Monday, 20th March 2023
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28 Aug 2022
Human Development Initiatives (HDI) has supported over 400 vulnerable pupils with educational materials as part of efforts to prevent children from dropping out of school.
15 May 2022
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has said his administration is poised to provide succour to vulnerable members of the society, stating that his administration intends to take every resident of the state along in its development initiatives.
5 Sep 2021
Over 700 children of widows, widowers and persons with disabilities have been given educational materials and devices by the Human Development Initiatives (HDI) through its Education Trust Fund.
15 Mar 2021
On human development index (HDI) Nigeria is rated 161 out of 189 countries. Benin Republic is rated 158, better than Nigeria. Norway as a petroleum country rates highest in HDI and it, even, intends to have a life salary for its citizens.
3 May 2020
Human Development Initiatives (HDI) Nigeria, ActionAid Nigeria and other global coalition for education have called on the Lagos State Government to reflect on the gaps in the public education sector
18 Aug 2019
To increase budgetary allocation to education and improve the quality of the sector, government has been urged to sensitise all taxable adults on voluntary payment of Tax.   
11 Aug 2019
Executive Director, Human Development Initiatives (HDI), Mrs. Olufunso Owasanoye has said Nigeria is still far behind in education financing; reason poor funding is one of the greatest problems confronting its education sector.
23 Jun 2019
Free and quality inclusive public education is a fundamental human rights and the foundation for a just society. This was the position of participants...
26 May 2019
Human Development Initiatives (HDI) has implored parents of children with disabilities not to keep them at home because doing so will deny them the right to education. HDI Programme Officer, Ajayi Samuel, speaking at a town hall meeting in Epe for stakeholders in the education sector, said: “We would encourage parents to allow their children…
12 May 2019
Lagos State Government has been implored to remove all barriers to qualitative and inclusive education in order to have a better and developed society. The call was made in Lagos, when a group, led by Human Development Initiatives (HDI), staged a walk from Allen Roundabout through Awolowo Road to the State Assembly to mark the…
28 Feb 2019
There is no gainsaying that Nigeria is not just a developing country but also one of the nations with very low human development index (HDI)...
2 Dec 2018
The Executive Director, Human Development Initiatives (HDI) Olufunso Owasanoye has tasked critical stakeholders to ensure that the Lagos State Universal Basic Education Board (LSUBEB) 2017 Action Plan projects put at N2.57b are executed and to details. Speaking at a sensitisation programme for members of the parent forum, Community Development Association and School Based Management committees,…


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WASHINGTON DC, United States of America, 20 March 2022, /African Media Agency/- Africa Fintech Summit is pleased to announce Prosper Africa as a Gold Sponsor for Africa Fintech Summit in 2023 to be held in Washington DC on the 12th April 2023 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. Prosper Africa is the U.S. Government initiative to…
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The Apex Igbo Socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide has urged Federal Government to intervene into what it described as “ethnic profiling of the Igbo in Lagos State” since 2023 election began.
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Lagos State Governor, Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu, has announced that the 20 per cent salary increment for civil servants in the state should take effect immediately.
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Tells PDP Candidates to submit required documents for legal battle within 72 hours The National Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Samuel Anyanwu, has kicked against the results of the just-concluded Imo state House of Assembly elections which took place on Saturday. Speaking to Journalists in Abuja on Monday, Anyanwu rejected the results in…
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The All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Francis Nwifuru, has been declared the winner of the governorship election in Ebonyi State. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) returning officer, Prof. Charles Igwe, announced on Monday that Nwifuru polled a total of 199,131 votes in the state gubernatorial election. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Ifeanyi Odii,…