Dr. Nnimmo Bassey in a group picture with Makoko community members during the book reading in Makoko.

Makoko Represents Every Environmental Challenges in Nigeria Except Desertification – Nnimmo Bassey

Dr Nnimmo Bassey, topmost environmentalist and the Founder of the Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF), has said the current ...

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CAPPA Demands 130 Naira Per Litre Tax on SSB Products

The Corporate Accountability and Public Participation Africa (CAPPA) has demanded an increase in the Sugar-Sweetened Beverage (SSB) Tax from #10 ...

The image of a front view of a PHC in Osun. There are solar panels on the roof top

Understaffed and Overlooked: Plight of PHCs in Osun Despite Government Promises

In December 2023, the Osun State Governor, Ademola Adeleke, said his administration is creating an enabling environment to retain health ...

Disability Champions Series 16: Rose Umutesi – Participating And Contributing To Gain

“…and yes, you have to be loud and passionate about it”- Rose. Hello readers, welcome to series 16 of the ...

Blood PInts. Source: The Guardian

Saving Lives Through Blood Donation – The Plateau Example

Ajijah Andrew, 43, is a regular blood donor whose first donation was in 1998 while at Command Day Secondary School ...

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Nigeria’s Student Loan: Taking Off Without a Base?

Since late last year, the launch of the student loan initiative has experienced multiple deferrals, with state authorities announcing its ...

Safe Termination of Pregnancy Essential for Survivors of Rape, Incest, SGBV – Groups

Over 150 women's groups and representatives of Civil Society Organizations have appealed to the Lagos State Government to reinstate the ...

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Group Distributes Free Education Materials to Indigent Pupils to Foster Continuous Learning

To cushion the effect of the high cost of academic materials and increase in the cost of education, Serene Early-Trobb ...

Some of the participants holding placards at the venue.

BONews, Cerudite Sensitize Community Members on Misinformation, Identify Strategies for Fact-Checking

BONews Service and Cerudite have sensitized residents of Abogunloko Community Development Association (CDA) in Ikotun on fake news, misinformation and ...

Anti-Corruption: HEDA partners UNILAG Consult to unveil Diploma

Human and Environmental Development Agenda (HEDA Resource Centre) has partnered with the University of Lagos(UNILAG) Consult Ltd to unveil a ...

Members, House Committee on AIDS, TB and Malaria (ATM) and participants at the Parliamentary Stakeholders Consultative Meeting on Tuberculosis, organized by the National Tuberculosis and Leprosy Control Programme (NTBLCP).

2030 Target is Not Mere Slogan, We’re Working to End TB in Nigeria – HOR Member

Hon. Amobi Godwin Ogah, Member, House of Representative representing Isuikwato/ Umuneochi Federal Constituency, has said the Nigerian government is working ...

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WaterAid, Partner, Lay Foundation for WASH Facility at Lagos school

WaterAid Nigeria, in partnership with Cummins West Africa, laid the foundation of one of its WASH facilities at Oregun Junior ...

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Poor Facilities, Shortage of Medical Supplies Stifle Quality Health Care Delivery in Osun PHCs

A first-time patient at the Comprehensive Primary Health Centre, Iwara in Atakumosa East Local Government Area of Osun State would ...

SMILE Nigeria Children's Day Activity 2023

Inclusive Education: Sightsavers Nigeria Wins International Award for Groundbreaking Initiatives

Sightsavers Nigeria has received international recognition and an award for its pioneering initiatives towards improving accessibility and quality of primary ...

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SAFA Sets to Launch, to Provide Free Non-Surgical Fibroid Removal

The Support Association for Fibroids Awareness (SAFA), a non-governmental organization dedicated to raising awareness about uterine fibroids, is set to ...

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Foundation to Distribute 300 Free Artificial Limbs to Amputees in Anambra

Agocares Foundation for Persons with Disabilities says plans are underway to commence distribution of free artificial limbs to 300 amputees ...

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Fact Check: Did Lagos Women Stage Naked Protest Over Economic Hardship?

Claim: A video circulating online shows women in Lagos, Nigeria, protesting naked against the economic hardship in the country. Verdict: ...

12 female Journalists trained as part of the 2023 cohort of the Report Women FRLP.

WSCIJ Report Pushes for More Female Presence In Newsrooms, Leadership Positions

The latest report of the Wole Soyinka Centre for Journalism (WSCIJ) has revealed the shocking gender disparity in newsrooms in ...

Newly elected officials of JONAPWD-Lagos after being elected into office on February 17, 2024.

Salami Emerges Chairman of JONAPWD Lagos, Promises to Protect, Promote the Rights of PWDs

Barr Lukman Salami Bolarinwa has emerged as the Chairman of the Lagos State chapter of the Joint National Association of ...

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CCD Visits Abia to Address Climate Change Impact on PWDs

A delegation from the Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) has visited the Abia State Government to promote the new ...

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