CSOs

Sexual, gender-based violence: CSOs demand enhanced prevention, response structures

In a bid to eliminate sexual and gender-based violence in Nigeria, civil society organizations (CSOs) have called for a more robust preventative and...

CSOs urge Pres. Tinubu to sign bill on older persons rights, privileges

A coalition of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) has appealed to President Bola Ahmed Tinubu to sign the Older Persons Rights and Privileges Bill...

Poor intelligence gathering, non-sharing of intelligence, buster of nation, personnel’s security – CISLAC

2023 presidential election: TMG, CISLAC launch campaign promises compendium

In order to hold political officeholders accountable, the Transition Monitoring Group (TMG), Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC), has released a compilation of...

Fraudulent court injunction: Punish Ogunba (SAN), CSO tells Legal Practitioners Disciplinary Committee

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Chief Kunle Ogunba, is now under fire for allegedly deposing to false information in an affidavit for the...

Lai Mohammed reacts to Twitter setting up the HQ in Ghana.

Release names of NGOs funded by foreign agents to ‘destabilize’ Nigeria, CSOs dare Lai Mohammed

  A coalition of Civil Society Organisations has dared the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, to release the names of Non-Governmental...

Curtailing civic freedoms in Nigeria: Action Group on Free Civic Space blames UN Security Council, FATF, others

  Some world bodies under the aegis of the United Nations have been rapped for providing legal impetus for the Nigerian Government to...

Twitter suspension: FG can’t stop us from tweeting, CSOs, stakeholders say

Unperturbed by the Federal Goverment’s suspension of Twitter operations in Nigeria, leaders of 27 Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) and stakeholders have vowed to...

Petrol: Deregulation reversal will lead to scarcity of product, CSOs tell FG

  A Coalition of Nigerian Civil Society Organizations for Petroleum and Energy Security (CONCSOPES), has called for the sustenance of deregulation of the...

FG’s funding, supporting of terrorists amounts to treason against the Nigerian state and people, say CSOs, Falana, SERAP, others

“Where the President fails to fulfill his constitutional duties as stated above, we demand he steps aside or the National Assembly initiates impeachment...

Federal, State Governments, Anti-Corruption Bodies Urged To Fight Corruption, Exploitation Targeted at Women

  By Ajuma Edwina Ameh   In a bid to save women from the brazen impact of corruption and check exploitation of women,...

Breaking: Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad scrapped

  The notorious and ubiquitous Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) has been dissolved with immediate effect. The lnspector-General of Police, Mr Mohammed Adamu, who...

FOI ranking launch: CSOs unveil most transparent public institutions in Nigeria  Sept. 28

As part of activities to commemorate the International Day for Universal Access to Information, the most transparent public institutions in Nigeria will be unveiled...

CSOs to lawmakers : Your vacation ill-advised, ill-timed, smacks of conspiracy 

  No fewer than 39 civil society organisations (CSOs) said on Sunday that the decision by National Assembly to go on vacation amid high...

9th House committed to amendment of constitution, Electoral Act, others – Gbajabiamila

  The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has assured that the 9th House is committed to the amendment of the...

CSOs, others to picket British, Irish embassies over $9.6bn Judgement against Nigeria

Calls for reversal of ‘fraudulent’ judgement The Coalition of Civil Society Groups and affiliated Organisations, are set to picket the British and Irish...

2019 elections not credible- Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room

…Outlines 20 recommendations to improve Nigeria’s electoral system     The Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room have disclosed that the 2019 general election...