Nigeria may miss SDG on healthcare, says Soludo
Former governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, has said that if the Federal Government does not initiate good reforms, the country may miss out on the Sustainable Development Goal..
‘Financial inclusion needed to tackle poverty’
Godwin Ehigiamusoe, is the Founder of Lift Above Poverty Organisation (LAPO), a development organisation with programmes and interest in microfinance, health and social empowerment activities.
LAPO empowers 24 million Nigerians
Lift Above Poverty Organisation (LAPO) has enhanced the socio-economic and health conditions of 24,717,347 community members across the country with its services.The financial subsidiary of the organisation, Lift Agricultural and Rural Development Initiative ...
LAPO moves to tackle nation’s development challenges
To address the nation’s developmental challenges, the Lift Above Poverty Organisation (LAPO), is organising a forum where non-state actors would deliberate on how to stimulate economic growth in the country. The programme, which is themed; “Towards sustainable socio-economic transformation of Nigeria: options for non-state intervention,” is the 25th in the series and is expected to…
Philip Asiodu to chair LAPO 2018 annual forum
A former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Philip Asiodu is expected to Chair the 2018 edition of annual development forum of the Lift Above Poverty Organisation (LAPO). A statement signed by Sabina Idowu-Osehobo, Chairperson, Planning Committee and James-Wisdom Abhulimen, Secretary, Planning Committee said Mike Obadan, a renowned Professor of Economics and Non-Executive Director of the Central…
DBN, LAPO Microfinance Bank to fund 10,000 MSMEs
Development Bank of Nigeria Plc (DBN), the first wholesale development finance institution in Nigeria, has partnered with LAPO Microfinance Bank Limited, to provide lending to about 10,000 Micro, Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (MSMEs), to alleviate the financial constraints they face. A statement from DBN said: “This is a milestone achievement and I am…
LAPO screens 298,663 persons for cancer ailments nationwide
A non-governmental organisation, Lift Above Poverty Organizations (LAPO) has screened 298,663 people for cancer ailments under its LAPO Community Campaign for Cancer Control (LAPO-C4) in Nigeria.
LAPO fetes women at leadership award
Founder, Lift Above Poverty Organization (LAPO), Dr. Godwin Ehigiamusoe, has described as unacceptable in the country the obnoxious social norms, political exclusion and economic lopsidedness...
LAPO empowers 108,367 rural farmers
The management of Lift Above Poverty Organization (LAPO) has spent the sum of N5.7billion to empower a total of 108,367 rural farmers across 19 states in the country during the outgone year 2017.