The government of President Muhammadu Buhari has been called upon to take certain key steps that are necessary in tackling the nation’s current stagflation and by so doing, forestall further economic decline.
A socio-economic rights group, SOCIAL ACTION, which made the call in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital in a release in response to recent inflation figures made public by…
A non-governmental organization, Social Action, says Nigeria’s over-reliance on oil caused another recession.
Lillian Akhigbe, Communications Manager, in a statement on Thursday, noted that successive governments at all tiers neglected Small and Medium-scale Enterprises (SMEs)…
The recent announcement by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) that Nigeria has fallen into an economic recession portends that the nation’s economy contracted in the last two quarters of the year spanning April to September, 2020. The second quarter (April – June) witnessed a decline in gross domestic product (GDP) growth by -6.10%, while in the third consecutive…
The Social Development Integrated Centre (Social Action) has described as unpatriotic and anti-people the reported call by the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, for the stoppage of the probe of the loans taken by the Federal Government.
The Social Development Integrated Centre, (Social Action), a non-governmental organisation, has called for a detail and thorough probe into the reported sleaze ongoing in the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).
According to the Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) and community representatives from the Niger Delta, new leadership is needed in the commission to operate an open-door policy and to as well promote transparency and public accountability.
Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) and community representatives from Niger Delta states, have urged President Muhammadu Buhari to sack the management of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).
They also charged him to order the prosecution of all persons formerly and currently indicted in mismanagement of funds.
A number of activists in Nigeria have lamented the slip to dictatorship by the President Muhammadu Buhari regime.
At a gathering of pro-democracy advocates in Lagos on Tuesday, activists condemned the administration’s lack of regard for the rule of law and court orders.
Activists from different pro-democracy groups gathered in Lagos on Tuesday with a call to all lovers of democracy to start making moves to prevent Nigeria’s democracy from sliding into dictatorship.
Various speakers at the 2019 edition of Nigeria pro-democracy conference criticised the alleged massive violations of human rights by the regime of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.).
Renowned anti – corruption crusader nongovernmental organisation (NGO) Social Development Integrated Centre (SDIC) – Social Action, Nigeria, in collaboration with MacArthur foundation has noted that the Niger Delta region has no reason to be underdeveloped considering the amount of resources as well as number of intervention programmes and agencies devoted to the development of the region.