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Limit Pres Jonathan govt’s control of $480 million Abacha funds, SERAP tells U.S. govt

*Abacha.

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has proposed to the U.S. Department of Justice “a repatriation arrangement to limit control or management of $480 million forfeited Abacha funds by the Nigerian government to theextent necessary to ensure that there is transparency and accountability in the process.”

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‘Missing N30tn’: SERAP replies Okonjo-Iweala, says ‘we are not tool for APC or any party’

*Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has urged Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala to “embrace constructive engagement on issues of human rights, transparency and accountability,” and “to avoid sound bite and opportunistic attacks on civil society organizations simply working to make the government fit

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Boko Haram: UN to probe legality of insurance levy on federal schools, seeks additional information

Student-class-lagosReprieve may have come for the parents of the 125,000 pupils in the 104 Federal Government Colleges as the Office of the Special Rapporteur on the right to education and Office of the Special Rapporteur on the human rights of internally displaced persons have confirmed to Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) that

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SERAP petitions FG, Dabiri over denial of right to nationality of Nigerians in Baku, Azerbaijan

small-serapSocio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent separate open letters to the Minister of Foreign Affairs Ambassador Aminu Wali, and the Chairperson, Diaspora Committee, Nigeria House of Representatives Ms Abike Dabiri over the situation of Nigerians living in Baku, Azerbaijan.

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•Royal Netherlands Embassy, Abuja, Nigeria

Publications

Publications

SERAP’s recent publications include:

14-Point Programme for Promotion of Transparency and Accountability at the Local Government Level, 2009

Understanding the UN Convention against Corruption, 2009