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Banning Okada, Artisanal Miners Will Exacerbate Poverty, Insecurity in Nigeria – ActionAid

ActionAid Nigeria (AAN) has cautioned the Federal Government over plan to ban commercial motorcycles, popularly known as Okada, and mining activities across the nation....

Int’l Women’s Day: ActionAid Nigeria Intensifies Call for Reconsideration of Rejected Gender Bills

ActionAid Nigeria, a human rights non-governmental organization working to combat poverty and all forms of injustice in Nigeria, has called on the Nigerian National...

Actionaid Nigeria Ends SARVE II Project in Kogi, Engages 1,614 Persons to Prevent Violent Extremism

A non governmental organization, Actionaid Nigeria, says it has engaged 1,614 young men and women to prevent violent extremism in Kogi State. Actionaid country director,...

ActionAid Country Director Pledges Continued Support for Kogi Youth Devt Commission

The ActionAid Country Director, Mrs Ene Obi, has assured Kogi State Youth Development Commission of institutional support and partnership. Obi gave the assurance when...

Don’t Glorify Violence Extremism, Mike Abu Counsels Media Institutions

Media institutions in the country have been advised to use appropriate words and languages that will prevent  incidences of violent extremism, rather than reporting...

ActionAid Calls for Improved Work Environment for Medical Practitioners in Nigeria

Federal and state governments have been called upon to explore different models to improve the work environment for medical practitioners in Nigeria. ActionAid Nigeria...

ActionAid Urges FG to Embrace Fiscal Federalism to Break Vicious Cycle of Poverty

ActionAid Nigeria has called on government to embrace fiscal federalism to enable Nigeria break the vicious cycle of poverty ravaging the nation. A press release issued...

Kogi: ActionAid Trains 500 Youths in Peace Building

By Friday Idachaba. ActionAid Nigeria, an international Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), has started a week-long Peace Camp for 500 youths in Kogi. The aim is to...

Commissioner Lauds Kogi Governor on Security, Peace

By Abubakar Yunusa. Kogi state Commissioner for Youth and Sports Development, Hon. Idris Musa, has expressed satisfaction with the tremendous efforts of Kogi state...

ActionAid Rates Kogi, Kwara, Ebonyi, 3 Others Low on Agric Extension Service Performance

Actionaid Nigeria has rated Kogi, Bauchi, Ebonyi, Delta, Kwara and the Federal Capital Territory low in its recent assessments of agricultural extension service...