File - Samuel Ajayi, Programmes Officer, HDI while facilitating a session at the Stakeholders Meeting and Reflection Session on Breaking Barrier - Tax Justice and Gender Responsive Social Services.

Inclusive Education – Stakeholders Advocate Inclusion of PWDs in School Governance

Education stakeholders in Lagos have advocated the inclusion of People with Disabilities, PWD, into school governance committees to ensure equity ...

Dr Abayomi Ajayi, Managing Director, Nordica Fibroid Care Centre, Lagos.

Late Pregnancy Poses Medical Risks for Mother, Child – Ajayi

With the increased use of contraceptives among teenagers, recent research has shown that women in their 40s are now increasingly ...

Man sitting, wearing white outfit and white cap

Experts Harp on Ways Education can Prepare Innovative Leaders

The need to place a premium on education standardization, teacher remuneration, curriculum upgrading, and deliberate training of individuals on problem-solving ...

An image of a woman standing.

VOW Conference To Host Presidential Candidates To Speak on Agenda for Women

The Voice of Women Conference and Awards 2022 is set to host Presidential candidates for the 2023 general elections to ...

COP 27: CAPPA to Hold National Conference on Climate Change in Abuja

Frontline community activists, local and international civil society groups, development experts and government representatives will converge in Abuja on 29 ...

The Bottle-to-Bottle facility at Lagos Ibadan Expressway.

THEMES Agenda: Towards Achieving A Cleaner Lagos

Driving through the city of Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial capital, one cannot help but observe the practical steps taken by the ...

Health Workers’ Attitudinal Change Key to Improving Patient Care – Commissioner

Anambra State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Afam Obidike, has called for attitudinal change of healthcare workers to improve patient care ...

LAUTECH Partners NASRDA to Organise 6th International Conference on Nanotechnology

The Nanotechnology Research Group (NANO+) of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, Nigeria has slated November 22-25, 2022 for her ...

Digital Rights and Closing Civic Spaces in Nigeria

The path to digital rights in Nigeria is rough and rocky. This can be credited to different attempts by the ...

Four Women Clinch Gates Foundation’s Goalkeepers Global Awards for Advancing SDGs

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) has announced four global leaders as winners of its 2022 Goalkeepers Global Goals ...

Sign Language Day – CCD Tasks FG, Disability Commission, INEC on Inclusion of Deaf Persons in Governance

The Centre for Citizens with Disabilities, CCD has called for a collaborative effort among the Federal Ministry of Information, the ...

Disability Commission Launches Hotline for PWDs to Report Abuse, Discrimination

The Executive Secretary of the National Disability Commission, James Lalu has announced the launch of 24/7 WhatsApp messenger response hotline ...

Headfort Foundation team at the end of the sensitization on 'My Rights, My Freedom' at the special correctional center for boys in Sabo Yaba, Lagos.

Children Should Understand Their Rights to Avoid Infringement – Headfort Foundation

Headfort Foundation, a NGO that provides legal support for indigents and wrongly incarcerated inmates, has sensitized children on their fundamental ...

Front view of NBC building

FOI Violation: MRA Sues NBC over non-disclosure of License Fees by Broadcast Station

Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has filed a Freedom of Information (FOI) suit against the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) for its ...

Members of LASODA and Senior Officials in Local Government Administration during a workshop on Lagos State Special People’s Law and inclusive governance. Copyright: Guardian/Jesutomi Akomolafe

How Lagos Health Scheme is Enhancing Access to Quality Healthcare Services Among Indigents, PWDs

It is estimated that Nigeria has 25 million Persons with Disabilities (PWDs). Because disability is extremely diverse, there are some ...

Disability rights advocates and members of Osun JONAPWD at the Press conference organized on the status of Osun Disability bill

Osun Disability Law is Overdue, Rights Advocates Appeal to State Government

Disability rights advocates have appealed to the Osun State Government for the speedy domestication of the Discrimination Against Persons with ...

A female stretched out hand with the palm open and fingers spread out in a resistive manner

SGBV: WSCIJ Sets to Present Media Justice Status Report

The Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism (WSCIJ) will publicly present a media justice status report on Sexual and Gender-Based ...

Media Experts Call for National Mechanism to Ensure Safety of Journalists

Media experts have recommended the setting up of a National Response Mechanism (NRM) to address the issue of safety of ...

Four adults and a child with a bag standing indoor

JAKIN NGO Gifts School Materials to Disadvantaged Students as Schools Resume

JAKIN initiative, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), has gifted school bags, pairs of sandals, and dozens of exercise books, among other ...

People in a group picture, one person is on a wheelchair and the dominant colour is orange

FFF Trains Guidance Counsellors on Breaking Barriers Experienced by CWDs

The Festus Fajemilo Foundation (FFF), a disability-focused organization has trained Guidance Counsellors in Agege Education District, Lagos State, on ‘Breaking ...

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