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Group Cautions Governor Obaseki against Divisive Utterances

•Urges him to deliver on campaign promises Jude Johnson A civil society organisation in Edo, Labour and Civil Society Coalition, LASCO, has cautioned the state governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki against making utterances that are capable of causing division in Edo polity. The group advised that instead of dissipating energy on ploys to

Boko Haram: 50 CSOs visit N’ East, say peace has returned

•Issued detailed findings, recommendations  Ibrahim Uba The over 50 Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) in Nigeria on Thursday gave an assessment of the security situation in the North East and concluded that all is now well. They however, advised that the Nigerian military should maintain vigilance in the North East over the Boko Haram terrorists to

Ethnic tensions: Africa, Nigerian CSOs launch ‘no to war’ campaign

Jude Johnson  The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) and the Prisoners Rehabilitation and Welfare Action (PRAWA), is leading other local and international Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) in Africa towards peaceful resolution of ongoing ethno-religious and regional agitations in Nigeria. The group and their partners on Friday launched the 'No To War'

Punch reporter barred by DSS, back in Aso Villa

...Jude Johnson          The Nigeria’s Presidency has recalled the Correspondent of Punch Newspapers, Olalekan Adetayo, attached to the State House, Abuja, barely 10 hours after his expulsion from the beat. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, confirmed this on development on Tuesday in a

Human rights: Over 40 CSOs on solidarity visit to AI Nigeria

...Nneoma Ndibe The Abuja-based CSOs and concerned Nigerians in conjunction with over 40 civil society groups nationwide have concluded arrangements to lead a solidarity visit to Amnesty International (AI) Nigeria. This was contained in a statement on Monday signed by the Convener,  Mr. Jude Ndukwe of MANTRA and Co-Convener, Mr.nAriyo-Dare Atoye of CDNDC. Accoesing