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NPHCDA Reponds to Follow The Money FOI Request with Costed Workplan for Primary Healthcare Centre in Akwa Ibom State

Calls for Clinical Implementation of the Costed Work Plan in a Transparent Manner (Abuja – March 7, 2017) Follow The Money, the largest governmental transparency and accountability grassroots watchdog has received specific details from the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), on its implementation of N18.6 million contract sum for the rehabilitation of a Primary Healthcare Centre (PHC) at ...

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CODE’s Follow The Money Celebrated as One of The World’s 100 Most Inspiring Examples of Tech for Good!  

 Nominet Trust, the UK’s leading tech for good funder, has named Connected Development [CODE]’s Follow The Money initiative in the 2016 NT100 – a global celebration of this year’s 100 most inspiring social innovations using digital technology to drive social change around the world. NT100 plays a valuable role each year in inspiring those with the influence and resources to ...

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Press Release: CODE’s Observer Delegates Departs for the United States

A leading Nigerian Civil Society Organization (CSO), Connected Development [CODE] with Observer Status to monitor the US Presidential elections departs ahead of time for the United States. This was informed by a scheduled briefing with the Director of Elections  in the State of Colorado for appropriate clearance. The participants constituting of young people are expected to join other observers in ...

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Press Statement: Nigerian Civil Society Organization To Observe US Presidential Elections

A leading Nigerian Civil Society Organization (CSO), Connected Development [CODE] has been granted Observer Accreditation status in the State of Colorado for the upcoming November 8th 2016 US  Presidential Elections. The participants constituting of young people are expected to join other observers in the United States to ensure a credible and transparent polls in the coming elections Through the International ...

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Dean Initiative: Be part of International Youth Day 2016 Celebration in #Abuja!

Let us unite against our common fears…… IYD 2016 INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY 2016 CELEBRATION International Youth Day (IYD) is a day set aside to bring together young people across the world to celebrate youthfulness, their milestones and great achievements of the younger generation. This year IYD is promised to be an exciting package for the Nigerian youth. Lined up activities ...

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HOPE RESTORED AS REMEDIATION BEGINS IN SHIKIRA!

We are extremely excited to announce that the Federal Government has finally bowed to public pressure and commenced the clean-up of Shikira, a small rural mining community situated in Rafi local government area, Niger State. One year and three months, after the devastating outbreak of lead poison that killed 28 children and left over 300 hundred others below the ages ...

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‘Emerging Issues in Education require proper implementation plans and mechanisms’ – CSACEFA

Civil Society Action Coalition on Education For All (CSACEFA) has called on relevant and concerned authorities to ensure that proper implementation mechanisms are being put in place in tackling emerging issues in education sector in Nigeria. This call was made today at the Press Briefing organised by the Coalition in Abuja headed by Mr Kabiru Aliyu, National Moderator, CSACEFA. Aliyu, ...

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CODE: CALL FOR STATE PROJECT ASSISTANT FOR FOLLOW THE MONEY

Follow The Money, an initiative of Connected Development [CODE] is growing to become the largest movement for transparency and accountability in rural communities in Africa. It started in 1 community in 2012, in 2013 it was 2, and 2015 it was 9, and in 2016 we hope to reach more rural communities in Africa including yours. Follow The Money wants ...

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HOUR WITH A BOOK, CODE SEEK TO PROMOTE READING CULTURE IN NIGERIA

HOUR WITH A BOOK with support from CONNECTED DEVELOPMENT (CODE), EDU-ROOM, AND ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIAN AUTHORS (ANA), AND NIGERIA YOUTH COALITION ON EDUCATION took the lead in Nigeria by joining the rest of the international community to create the awareness by educating the general public the need to read and encourage writers. The initiator of Hour with a Book, Babatunde ...

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[Press Release] Time is Running Out For Sick Children in Shikira as Stakeholders Set July Deadline

[Abuja, May 9, 2016] Over one year after lead disaster that killed little children, nothing has been done to save other living as Connected Development [CODE] warns that time is running out to solve the Niger crisis in Nigeria. “Shikira which harbours two villages (Ungwar Magiro and Ungwar Kawo) is reaching crisis point” said Hamzat Lawal, Chief Executive, CODE. “More ...

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