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CHRICED Makes Case for Almajiri Children of Nigeria

Maureen Okpe The Resource Center for Human Rights and Civic Education (CHRICED) in collaboration with Anti-Slavery International (ASI) has beamed it's light on the horrible human rights abuses experienced by 'Almajiri' as a result of the problem on forced child begging. In lieu of this,the Center through research recommendations have called on

Yobe receives 125 Almajiris ejected from Gombe

Mukaila Ola Yobe State on Monday received 125 Almajiris (street urchins) sent parking from the streets of Gombe by the Gombe State Government. The Almajiris were indigenes of Yobe State, who were part of those ejected from Gombe state, in the latest clampdown by the government of the northeast state. The Almajiris

World Bank to enrol 145,000 out-of-school children, almajiris in Kaduna

The Kaduna State Government and World Bank have concluded plans to would enroll no fewer than 145,000 out-of-school children and almajiris into primary schools across the state by September. The Kaduna State Universal Basic Education, SUBEB, chairman, Nasiru Umar disclosed this at a workshop in Kaduna on how to strategise and