Press Statement

APGA: What transpired at Appeal Court, Abuja 

Friday, September 17, 2021
The attention of our great party, the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has been drawn to a false news making the rounds on the judgment delivered by the Court of Appeal, Abuja Division which judgment was delivered by His Lordship, Hon Justice Adamu Jauro earlier today being the 17th of Septemb ...

EIE Nigeria, Mra , Pin, Serap Tackle Fg 100 Days Into #twitterban

Thursday, September 16, 2021
Lagos, Thursday, September 16, 2021: Leading civil society organisations in Nigeria have converged in a media briefing held on Monday, September 13th, to bemoan the ongoing Twitter Ban by the Federal Government of Nigeria since June 4th, 2021, and its lingering consequences. The conferenc ...

Killing of Master Daniel Ogbonna by Abia State Environmental Protection Agency (

Thursday, September 16, 2021
Foundation for Environmental Rights Advocacy and Development, FENRAD, a pro-democracy, human and environmental rights advocacy group is aware of the reported killing of Master Daniel Ogbonna by one Mr. Okeugo Ugonna, an alleged member of staff of Abia State Environmental Protection Agency (ASEPA), w ...

Ipc, Mra Issue Calls For Entries For Foi 10th Anniversary Awards, National Essay

Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Lagos, Wednesday, September 15, 2021: The International Press Centre (IPC) and Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today issued calls for entries from individuals and organizations in Nigeria for their National Freedom of Information (FOI) Awards and for a National FOI Essay Competition for mass commun ...

Communique Of The Inaugural Meeting Of Akoko Edo Forum

Thursday, September 9, 2021
Akoko Edo Forum (AEF), a recently formed umbrella group of Akoko Edo sons and daughters in Nigeria and the diaspora, held its inaugural meeting on Saturday, September 4, 2021, thanks to the Zoom virtual technology platform. The meeting had notable Akoko Edo sons and daughters in the private and publ ...

Conflicting Court Orders: The Judiciary should not Rock the Bedrock of Nigeria's

Wednesday, September 8, 2021
Foundation for Environmental Rights Advocacy and Development, FENRAD, a pro-democracy and Human rights Advocacy organization has observed with dismay the recent court orders and counter orders, in the form of exparte motions, from courts of coordinates jurisdiction that recently overwhelmed politica ...

Media Rights Agenda (MRA) Condemns NCC’s Directive to Telecomms Operators to Sh

Monday, September 6, 2021
LAGOS, Monday, September 6, 2021: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today condemned the September 3 directive of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) to telecommunications companies to immediately shutdown all telecommunications services in Zamfara State, ostensibly as a result of the ldquo; ...

Budgit Celebrates Ten Years Of Civic Innovation And Social Impact In Nigeria.

Sunday, September 5, 2021
BudgIT Foundation, a foremost civic-tech organization leading the advocacy for fiscal transparency and accountability in Nigeria and three other African countries, has officially announced its 10th-anniversary celebration tagged ldquo;A decade of civic-innovation and social impact rdquo;[ ...

2023: Youth Group Tasks PDP, Other Opposition Parties on Youth Inclusiveness

Tuesday, August 31, 2021
A non-partisan leadership development advocacy organization, the Not Too Young To Perform (NTYTP) group has challenged the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on youth inclusiveness at the top levels of the the political parties. The NTYTP in a statement issued in Abuja on Monday and signed by its the ...

REPORT ON #CallYourReps CAMPAIGN

Monday, August 30, 2021
Raising New Voices, a Civil Society Organization has released a report on the Call Your Reps campaign it mounted with its members to push for electoral reforms in the Electoral Amendment Bill. The campaign was an initiative to inspire collective action from the citizens to demand specific reforms ...
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