The Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to take a good look at appointments of national commissioners and Resident Electoral Commissioners (RECs) into the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has enjoined public and private sectors to ensure full implementation of and adherence to legal framework and policies put in place to promote accessibility and equal participation of persons with disabilities in the workplace and life.
22 Nov 2021
ActionAid Nigeria, in collaboration with Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, has called for humanitarian partnership to address vulnerability of people before, during and after crises in the country.
14 Nov 2021
Nigeria’s Civil Society Situation Room has insisted on the establishment of a National Electoral Offences Commission to prosecute electoral offenders and curb menace of vote-buying in elections.
8 Nov 2021
Cornerstone Insurance Plc Foundation has supported ActionAid Nigeria with N1 million to assist out-of-school children in the Badagry area of Lagos State and others to return to school.
22 Sep 2021
Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has blamed the increase in banditry in some parts of the country to compromise by individuals and their various communities.
18 Sep 2021
The Speaker of House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has declared that Nigeria’s development would remain stifled unless women are given ample opportunity to freely participate in the country’s political process.
1 Sep 2021
ActionAid Nigeria, a non-governmental organisation seeking to eradicate poverty, has urged the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) to renege on its plan to increase electricity tariff.
1 Sep 2021
ActionAid Nigeria, a non-governmental organisation, has decried the alleged resolution by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) directing the 11 Electricity Distribution Companies ...
1 Jul 2021
Country Director of ActionAid Nigeria, Ene Obi, yesterday, disclosed that the group has collaborated with the Akwa Ibom State government, the African Human Development Centre (AHDC) and civil society organisations (CSOs) to tackle rural poverty in the state.
6 May 2021
ActionAid Nigeria is to complement the efforts of Benue State Government by providing relief materials for 2,500 displaced households in Konshisha Local Council.
4 May 2021
ActionAid Nigeria lamented repressive attacks on journalists and defenders of human rights in the country, urging government at all levels to create safe and favourable environment for them to carry out their activities for the good of the nation and its citizens.