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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

  • State Security Service Arrests Social Media Users for Posting Inciting...

    Incident Date: 12th June, 2019

    The State Security Service on Wednesday announced a nationwide crackdown on individuals allegedly caught posting...

  • National Broadcasting Commission Suspends Daar Communications Indefinitely

    Incident Date: 6th June, 2019

    The National Broadcasting Commission on Thursday announced the suspension of the licences of the African...

  • Human Rights Activist, Chidi Odinkalu Invited by the Police Over...

    Incident Date: 27th May, 2019

    The invitation was in connection with statements purportedly made by Odinkalu during an interview with...

  • Youth Corps Members Allegedly Imprisoned for Criticizing Madonna University

    Incident Date: 4th January, 2019

    According to a report that has since gone viral on social media, Nnamani was allegedly...

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