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14 Sep
As part of advocacy for inclusive employment of persons with disabilities in Nigeria, Special Needs Initiative for Growth (SNIG) in partnership with Jobberman has piloted its first employment scheme project that collaboratively generates solutions regarding Nigeria’s 2018 legislation, which requires that five per cent of persons with disabilities be included into the Nigerian workforce.
23 Aug
There are an estimated 1.2 billion young people impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic response measures. Disruptions to education, employment, services and social support have changed the future of an entire generation.
25 Jul
Given the circumstances surrounding the global pandemic since March 2020, learners with disabilities in developing countries such as Nigeria have been excluded from educational resources as opposed to their non-disabled peers who access remote learning and adapt to several learning opportunities during this period.
3 Jul
Ten mothers of children with cerebral palsy have been empowered with business grants and skills by Mandela Washington Fellows through the Cross-Cohort Collaboration Initiative (CCCI). In May 2022, Racheal Inegbedion (2021 Mandela Washington Fellow) and Tobiloba Ajayi (2016 Mandela Washington Fellow) won the CCCI grant of 1.5 million Naira to implement the “Empowered Mothers, Thriving…
1 Jul
The Global Exchange on Religion in Society (GERIS), a two-year project administered by the European External Action Service and Particip GmbH, has piloted the 2022 Inter-cultural Civil Convention with over 100 professionals, civil society actors, academic practitioners, government and intergovernmental professionals, as well as faith-based professionals across different parts of the world to engage in critical discussions on civil society issues affecting them.
United State (US) Reciprocal Exchange programme
4 Mar
Nigeria and the United States (US) have partnered on creating equality and the inclusion of persons living with disabilities (PwDs) into the workforce through the Reciprocal Exchange programme. The Inclusion works project took place on the 3rd of March 2022 at the Barack Obama American Corner, Victoria Island, Lagos State. The program kicked off with…
11 Aug 2020
About 20 visually-impaired fellows were, at the weekend, empowered during a virtual leadership and technology boot-camp organised by Initiative for National Growth Africa (INGA) in partnership with Peace First Organisation.
13 Mar 2020
Ahead of the World Down Syndrome Day, marked every March 21, with this year’s theme as ‘We Decide’, the Initiative for National Growth Africa (INGA), also referred to as Special Needs Initiative for Growth..
29 May 2019
To mark the children’s day on Monday, Brainiacs STEM and Robotics celebrated kids with special needs by offering an immersive educational tour for children living with Down syndrome at the Down Syndrome Foundation Nigeria. The team of Brainiacs STEM and Robotics alongside its partners, which included Clifford Ajefo, Bisola and Racheal Inegbedion, engaged the kids…
4 Jan 2019
The Initiative for National Growth Africa (INGA) in partnership with Autism Awareness Place has called for a stop to stigmatisation of people suffering from mental disorder through inclusiveness and equal opportunities. This was the submission at the Autism Awareness & Inclusion Conference with the theme ‘Inclusion is the New Therapy,’ which took place at La…


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The Nigerian music industry has truly evolved, especially in the post-Covid era. No one will truly expect the kind of growth that the industry has experienced during the post-covid era....
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Europe's top official for enforcing digital regulation warned Twitter boss Elon Musk on Wednesday that he must do more to fight disinformation in order to comply with EU law.
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The APC Governorship Campaign Group in Lagos State on Wednesday, officially flagged off the re-election campaign of the incumbent governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu.
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by Hannes Venter, Industry Value Advisor: Utilities at SAP Africa NAIROBI, Kenya, 30 November 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- No company can survive a consistent loss in revenue. When companies fail to collect the revenue owed for services rendered, it puts pressure on their cash flow that could leave them unable to cover their operational costs, struggle to…
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BRUSSELS, Belgium 30 November 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- The press release distribution start-up Clipse Africa has teamed up with Africa Communications Week, the global network of communications professionals driving Africa’s transformation, to publish the first guide to communications agencies operating on the African continent.  The publication of African Communication Agencies Directory responds to a growing need as…