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UN Must Question Nigerian Leaders About Its Constant School Abductions – SERAP

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Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has come out to urge the UN Security Council and its members to hold a special session on Nigeria and press the authorities to end continuing abductions of students in Nigeria. This was recently revealed via a letter signed by SERAP deputy director Kolawole ...

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Nigerian Leaders Have Failed To Live Up To Their Commitments ― SERAP

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Kolawole Oluwadare, The Deputy Director of Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has come out to blast the Federal Government for failing with the security of the nation. He recently revealed this in reaction to the recent kidnap of about 42 students and staff of Government Science Secondary School, Kagara, ...

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Buhari Can’t Be Allowed To Use CAMA 2020 To Violate Human Rights – SERAP

Muhammadu Buhari

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has come out to say that Muhammadu Buhari cannot be allowed to implement draconian and unlawful provisions of the Companies and Allied Matters Act, 2020 in Nigeria. Joined in the suit as Defendants are the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of ...

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Our Government Must Stop Its Habit Of Arresting Innocent Protesters – SERAP

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Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has come out to say that the Federal government led by President Muhammadu Buhari should release the recently arrested #EndSARS protesters. The group recently had their say amid the arrest via a statement, and Nigerians have been reacting. According to SERAP, Mr Macaroni’s arrest ...

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Buhari, Governors Should Reveal Security Votes Spending For 2021 – SERAP

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The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP has come out to beg President Muhammadu Buhari and 36 state governors to reveal details of proposed “security votes” spending in 2021 budget. SERAP recently revealed this via a statement signed by SERAP Deputy Director, Kolawole Oluwadare. According to the group, disclosing details ...

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Buhari Should Order Isa Pantami To Stop NIN Registration For SIM Cards Now – SERAP

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Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has come out to beg President Muhammadu Buhari to instruct the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Mr Isa Pantami, and Director-General of the National Identity Management Commission, (NIMC) Mr Aliyu Abubakar to stop the push for registration of Nigerians for National Identity Number ...

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Buhari Must Probe How Petroleum Ministry Spent N116m In 2015 – SERAP

Muhammadu Buhari

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project has urged President Muhammadu Buhari and Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Mr Timipre Sylva, to probe how the Federal Ministry of Petroleum Resources spent N116 million to buy stationery items in 2015. This was recently revealed by its deputy director, Kolawole Oluwadare and Nigerians ...

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#EndSARS: Perpetrators Of Lekki Toll Gate Killings Must Face Justice – SERAP

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Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has come out to blast FG for the recent shootings at #EndSARS peaceful protesters at the Lekki Toll gate. SERAP recently revealed that the authorities are obligated to respect and protect the right to life and security of Nigerians, so the killings are definitely ...

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#RevolutionNow Protesters Must Be Released Immediately – SERAP

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Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP has come out to say that the #RevolutionNow protesters who were arrested by FG should be released immediately. One of the group’s leader, Agba Jalingo recently revealed that the country is tired of Buhari and the #RevolutionNow protest was organized to make the whole ...

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Lawan, Gbajabiamila Must Publish Reports On Corruption Probes – SERAP

Senate President, Ahmed Lawan

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has come out to beg the Senate President, Dr. Ahmad Lawan; and Speaker of House of Representatives, Mr. Femi Gbajabiamila to quickly publish all reports of completed public hearings and corruption probes by the National Assembly since the return of democracy in 1999. SERAP ...

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Abacha’s Loot Can Be Restolen – SERAP

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Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP has asked for transparency in the spending of recovered Abacha loot instead of focusing on the looted funds. This is according to the recent words from SERAP’s Deputy Director, Kolawole Oluwadare. According to him, transparency is key in the recovery of all government funds, ...

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Stop Asking Nigerians To Donate Their Buildings As Isolation Centres – SERAP

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The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has begged the Federal Government to identify, publish and use confiscated buildings as isolation centres for coronavirus patients. SERAP revealed this in a recent letter addressed to President Muhammadu Buhari, which was made available to newsmen in Lagos. According to the organization, it ...

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Buhari Should Focus On Reducing Cost Of Governance – SERAP

Muhammadu Buhari

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has blasted President Buhari for saying “it is wrong for Nigerians to perceive the National Assembly as being “highly overpaid” for doing little.” SERAP deputy director, Kolawole Oluwadare said what PMB said is a contradiction of his own Presidential Advisory Committee against Corruption, which ...

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Power Sector Corruption Cases Should Be Fast-Tracked To Punish Perpetrators – SERAP

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Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has begged the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice Mr. Abubakar Malami SAN, EFF, ICPC to “revisit and fast-track prosecution of all cases of corruption in the electricity sector and ensure effective recovery of stolen public funds.” This was revealed recently ...

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EFCC Should Release Shehu Sani On Bail Pending The End Of Any Investigation – SERAP

Senator Shehu Sani

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP has urged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to release Senator Shehu Sani immediately. SERAP accused the anti-graft agency of violating both the national and international law when Shehu was arrested on the 31 of December 2019, for alleged extortion of $20,000 ...

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It Is Wrong For FG To Compare Sowore, Bakare With Boko Haram – SERAP

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Nigerian society group, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has blasted the presidency for comparing Omoyele Sowore and Olawale Bakare with the deadly terrorist group, Boko Haram. FG had said this in their recent statement days ago, “The Boko Haram militants, who are behind the violence, also fancy themselves to ...

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Invading The Courtroom To Re-arrest Sowore Is An Attack On The Rule Of Law – SERAP

Omoyele Sowore

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has blasted the violent re-arrest of Omoyele Sowore and his co-defendant, Olawale Bakare by officials of the Department of State Security Service in the court today. According to SERAP, there was clear harassment and intimidation of Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu with that act. Amidst ...

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