In a bid to take more Nigerians out of poverty, a foundation, Theobarth Global Foundation, TGF, will empower over 774,000 physically-challenged persons across the country.
The lack of access to affordable and reliable power supply by a large majority of the Nigerian populace has greatly impeded the prospects of the nation’s economical and overall growth and development.
The Allamin Foundation for Peace and Development (AFPD), an NGO, has urged women in Borno to be instruments of peace, love and unity in order to end insurgency in the country
International Society of Media in Public Health, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), has urged government at all levels to invest in women’s health to reduce the trauma some of them are passing through.
Kick Against Female Genital Mutilation urges Kwara State Government to end Female Genital Mutilation and Prosecute Executors
Burdened by the existing practice of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in Kwara State, a non-governmental organisation, Kick Against Genital Multiple ( KAGM) has intensified efforts to wage war against the practice in families across the state.
A non-governmental organisation (NGO), Cancer Aware Nigeria, has called on the Federal Government to ensure free provision of Human Papilomavirus (HPV) vaccine for girls.
No fewer than 1,658 angel investors, venture capital firms, start-ups, SMEs, financial institutions, policy makers, governments, multi-national corporations, foundations, non-profit organisations, entrepreneurs’ support organisations, international bilateral and multilateral institutions from 92 countries attended the conference.
The theme for the 2020 International Women’s Day is “I am Generation Equality: Realizing Women’s Rights”. An equal world refers to a world where our peculiarities do not stand against us in whatever social sphere we find ourselves. We must celebrate the achievements of women across various spheres of human endeavor and consider that women face a lot of challenges when climbing up the career ladder. The odds become increasingly stacked when the woman in question is a person of color.
The Community Initiatives to Promote Peace (CIPP) project on Thursday trained journalists in Katsina state on conflict-sensitive journalism to check the spread of hate speech and fake news.
The Waziri Gobir Foundation adopts First primary school in Ilorin with N100 million development fund
The Waziri Gobir Foundation has offered to adopt the first primary school in Ilorin Emirate, Okesuna Local Government Education Authority School A and B, Ilorin. Speaking during an event marking the adoption of the school in Ilorin on Thursday, the founder of the foundation, Alhaji Waziri Yakub Gobir, said that the organization would provide N100 million for development of the school for the next five years.
A non-governmental organisation, Youth Advocate for Change has concluded plans to stage a one-day interactive forum on Advancing Inclusive Education in Lagos Slum Communities. The target participants/beneficiaries for the capacity-building programme include school owners, government officials, private sector players, civil society groups and young people living in four slums communities: Ilaje in Bariga Local Government; Iwaya-Makoko, Mainland Local Government Development Area; Ikate in Lekki and Agboyi-Ketu in Ketu Local Government Area, all in Lagos.
A Non Governmental Organisation, Teach For Nigeria is set to recruit 400 fellows that will serve as basic school teachers in continuation of its efforts to provide solid foundation for Nigerian youths at the basic education level.
The MTN Foundation and the Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs commemorate International Day of Persons with Disabilities
MTN Nigeria has been one of the private institutions actively engaging and supporting persons with disabilities, with over 20,000 persons receiving aid from the MTN Foundation Disability Support Project in the last five years.
In a bid to put smiles on the faces of the less privileged and give them a sense of belonging in commemoration of this year’s Valentine’s Dat, Dufil Prima Foods, makers of Indomie instant noodles recently visited a home for the elderly, as well as a number of orphanages
The saying ‘We rise by lifting others” is more than just a verbal expression but has become a lifestyle for Noah Ibrahim, the Managing Director/CEO of Novarick Homes and property limited, who on January 10, 2019, received a certificate of appreciation from FeedTheKids.ng for providing and distributing 10,000 lunch packs to less privileged children in 2019.