National Orientation Agency
EU-UN initiative partners monarchs, clerics to end VAW
The European Union/United Nations (EU-UN) Spotlight Initiative has begun aggressive campaign with traditional and religious leaders...
Recognising opportunities in COVID-19 crisis
As we are smarting from the surprises and agony of the COVID-19 crisis, I would like to send this word of encouragement to our people: that we need to organise ourselves too...
Is hate speech bill 2019 an indictment of National Orientation Agency?
The bill which seeks to enact an Act of the National Assembly titled “National Commission for the Prohibition of Hate Speeches (Establishment) Bill...
ICPC, NOA charge Akwa Ibom citizens to monitor constituency projects
The Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offenses Commission (ICPC) and National Orientation Agency (NOA) have advised citizens of Akwa Ibom State to take an active part in tracking constituency projects to avert embezzlement of funds released for them.
Group unveils Cancer Care Initiative, gets UN recognition
A non-governmental organisation, Asaigbo Foundation is set to launch a cancer care initiative to increase awareness, promote early detection and treatment of the disease. The foundation had in recent times received an endorsement from the Global Peace and Sustainable Network, a UN Sponsored organisation, which promised support.
NOA charges governors to involve masses in policy formulation
National Orientation Agency (NOA) has urged state governors to always involve their people in budgeting and policy formulation.
Don urges government to curb youth restiveness, banditry
Dean, Faculty of Arts, University of Benin (UNIBEN), Prof. Eddy Erhagbe, has called on the federal government to address social ills and end youth restiveness and banditry. Erhagbe spoke yesterday at a stakeholders’ meeting organised by the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC) in collaboration with the Edo State directorate of National Orientation Agency (NOA)…
NOA warns Edo residents against vote buying
The National Orientation Agency (NOA), Edo State, has warned residents and traders particularly women and youths against vote buying. The agency also tasked residents to eschew violence before, during and after the general election. NOA State Director, Mrs. Grace Eseka Ewere gave the warning, yesterday, during a walk for peaceful and violence free 2019 general…
National Orientation Agency begins nationwide enlightenment to reduce void votes
National Orientation Agency (NOA) has mobilised its staff across the country for sensitisation campaigns aimed at reducing void ballots during the general elections.
INEC insists on issues-based, violence-free campaigns
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has vowed to sanction any political party that violates any section of the Electoral Act, saying that it has put machinery in motion to strictly monitor compliance by all parties. Speaking during the second Stakeholders Consultative meeting with the chairmen and secretaries of the 37 parties participating in the…