This was disclosed at a training for lawyers on: “Whistleblower Protection in Nigeria,” organised by the African Centre for Media Literacy in collaboration with Cleen Foundation, with support from MacArthur Foundation on Friday in Abuja.
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This follows the decision of Dr. Benson Olugbuo to resign from CLEEN Foundation to take up an appointment with an Abuja based international NGO as a Country Director, which will take effect by the end of August, this year.
The grant is part of a roughly $80 million in awards in support of the MacArthur Foundation’s Equitable Recovery Initiative, centred around advancing racial and ethnic justice.
The IGP’s high-powered delegation, which was led by the Assistant Inspector-General of Police, Zone 2 Command, Onikan Lagos, AIG Ahmed Iliyasu, visited the home of the late human rights crusader and social critic, at Peace Estate, off Kudirat Abiola Way, Ikeja, on Saturday, 24th April, 2021.
Chukwuma, one of the leaders of the Nigerian civil society movement, died on Saturday during a brief illness, few hours after the spokesperson for Afenifere, Yinka Odumakin, also passed away.
Prof. Etannibi Alemika, a senior member of the foundation said this in a statement on Sunday in Abuja.
PremiumTimes reports that his close friends said that he was diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukaemia, an aggressive cancer of the blood.
The virtual training, with the theme: “Access to Justice for Victims and Survivors of Human Rights Abuses in Nigeria,” focused on the human rights violations recorded during and after the #EndSARS protest
Benson Olugbuo, the Executive Director of the foundation, said this in a statement on Monday in Abuja.
Olugbuo said that the foundation received the special consultative grant from the ECOSOC of the United Nations in New York, U.S.
Dr Shola Omotola, the Project Consultant for the foundation, made this known on Thursday at an online public presentation of findings of Security Threat Assessment for the 2020 Governorship Election in Ondo State.
Blessing Abiri, the Programme Advisor of the foundation, made this known on Thursday at an online training for the foundation’s Ondo polls observers.
Evon Benson-Idahosa, Executive Director, Pathfinders Justice Initiative, gave the advice on Tuesday in Benin at a dissemination meeting of the research work to stakeholders
Benson Olugbuo, the Executive Director of the foundation, said this on Tuesday at the sixth Virtual National Working Group Meeting on Promoting Transparency and Accountability in the Criminal Justice System in Nigeria.
Benson Olugbuo, the Executive Director of the foundation made this known in a statement on Thursday in Abuja.
The Foundation had earlier reported upsurge in human rights violations and extra-judicial killings by security personnel enforcing the measures put in place to checkmate the spread of COVID-19 in the region.
The CLEEN Foundation has called on State Governments to as a matter of urgency beef up security at the entry points into their states across the country to help checkmate continued inter-state movement and spread of COVID-19 through community transmissions.
The lockdown, which was a measure to halt the spread of the deadly Coronavirus Disease and keep Nigerians safe, has regrettably turned out to be deadly with the loss of several innocent lives, a report by the CLEEN Foundation has revealed
The coalition of the Edo State Civil Society Organisations has called on the state government to strip the Nigeria police of the power to prosecute criminal suspects in order to end the violation of citizens’ right.
The Nigerian Army on Thursday in Abuja urged the Independent National Electoral Commission to work toward using science and information technology to conduct subsequent elections to reduce human interference.
The CLEEN Foundation, a Non-Governmental Organisation, has called for tenure of office of the Inspector-General of Police to isolate the occupant from political interference.