INVEST IN NIGERIAN GIRLS’ RIGHTS: OUR LEADERSHIP, OUR WELL-BEING

Nigerian girls are remarkable, demonstrating resilience, innovation, and leadership abilities that are nothing short of extraordinary. But to harness these qualities for the betterment of their communities and the nation, they need support and opportunities, along with the assurance that their rights will be upheld

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Press Release – Urgent Action Required to Address Critical Issues in Abuja’s Primary Healthcare System

Abuja, July 3, 2023 – A recent research conducted by Tap Nitiative for Citizens Development has shed light on the urgent need for intervention in Abuja’s primary healthcare system. The research, which encompassed 30 healthcare centers across the Federal Capital Territory, has revealed several critical issues that require immediate attention. One of the alarming findings…

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#JUNE12PROTEST: The Nigerian Government and its Security Services must play by the rules

Nigerians from across the country have widely publicised a peaceful #June12Protest to register their displeasure at the way the country has been governed. By this statement, the Civil Society Consortium on Civic Space wishes to remind the Nigerian Government and its security services that every citizen has a constitutionally guaranteed right to protest. Making this known in a…

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PRESS RELEASE ON SUSPENSION OF TWITTER IN NIGERIA

The Civil Society Consortium on Civic Space received with consternation the news of the decision of the regime of Major-General Muhammadu Buhari to suspend Twitter in Nigeria. Over the years, Twitter has become one of the drivers of freedom of expression, speech and Assembly not just in Nigeria but all over the world. It is…

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THE BIRTH OF CIVIL SOCIETY CONSORTIUM ON CIVIC SPACE.

Tap initiative For Citizens Development and Heinrich Boll Stiftung hosted a meeting of civil society actors, religious leaders, traditional rulers, litigation lawyers, gender and sexual reproductive rights activists, scholars, youth groups, people living with disabilities, media organizations, media practitioners and community-based organizations. The organizations came together to form a consortium in response to the continuous…

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FCT Primary Healthcare Board Seeks Partnership with Tap Nitiaitve on Basic Healthcare Provision Funds

  “the Board welcomes you (Tap Nitiative) to carry out research on the 62 facilitates that were given funds within the FCT. We will support you, we will partner with you because we strongly believe in accountability, transparency and good governance” – Dr. Ndaeyo Iwot On the 15th of October 2020, Tap Nitiative and Dataphyte held…

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PRESS RELEASE: CORRUPTION VICTIMIZATION SURVEY

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFriday, June 23, 2020 CONTACT: Tap Nitiative For Citizens Development OR Dataphyte info@tapnitiative.org Corruption victimization survey shows more than 81% of people who used primary healthcare in Abuja were not issued receipts. The report, Corruption Victimization Survey In Nigeria, has revealed that the most prevalent form of corruption that exists in…

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