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About Closing Civic Spaces

Welcome to Closing Civic Spaces Nigeria. Closing Civic Spaces is a publicly-available database on closing spaces for civic engagement and civil society in Nigeria. We present data compiled from public sources.

        

      


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    Closing Spaces Incidents Database

  • Abuja Court Sentences Rights Activist IG Wala To 12 Years...

    Incident Date: 16th April, 2019

    An Abuja High Court on April 16, 2019, sentenced Ibrahim Wala, popularly known as IG...

  • Incident Date: 11th March, 2019

    Few days after he recorded a resounding victory to return to the Senate, the Senator...

  • INEC Staff Leave Collation Centre In Port Harcourt, Allege Siege...

    Incident Date: 10th March, 2019

      Officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) deserted the commission’s collation centre in Port...

  • Journalist Arrested, Charged Under Cybercrime Law In Nigeria

    Incident Date: 1st March, 2019

    Mr Obinna Norman, owner and editor-in-chief of online news outlet The Realm News, was arrested...

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