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CISLAC Demands Urgent Investigation by the National Assembly of the Abrupt Postponement of Presidential Election

By |2019-02-16T13:59:49+00:00February 16th, 2019|Categories: Democratic Governance, Press Releases|

Sudden Postponement: CISLAC Demands Urgent Investigation by the National Assembly of the Abrupt Postponement of Presidential Election   The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) is seriously perturbed by the sudden postponement of the general elections by the Independence National Electoral Commission (INEC) few hours to the Presidential and National Assembly elections.   While we express [...]

Severe Acute Malnutrition: CISLAC holds memorable gubernatorial debate in Jigawa

By |2019-02-15T07:50:18+00:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: Health & Human Development, Reports|

  By Abubakar Jimoh   An estimated 2.5 million Nigerian children under-5 suffer from Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM) annually, exposing nearly 420,000 children under-5 to early death from common childhood illnesses such as diarrhoea, pneumonia and malaria. Jigawa state records one of the worst malnutrition indices in Nigeria with 66% stunting, 13.8% wasting, 50.4% underweight rates [...]

Call for Expression of Interest (EoI)

By |2019-02-12T16:07:36+00:00February 12th, 2019|Categories: Anti-Corruption, News Alerts|

Date of announcement: 12th February, 2019 Type of Announcement: Request for Expression of Interest (EoI) Location: Abuja     TITLE: Request for Consultant to develop Graphic Designs for a Policy brief/ Factsheet on: Assessing Preventive and Punitive Measures against Money Laundering and Illicit Financial Flows: Effective Implementation of Compliance Measures.   Introduction The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy [...]

Corruption Perceptions Index 2018: “More is Required in the Fight against Corruption in Nigeria”

By |2019-01-30T07:54:57+00:00January 29th, 2019|Categories: Anti-Corruption, Democratic Governance, News Alerts, Press Releases|

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6E26blm3en8 Corruption Perceptions Index 2018: “More is Required in the Fight against Corruption in Nigeria” EMBARGOED UNTIL 6:00 CET, 29th of January, 2019 29th of January, 2019 In Abuja: The 2018 Corruptions Perceptions Index (CPI) released globally by Transparency International today reveals that Nigeria has neither improved nor progressed in the perception of corruption in the public administration [...]

TEXT OF THE CIVIL SOCIETY PRESS CONFERENCE ON THE STATE OF THE NATION

By |2019-01-21T13:35:04+00:00January 21st, 2019|Categories: Press Releases|

  January 21, 2019   When Nigeria returned to democracy in 1999, there were high expectations that Nigeria, with its vast natural resources and immense human potential, would soon emerge as a country to be reckoned with globally. Almost 20 years down the line, Nigeria remains an underdeveloped country, which recently overtook India as the nation [...]

TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR CONSULTANT

By |2019-01-15T14:39:17+00:00January 15th, 2019|Categories: News Alerts|

STUDY ON EFFECTS OF INCREASED TOBACCO TAX ON TOBACCO CONSUMPTION AND AFFORDABILITY IN NIGERIA   BACKGROUND The World Health Organisation - Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO-FCTC) notes that effective tobacco taxes are important to reduce tobacco consumption and prevalence. In line with the FCTC, Nigeria’s National Tobacco Control Act (NTC Act) 2015 in Section 43 urges [...]

CISLAC condemns military invasion of Daily Trust Offices

By |2019-01-07T16:06:52+00:00January 7th, 2019|Categories: Press Releases|

CISLAC condemns military invasion of Daily Trust Offices The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) condemns in totality the methods deployed by Nigerian Army in her response to its allegation of professional misdeeds related to some publications by Daily Trust Newspapers. The unnecessary show of excessive force and arbitrary arrests of staff of the media outfit, [...]

PRESS CONFERENCE ON THE STATUS OF SEVERE ACUTE MALNUTRITION (SAM) TREATMENT IN NIGERIA AND THE HUMAN RIGHTS OF THE NIGERIAN CHILD

By |2019-01-07T16:04:24+00:00January 7th, 2019|Categories: Press Releases|

PRESS CONFERENCE ON THE STATUS OF SEVERE ACUTE MALNUTRITION (SAM) TREATMENT IN NIGERIA AND THE HUMAN RIGHTS OF THE NIGERIAN CHILD ORGANISED BY CIVIL SOCIETY LEGISLATIVE ADVOCACY CENTRE (CISLAC) TO CALL THE ATTENTION OF FEDERAL AND STATE GOVERNMENTS TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF DEVELOPMENT PARTNERS’ MATCHING FUNDS FOR NUTRITION BEFORE ITS EXPIRATION IN DECEMBER 31ST 2018. DATE: 24TH DECEMBER, [...]

The Nigerian Government Must Stop the Incessant Attacks of Human Rights and Humanitarian Organisations

By |2018-12-19T15:54:09+00:00December 19th, 2018|Categories: Press Releases|

  The Nigerian Government Must Stop the Incessant Attacks of Human Rights and Humanitarian Organisations   We as stakeholders in the human rights community in Nigeria are concerned about the incessant attacks and criticisms of human rights and humanitarian organisations by the Nigerian Government and its security agencies, in particular, the Nigerian military and security services. [...]

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