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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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Nigerian Army Claims NGO Aids Boko Haram and ISWAP, Shuts...
Incident Date: 20th September, 2019
The Nigerian Army shut down the offices of a humanitarian aid group Action Against Hunger...
Army Shuts Down NGO Office in Borno State, Nigeria.
Incident Date: 19th September, 2019
The Nigerian army has shut down the office of a Non-Governmental Organisation, Action Against Hunger,...
Police Arrests Journalist for Publishing an Investigative Story.
Incident Date: 22nd August, 2019
The Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigerian police arrested the publisher of CrossRiverWatch, a...
Police Seal up Symposium Venue to Prevent Meeting From Holding
Incident Date: 9th August, 2019
”Men of the Nigeria Police Force on Monday stormed and sealed the venue where a...