Category: CODE in the News

Ending Open Defecation in Nigeria: How Realistic is it?

Communications December 6, 2019 0

Kevwe Precious Oghide A major concern in achieving the Sustainable Development Goal on Water Sanitation and Hygiene Is how to end Open Defecation by 2030. How realistic is this? Nigeria is...

Follow The Money Wins Council of Europe’s Democracy Innovation Award!

Communications November 13, 2019 0

Africa’s leading anti-corruption and social accountability initiative, Follow The Money, has emerged winner of the 2019 Council of Europe’s Democracy Innovation Award. The award which...

CODE, FlexiSAF Foundation to Tackle Growing Number of Out of School Children in Nigeria

Communications March 21, 2019 0

Alarmed by the accelerating number of out-of-school children in Nigeria, two civil society organisations; Connected Development(CODE) and FlexiSAF Foundation have  come together to...

The Follow The Money Movement Is Now Live In East Africa!

Chambers Umezulike February 28, 2018 0

It’s been an interesting year already for the Follow The Money (FTM) Movement. In January, we officially launched in The New Gambia. In the following month, we were in Kenya to do the same. All...

Mainstreaming Social Accountability in the New Gambia

Chambers Umezulike January 31, 2018 0

Corruption is more predominant in Sub-Saharan Africa, mainly because, weak institutions cannot implement the required checks and balances required for effective democratic and accountable...

Press Release: Government Should Scale-Up Primary Health Care Service Delivery Nationwide

Hamzat Lawal November 16, 2016 0

A leading NGO Connected development has called on government at all level to take up one of its responsibilities by ensuring proper facilities are put in place in various primary health care...

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...

‘It is our collective responsibility to accelerate the implementation of SDGs’  – Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed

Hamzat Lawal June 10, 2016 0

Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed, who has been one of the major influencers of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) launched late last year in New Yok has reiterated her stance on SDGs once...

CODE’S Follow The Money Receives Grant from Omidyar Network

codepress October 16, 2015 0

Follow The Money, a nonprofit initiative of Connected Development has been awarded a one-year grant of US$100,000  ( NGN19, 894, 994 million) by Omidyar Network, mainly towards the cost of their...

Connected Development [CODE] is Hiring!

codepress July 22, 2015 0

  NOTE: These positions are no more available Connected Development is a non government organization whose mission is to improve access to information and empower local and marginalized...