Communique issued at the Public Consultation/Sensitization meeting on the establishment of the Beneficial Ownership Register by the CAMA Act 2020

2020-08-27T16:52:58+00:00August 27th, 2020|Categories: Communiques, News Alerts|

Public Consultation/Sensitization on the Establishment of the Beneficial Ownership Register by the Companies and Allied Matters Act 2020 Organized by Open Government Partnership (OGP) Nigeria Secretariat in partnership with the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) and with support from Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) And Oxfam in Lagos on Thursday, 27 August, 2020                                                              Communique   [...]

HYPREP’s 70% Completion Claim – Unraveling the true state of the remediation project

2020-08-18T10:53:41+00:00August 18th, 2020|Categories: Environment & Conservation, News Alerts, Press Releases|

HYPREP’s 70% Completion Claim – Unraveling the true state of the remediation project   To be released 18th August 2020 Port Harcourt    Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) and its allies have expressed concern over the level of politicking that has enveloped the entire cleanup process which was conceived to restore, remediate and rehabilitate the [...]

Call for Expression of Interest for a Researcher

2020-08-14T12:12:49+00:00August 14th, 2020|Categories: News Alerts|

Call for Expression of Interest (EoI) for a Researcher: Country:     Nigeria Services:  Research Consultancy on Transparency in Nigeria Defence        Information: Secrecy Serving whose Interest? Closing Date:   1st September 2020 EOI Reference: CISLAC/TI-DSP/UK-AID/002/2020 Background & objectives Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) in collaboration with Transparency International – Defence and Security Programme (TI-DSP) has implemented Integrity, Transparency, Accountability in [...]

PRESS CONFERENCE ON GOVERNMENT’S REQUEST FOR LOAN

2020-07-29T11:03:04+00:00July 28th, 2020|Categories: News Alerts, Press Releases|

PRESS CONFERENCE ON GOVERNMENT'S REQUEST FOR LOAN CISLAC CALLS FOR RESTRAIN The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC)/Transparency International Nigeria, with support from OXFAM under the Strategic Partnership Financing for Development Project, expresses worry over the rate at which the Presidency sends requests for approval for borrowing, despite the huge amount of resources wasted by various Ministries, Departments [...]

COVID-19: Managing Director-TI, Rafsanjani, Call for Effective Criminal Justice System

2020-07-24T09:40:27+00:00July 24th, 2020|Categories: News, News Alerts|

By Samuel Asimi Managing Director of Transparency International, Daniel Eriksson, has called for effective global criminal justice system amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. He stressed on the need for strong criminal justice institutions at this time and stated that this could be used as an opportunity to enhance technology that could be used to increase institutional checks and [...]

Memoranda Presented to the Ad-Hoc Committee on the Assessment & Status of All Recovered Loots, Movable Assets from 2002-2020

2020-07-24T09:21:24+00:00July 24th, 2020|Categories: News Alerts, Reports|

A MEMORANDA AND POSITION OF CISLAC/TI NIGERIA AND BUDGIT SUBMITTED TO THE AD-HOC COMMITTEE ON “THE ASSESSMENT AND STATUS OF ALL RECOVERED LOOTS, MOVABLE ASSETS FROM 2002-2020 BY AGENCIES OF THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT OF NIGERIA FOR EFFECTIVE/EFFICIENT MANAGEMENT AND UTILIZATION” ON THE 23RD OF JULY 2020. Background The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC), the National Chapter [...]

Call for Expression of Interest: Study on The Welfare of Criminal Justice Institutions in Nigeria

2020-07-22T09:19:39+00:00July 22nd, 2020|Categories: News, News Alerts|

CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST FOR CONSULTANT: STUDY ON THE WELFARE OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE INSTITUTIONS IN NIGERIA BACKGROUND The CRIMJUST project is being implemented by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), INTERPOL and Transparency International (TI) with support from European Union, EU Cocaine Route Programme. It is focused on strengthening the institutional integrity [...]

Sherrif’s Arrest: CISLAC Condemns Act and Demands Immediate Release

2020-06-18T14:29:58+00:00June 18th, 2020|Categories: News Alerts, Press Releases|

The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) is seriously perturbed by the incessant disrespect to democratic values and unchecked violation of citizens' rights. While we follow with keen interest the deliberate disregard for the rule of law and nonchalant response towards public agitations, we condemn in totality outright disproportionate deployment of armed forces with resultant arbitrary [...]

TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR CONSULTANT

2020-06-12T10:59:34+00:00June 12th, 2020|Categories: News Alerts|

STUDY ON EFFECTS OF INCREASED TOBACCO TAX ON TOBACCO CONSUMPTION AND AFFORDABILITY IN NIGERIA (2nd Edition) A. BACKGROUND The world Health Organization- 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 [...]

POSITION PAPER PRESENTED BY CISLAC TO THE HoR COMMITTEE ON THE REVIEW OF LEGISLATIVE AGENDA

2020-05-26T16:56:21+00:00May 26th, 2020|Categories: News, News Alerts|

A POSITION PAPER PRESENTED BY THE CIVIL SOCIETY LEGISLATIVE ADVOCACY CENTRE (CISLAC) TO THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES COMMITTEE ON THE REVIEW OF LEGISLATIVE AGENDA Presented by: AUWAL IBRAHIM MUSA (RAFSANJANI), Executive Director Date: 26th of May, 2020   OPENING We,at the Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC), heartily submit this Memorandum to the National Assembly for consideration [...]