#NotTooYoungToRun Bill: Young People in Nigeria taking their destinies in their hands!

Hamzat Lawal June 30, 2016 4

Quest for good governance at the three tiers of government in Nigeria is compelling young people to be proactive in their agitations for equity and fairness in the polity, which are some of the...

Group seeks partnership with CODE on Stop don’t Drop campaign.

Hamzat Lawal June 28, 2016 2

The Stop Don’t Drop group in collaboration with Chanja Datti seeks partnership with Connected Development (CODE) in creating awareness on Environment sustainability and anti-littering...

Would The Youths Be Given The Opportunity to Run in Nigeria?

Hamzat Lawal June 27, 2016 2

A Public Debate with Citizens on Independent Candidacy and Age Reduction in Nigeria’s Constitution. The dilemma of youths being given the opportunity to run has been disturbing overtime, as...

Group faults government poor management of lead contamination in Shikira

Hamzat Lawal June 27, 2016 2

By Etta Michael Bisong Connected Development (CODE), a non-governmental and not for profit organisation monitoring the lead poisoning outbreak in Shikira, has condemned the federal government...

The Social Change Summit in Lagos: Attracting Resources to Address Nigeria Social Challenges

Oludotun Babayemi June 24, 2016 0

For some of you that are familiar with the Lagos mainland, when you say you are going to Yaba, it means you are going shopping just by the railway. In the 19th century, Yaba was known as the host...

Wadiam Papka: My Internship Experience with CODE so Far

Hamzat Lawal June 22, 2016 2

On a fateful Monday evening, as I discussed with my sister on certain plans I had made for myself for summer 2016 amongst which I mentioned an interest in working in any organization to gain an...

Connecting The Dots: The 2016 Global Media Forum in Bonn

Oludotun Babayemi June 21, 2016 0

The internet must protect human right and privacy…The internet must give people access to education and opportunities for participation, it should be a place where people can gather...

Is the promise on the Educational Sector on the way ?

Hamzat Lawal June 20, 2016 2

Having passed through the educational system in Nigeria, i must say a lot is still lacking ranging from infrastructure, books amongst others. I don’t even want to talk about the university...

Shikira Community: When Will Remediation Begin?

Hamzat Lawal June 17, 2016 0

Over 300 children living with high lead level in their blood and needs urgent medical treatment We are highly shocked over the Federal Government inability to announce a specific date when...

World Bank: CSO are relevant in social Assessment of power Sector Reforms

Hamzat Lawal June 16, 2016 2

The senior Social Development Specialist West Africa Social Development of world Bank, Edda M Ivan -Smith, has called on all Civil society organisations (CSO) to have full participation in various...