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Terrorism: SERAP Urges FG To Withdraw Directive Against Media

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has sent an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari over the warning to media houses to stop reporting terror attacks. SERAP asked President Buhari to instruct the Minister of Information, Mr Lai Mohammed and the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) to withdraw the directive. The NBC had ordered Journalists, Television […]

2021 Budget: SERAP Asks NASS To Stop Buhari From Selling

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked the National Assembly to stop President Muhammadu Buhari from selling Government properties to fund the 2021 budget. SERAP, in a statement issued on Sunday, January 17, 2021, by its deputy Director, Mr Kolawole Oluwadare, appealed to the Senate President, Senator Ahmad Lawan, and the Speaker of […]

Fani-Kayode Withdraws Word “Stupid” Used Against A Journalist, Fails To

A former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, in a statement disclosed that he has withdrawn the word “stupid” which he had used against a journalist. It would be recalled that Fani-Kayode had verbally attacked Eyo Charles, a Daily Trust journalist, who asked him a question during a press conference in Calabar, Cross River last week. […]

$114.28m Credit: SERAP Cautions World Bank Over Disbursement To Nigeria

Advocacy group, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project,SERAP, has cautioned  the World Bank over  the disbursement of $114.28m to Nigeria for the purpose of tackling economic challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. SERAP in an open letter on Sunday by its Deputy Director, Kolawole Oludare, to the President of the World Bank, Mr David Malpass, charged the […]

Missing N300bn: SERAP Gives FG 14-Day Ultimatum

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) have given the federal government 14 days ultimatum  to investigate allegations of missing N300 billion public funds. SERAP is asking President Muhammadu Buhari to direct the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), and appropriate anti-corruption agencies to investigate the allegations of the missing […]

SERAP Charges Buhari To Monitor Spending On Coronavirus

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has charged President Muhammadu Buhari to ensure that the Federal Government efficiently track and monitor all spending by federal agencies and state governors to combat coronavirus pandemic in the nation. SERAP in an open letter sent to President Muhammadu Buhari urged him to urgently instruct the Economic and Financial […]

SERAP Petitions UN Over Sanusi’s Dethronement

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) petitioned the United Nations Working Group over  the dethronement of the Ex-Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi (II), Sanusi Lamido Sanusi.” SERAP in its  complaint to the United Nations described the acused the Kano State Government of  degrading treatment of deposed Emir of Kano which amounts to a violation of […]

Immunity For Lawmakers: SERAP Condemns Bill

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has condemned the passing of a bill seeking to give Leaders of Federal and State Legislatures immunity from prosecution for corruption. SERAP in a statement issued by its Deputy Director, Mr Kolawole Oluwadare on Tuesday, February 25, 2020, said the move is tantamount to ripping up the Nation’s […]