News - ActionAid Nigeria

ActionAid Nigeria Advocate’s Participatory Budgeting Process

3 months ago /
Nation 

ActionAid Nigeria, an anti-poverty, non-governmental agency says there is an urgent need for governments to build an economy with a human face to overcome misappropriation of public resources, through a participatory budgeting process.

ActionAid Nigeria Promotes Women’s Rights With “Fair Is Fair” Campaign

4 months ago /
Nation 

ActionAid Nigeria, a civil society body has started a campaign tagged “fair is fair” to promote fair wages, secure and violence-free workplace for women among other rights.

ActionAid Nigeria Condemns World Bank’s Condition For Return Of Looted Funds To Nigeria

12 months ago /
Nation 

ActionAid Nigeria says the requirement by the World Bank that loans must be obtained before looted funds are released to Nigeria is condemnable and also a conduit encouraging continuous corruption

ActionAid Worried By Poor Agricultural Yield

1 year ago /

The country director of ActionAid Nigeria, Ene Obi and the technical advisor on Agro-Ecology of ActionAid International, Celso Marcatto have expressed concern over the continuous poor agricultural yield due to effects of climate change.

Actionaid Expresses Concern Over Climate Change Effects

1 year ago /
Environment 

The Country Director of Actionaid Nigeria, Ene Obi and the Technical Advisor on Agro-Ecology of Actionaid International, Celso Marcatto have expressed concern over the continuous poor Agricultural yield due to effects of Climate Change.

New Anti-Corruption Campaign Group Emerges

1 year ago /
Nation 

Fighting corruption through the involvement of the public is the focus of an anti-corruption campaign initiative tagged "strengthening citizen's resistance against prevalence of corruption”, scrap-c.

Women Critical To African Food Security - ActionAid Nigeria

1 year ago /
International News 

Agriculture policy makers in Africa have been told to formulate and enforce policies that will allow women farmers in the continent own farmlands and other inputs. The country director, ActionAid Nigeria, Ojoboatuluku came up with this position at a rural women farmers forum in Abuja. Atuluku said past experience shows female farmers...

What is the real amount of money involved in the various tax incentives granted both foreign and local investors in Africa?

5 years ago /
Business and Economy  

This is the key question a coalition of Africa Civil Societies wants the various legislative arms of government in Africa to quickly address.

 

NIGERIA'S ECONOMY: GROUPS LAMENT LACK OF GROWTH BENEFITS

5 years ago /
Business and Economy  

The impressive growth of the nation's economy on paper with no visible impact on the lives of the Nigerian people has left Civil societies with no choice but to question excatly what ecnomic policies are being implemented by the government.