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28 Oct
Stakeholders at the 29th edition of the annual LAPO Development Forum yesterday sought policy support to guarantee food security in the country. The event with the theme ‘Financing Agriculture and Rural Development Initiatives in Nigeria: Issues and Way Forward’, was organised by the Lift Above Poverty Organization (LAPO) in partnership with the Federal Ministry of…
29 Mar
As part of activities to mark the 2022 International Women’s Day, the Lift Above Poverty Organisation (LAPO) has honoured six women for their contributions to economic development and growth in the country.
1 Mar 2021
The Lift Above Poverty Organisation (LAPO) says it conducted free cancer screening for 1,918 persons across the country as part of activities to mark the 2021 World Cancer Day.
5 Feb 2021
The Lift Above Poverty Organisation (LAPO), says it disbursed N12.2 billion as loans to 152,446 rural farmers and owners of Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) in 2020.
22 Nov 2020
As the weekend winds down, Folasade Owode becomes increasingly uneasy because of the embarrassment that lies ahead of her on the coming Tuesday.
11 Aug 2020
Acting Executive Director, Dr Ayobami Honestus Obadiora disclosed this at a strategic review meeting with senior management staff. He stated that the beneficiaries were sensitized on family planning, antenatal care, child nutrition with counselling and referral services.
6 Dec 2019
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..
22 Oct 2019
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.
29 Apr 2019
The Executive Director of Lift Above Poverty Organisation (LAPO) in Benin, Sabina Idowu-Osehobo has urged Nigerians to show greater commitment to environmental sanitation aimed at controlling the spread of malaria.
3 Jan 2019
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 ...
22 Aug 2018
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…
7 Aug 2018
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…


4 hours ago
Ejigbo Satellite Depot of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has urged the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Ltd. (NNPCL) to give same window given to Major Oil Marketers Association of Nigeria (MOMAN) to buy fuel at regulated depot price of N148.17 per litre.
5 hours ago
The National Universities Commission (NUC), says it has no influence over the selection of vice-chancellors for the nation's tertiary institutions.
5 hours ago
A fire outbreak has reportedly razed property worth millions of Naira at Wimpey -Eliopranwo link road in Obio Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State. According to some eyewitnesses, the fire started as a result of an electrical surge from one of the rooms in the compound. However, one of the victims of the fire…
5 hours ago
In a bid to ensure the wellbeing of the citizenry, the House of Representatives has directed the Federal Ministry of Petroleum Resources to ascertain the availability of hydro-carbon in commercial quantity in Bida
5 hours ago
A socio-cultural group known as Kwande United People Organisation, (KWUPO) has appealed to the present administration under President Muhammadu Buhari to fulfil its promise of converting the proposed Federal Polytechnic Adikpo, in Kwande local government area of Benue state into a mega skill acquisition centre.