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Promoting Good Governance.

The International Centre for Investigative Reporting, ICIR, Abuja, in collaboration with the Public and Private Development Centre, PPDC, is embarking on this project to build the capacity of Nigerian journalists to scrutinise budgetary and procurement issues, in order to create more transparency and accountability in the public sector.

The overall goal of the project is to strengthen investigative and data-driven journalism as tools for reducing corruption and enhancing accountability.

The project activities include training a pool of journalists from newsroom across Nigeria, internship programme with the PPDC, mentoring of trained journalists and investigating and publishing budget and procurement processes.

Duration: The project is designed to run for a three-year period.

Investigations

Controversy dogs multi-billion naira Minna city centre project

By Justina ASISHANA RUSTY iron works, overgrown bushes and massive presence of an idle crane are the discomforting features of the supposed ultra-modern edifice called the Minna City Centre project. Located in the centre of Minna, the landmark project, expected to beautify the capital city of Niger State, is now not only a huge source of…

Farmers groan as FG’s Anchor Borrowers Scheme runs into hitches in states

THE Anchor Borrowers Scheme, the federal government’s initiative to boost agriculture and stop the importation of rice is facing challenges in several states, including Cross River and Gombe, reports PUNARIMAM FEHINTOLA  who visited the two states. The scheme started in November 2015 shortly after President Muhammadu Buhari assumed office. The…

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Basic Training for Abuja Based Journalists

Basic Training for Abuja Based Journalists

Basic Training for Non-Abuja Journalists

Advance Training for Abuja Based Journalists

Advance Training for Non-Abuja Based Journalists