone unturned to ensure more participation in politics, particularly in elective positions and adequate representation.
27 Aug 2016
Prominent lawyer and civil rights activist, Dr. Abiola Akiyode-Afolabi, has been elected Chair of the Transition Monitoring Group (TMG), a coalition of 400 civil society organisations.

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