Maternal mortality reflection of governance failure – Zikirullahi

Maternal mortality has been described as a reflection of failure in governance and a challenge that restraint the “legally guaranteed right to life” as enshrined in the Nigerian constitution and other international legal instruments. “Maternal mortality is one challenge that constrains the legally guaranteed right to life by the Nigerian citizens,” says Ibrahim Zikirullahi, the […]

How can we provide enough jobs for young people in Africa?

The security of Africa’s development is under threat. We cannot afford to exclude young people from economic opportunities Africa should focus on how to secure development and drive economic growth with inclusion. We must look beyond the macro fundamentals of growth to how to diversify our economies and create jobs. Africa must not become a breeding ground […]

CHRICED Launches Project On Maternal Mortality Scourge

THE Resource Centre for Human Rights & Civic Education (CHRICED), at the weekend, launched its project on Fostering Local Governance Development, in Kano State, with focus on combating the scourge of maternal mortality. According to the organisers, the project, expected to focus on two council areas, Gwale and Kumbotso, is about active citizen’s participation in […]