PWAs at an event to commemorate the 2024 International Albinism Awareness Day

At Least Two People with Albinism Die Monthly Due to Skin Cancer in Nigeria – Bamishe

By Esther Olaifa   Mrs Bisi Bamishe, National President, Albinism Association of Nigeria, has decried the lack of access to ...

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WARDC Urges Protection of Women’s Rights on Democracy Day

On the occasion of Nigeria's 2024 Democracy Day celebration, the Women Advocates Research and Documentation Center (WARDC) has called for ...

Protesters in Ikeja on June 12, 2024

Democracy Day: CAPPA Calls for Prioritization of Citizens’ Rights, Warns Against Clampdown on Peaceful Protesters

Corporate Accountability and Public Participation Africa (CAPPA), has warned against any clampdown on peaceful rallies scheduled to commemorate Nigeria's Democracy ...

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Empowering Nigeria’s Digital Future: A Programmer’s Journey of Innovation

Ekeolere Olaide Nojeem is a computer programmer who is already delving into the evolving Artificial Intelligence. In this interview with ...

School girls with the sanitary pads and educational materials received from Caroline Initiative

Group Distributes Sanitary products, Educational Materials to School Girls in Lagos

Caroline Initiative, a charitable organization dedicated to empowering children, has held ‘Pad a Girl Outreach’ at Dynamos College, Lagos to ...

INVESTIGATION: Inside illegal operations of mining firm responsible for Ibadan fatal explosion

By Folashade Ogunrinde Amidst the mineral riches of Oyo State lies a shadowy truth: illegal mining thrives. In the heart ...

An image of a rice grain, beans grain, groundnuts in a plastic basin on a table outdoor. In one of the plastic containers is a tin container for measuring.

World Food Safety Day: CAPPA Urges Govt to Prioritize Effective Food Policies to Improve Public Health

The Corporate Accountability and Public Participation Africa (CAPPA) has urged governments at all levels to prioritise effective food policies, food ...

Participants at the press conference

Criminal Justice Institutions Should Shun Stereotypes, Treat PWDs with Dignity – CCD

The Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) has demanded that agencies responsible for the administration of criminal justice (ACJ) systems ...

Delegation from the ECOWAS Directorate of Early Warning led by Dele Sonubi

Two Years After Adenitan’s Report, ECOWAS, GIZ Offer Financial Support to Survivors of Owo Church Attack Survivors

The Economic Community of West Africa (ECOWAS) Early Warning Directorate, with support from GIZ, a German organization, has provided financial ...

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Media Groups Train Journalists on Digital Autonomy, Fact Checking

In a bid to combat disinformation and misinformation and support the integrity of information in Nigeria, the Centre for Media ...

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NGO Empowers Slum Teachers, School Owners in Lagos

A workshop organized by the Youth Advocate for Change (YAFC) has provided needed support to teachers and school owners operating ...

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Old video about bandits threatening Nigerian churches recirculated on WhatsApp

Claim: A WhatsApp user has circulated a post claiming that bandits have recently circulated a letter threatening churches in Nigeria ...

Fortify the Truth Community Cohort Members in a group picture during the workshop which held in Abuja,

Witness Launches ‘Fortifying the Truth’ Cohort To Protect, Defend Human Rights

Witness, an international nonprofit organization that helps people use video and technology to protect and defend human rights, has launched ...

World No Tobacco Day: CAPPA Calls for Enforcement of Tobacco Laws to Protect Youths, Children’s Health

The Corporate Accountability and Public Participation Africa (CAPPA) has called for the enforcement of the National Tobacco Control Act 2015 ...

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Journalists Charged to Improve Tobacco Control Reporting to Protect Children

In commemoration of World No Tobacco Day 2024, journalists across Africa have been urged to improve the quality of tobacco ...

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NGO Raises Concerns Over Girl Child’s Limited Access to Education

The Girls Education Mission International, a non-governmental organisation, has decried the difficulties faced by the girl-child in achieving her dreams, ...

File - Children using the library set up in Durumi IDP camp, Abuja

School Proprietor Seeks Educational Sponsorship for Internally Displaced Children

A school proprietor, Mr Amos Ngani, has appealed to the government, politicians, NGOs, and other Nigerians to help in sponsoring ...

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Anybody Can Be A Content Creator, Not Anybody Can Be A Journalist – Otufodunrin

Mr Lekan Otufodunrin, media expert and Executive Director, Media Career Development, has said ethical consideration is a major distinction between ...

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OPINION: Nigeria’s Urgent Need for Increased Government Funding in the Water Sector

In Nigeria, walk two kilometres in any direction, and you'll likely encounter at least three boreholes. Boreholes and wells have ...

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Nigeria Police Has Become A ‘Gun For Hire’ – MRA Condemns Arrest of Onuorah

Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has condemned the abduction of Mr. Madu Onuorah, Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of the independent online news ...

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