Category: News

Beyonce’s Global Citizens Fellowship Appoints Hamzat Lawal to Advisory Council

Communications July 28, 2021 0

BeyGOOD Global Citizens Fellowship has appointed leading social accountability activist and one of Africa’s most influential leaders in youth development, Hamzat Lawal, on the advisory council...

PIB Review: CODE Queries Marginalisation of Host Communities

Communications July 28, 2021 0

In the wake of the recently passed Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) by the House of Senate, fiscal transparency CSOs, Connected Development (CODE) and OXFAM Nigeria, have raised concerns over key...

CODE, BudgIT, Global Integrity Launch COVID Africa Tracking Website

Communications July 19, 2021 0

In a bid to provide African citizens with access to evidence on COVID resources, leading social accountability initiatives, Follow The Money and BudgIT, with learning partners Global Integrity,...

CODE’s Former Board Member, Schelhorn Shares Board Experience

Communications June 23, 2021 0

Svend-Jonas Schelhorn was one of the first members of the Board of Trustees of CODE in 2013, as he navigated providing expert advice and guidance for the Organisation in eight years. ...

Hamzat Lawal tops finalist for World Leading Sustainability Award in Sweden

Communications March 9, 2021 0

Hamzat Lawal tops finalist for World Leading Sustainability Award in Sweden Anti-corruption activist and Founder of Follow The Money, Hamzat Lawal, has emerged a finalist in the Sweden WIN WIN...

Ending Violence against Vulnerable Groups in Kano State

Communications February 12, 2021 0

Charles Uche Esq Few of the notable deficiencies of the Violence Against Persons Prohibition (VAPP) Act of 2015 are its inability to criminalise spousal rape and provide adequate protection to...

Women Can Now Sit at the Table in Obodo-Ugwa

Communications February 3, 2021 0

By Kevwe Oghide The Dawn of a New Day On the 23rd of September 2020, the women of Obodo-Ugwa, Delta State, took their seats comfortably for the first time at the Community Development...

CEO’s Message: The 2020 Work Year Round Off

Communications January 8, 2021 0

Reflecting on the Resilience and Impact of Our Grassroots Community Champions Dear CODE and Follow The Money Friends As we close the curtain on 2020, I have been reflecting on what can only...

CODE Appoints Agbor Acting Chair as Babayemi Exits Board Chair

Communications December 22, 2020 0

Connected Development (CODE) announced today that...

Leveraging Partnerships for Success in Empowering Oil-Rich Communities

Communications December 12, 2020 0

Leveraging Partnerships for Success in Empowering Oil-Rich Communities –Adaora Okoye In the 1950s, the discovery of crude oil was a turning point for Nigeria. The nation’s largely...