CISLAC Congratulates the President- Elect, National Assembly Members: Urges Immediate Policy Reforms

By |2019-02-28T08:28:38+00:00February 28th, 2019|Categories: Press Releases|

CISLAC Congratulates the President- Elect, National Assembly Members: Urges Immediate Policy Reforms The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) wishes to congratulate President Muhammadu Buhari on his re-election for a second term as President of Nigeria and all elected Members of the National Assembly that emerged winners in the elections. While we urge the administration to urgently [...]

BUHARI’S GAFFE ON BALLOT BOX SNATCHING: CISLAC DEMANDS IMMEDIATE RETRACTION

By |2019-02-20T08:47:52+00:00February 20th, 2019|Categories: Press Releases|

BUHARI’S GAFFE ON BALLOT BOX SNATCHING: CISLAC DEMANDS IMMEDIATE RETRACTION The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) expresses shock and worry at the recent undemocratic and ill-thought response by President Muhammadu Buhari, which has the potential of emboldening trigger-happy security agents to take the law into their hands. We are surprised at such statement that could [...]

CISLAC Demand National Assembly to Urgently Investigate the Abrupt Postponement of Presidential Election

By |2019-02-16T14:51:38+00:00February 16th, 2019|Categories: News Alerts, Press Releases|

The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) is seriously perturbed by sudden postponement of general elections by the Independence National Electoral Commission (INEC) few hours to the Presidential elections and National Assembly elections. While we express unreserved disappointment over the reported poor preparatory processes by the Electoral Body that disproportionately hampered adequate deployment of electoral materials [...]

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 [...]

CISLAC Featured in Daily Trust Newspaper as it list Measures for Neutrality of Security Agencies During Elections

By |2019-02-02T04:43:01+00:00February 2nd, 2019|Categories: Press Releases|

The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) and Transparency International (TI) have said that the forthcoming General Elections would be largely successful, if the security agencies to be deployed maintained strict professionalism. The Executive Director, CISLAC, Auwal Musa Rafsanjani, said this yesterday in Abuja at the Public launch of the preliminary findings of “Involvement of Nigerian [...]

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 [...]

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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