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  • Confronting the challenges of economic development, peace and vulnerability of multi–national corporations in Nigeria
    Confronting the challenges of economic development, peace and vulnerability of multi–national corporations in Nigeria
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    By Paul Adepelumi, Executive Director, African Center for Advocacy and Human Development (ACAHD).An examination of Nigerian statutes would reveal that the major constituents of the laws which touch upon the exploration and production of petroleum date back to the Mineral Oil Act of 1914 which was promulgated to regulate the right to search for win…

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  • Challenges Of Privatisation In Nigeria
    Challenges Of Privatisation In Nigeria
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    Since the beginning of the outgoing administration in May 1999, the Bureau of Public Enterprises has been dynamic with the sale of public firms to local and foreign private interests. The policy of the government is to make Nigeria a private sector-driven economy where the government will regulate but leave business to those who can…

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  • Women Entrepreneurship as a tool for Economic Development in Nigeria
    Women Entrepreneurship as a tool for Economic Development in Nigeria
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    Nigeria holds the unenviable record of having her 85 million people of her 120 million people living in abject poverty. To control the this scourge, several Nigerian government have adopted and implemented various poverty alleviation programs dating back to oil boom era of the 1970’s and spanning to the current administration. Past attempts to alleviate…

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  • Worsening spate of ritual killings
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    The chilling story of a four-year old girl. Timileyin Abiona, who was gruesomely murdered by ritualists in Ayetoro, Ogun State, is a reflection of a society that is fast becoming bestial. It also shows that despite the splashy press coverage and occasional police arrest and investigations of suspected murderers in the past, the obnoxious is…

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  • ACAHD Track Record
    ACAHD Track Record
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    Track Record / Achievements
    In partnership with the United States Institutes of Peace (USIP), to date ACAHD has conducted over 132 skills-building workshops in various parts of Nigeria . It has also trained 227 peace education teachers in 20 cities/towns throughout Nigeria and another 125 Kings –Chiefs, Religious Leaders, Women and Youth Leaders in Nigeria. ACAHD has trained religious leaders; academic and nonteaching staff and students of 8 Nigerian universities; as well as local government officials, youth leaders and elders in 16 states that cut across over 37 local governments across Nigeria.

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