51.7 Per Cent Female in Higher Institution Students in Kano Suffers Sexual Assault, Says Report

Centre for Awareness on Justice and Accountability (CAJA), has revealed that more that half population of female students studying in higher institutions in Kano suffered one form of sexual harassment from male academic and non academic staff. Executive director of the Centre, Kabiru Saidu Dakata disclosed this during a virtual conferences organized by Centre for…

CITAD Advocates Enabling Laws to Address Sexual Assault on Female Students in Kano

Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) is advocating enabling laws to address the increasing trend in sexual assault on female students in Kano State. The communication officer of CITAD, Ali Sabo, disclosed this during a virtual conference organized by CITAD on sexual harassment in higher institutions, supported by Rosa Luxemburg Foundation West Africa. At…

23rd Twitter with Amina Mubarak Ahmad on the Impact of Domestic Violence and Preventive Measures

In continuation of its sensitization program on COVID-19 in Nigeria, the Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD), held its 23rd edition of Twitter chat in the 25th of June, 2020.   The guest was Amina Mubarak Ahmad, State Lead, Bridge Connect Africa Initiative   She discussed on the topic “Impact of COVID 19 on domestic violence and…

21St Twitter Chat with Salma Abdulwaheed, Journalist on How Fake News and Misinformation in Twitting: Fight Against Covid19 in Nigeria

  In its effort to help in curtailing the spread of covid19 in the Nigeria, the Centre for Information Technology and Development have been organizing different enlightening programs to educate the general public on the danger of the virus and call on the attention of government in order to take the appropriate actions in controlling…

20th Twitter Chart with Dr. Fatima Zahra Zango Abdul, Medical Doctor on How Do Hospital Decide Who Gets Treatment at this Difficult Time

16th of June 2020   She started by responding to a question on the category of patients that can go to the hospital at this difficult time? She stated that as we know in this trying times, the health care system worldwide had received a major blow. Its weaknesses has been exposed, hospital capacity overwhelmed, and…

Tree Planting in FCT Communities in Response to Climate Change, A Project Implemented by Action Aid Nigeria In Collaboration with Centre For Information and Development (CITAD)

Climate change is increasingly becoming a serious challenge to Nigeria’s socioeconomic development. Various manifestations of its impact are evident which include increase in drought, scarcity of food instigated by irregularities of rainfall and over flooding. The tree planting exercise was initiated by Actionaid Nigeria in collaboration with CITAD to address the problems of climate change…