How CDD's 'Sulhu Alheri Ne' Programme Enlightens Borno Residents on Moral Etiquettes, Peace

In its effort to restore peace in the northeast region of Nigeria countless attacks from Boko Haram terrorist group, the Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) introduced the Sulhu Alheri Ne radio programme. Sulhu Alheri Ne radio programme is a CDD’s weekly sponsored initiative aired on Peace FM Maiduguri, Borno State. The radio programme is …

CDD Trains Anti-Corruption Agencies on Media and Strategic Communications

The Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) engaged the International Press Center (IPC) on Tuesday, February 25, to train 18 officers from various Nigeria’s Anti-Corruption Agencies (ACAs) on Media and Strategic Communication. The three-day training which took place in Keffi, Nasarawa state’s capital city was carried out successfully under a project implemented by the CDD …

How is CDD Countering Fake News and Disinformation in Northern Nigeria?

The Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) is implementing a project on countering Misinformation and Disinformation in Kano state and Northern Nigeria. The Centre designed the Project in recognition of the changing information culture in the North. The picture of average northerner glueing his ears to his radio set is transforming to the image of …

Promoting Social Audit in Gwoza Local Government, Borno State

As part of our engagement in North East, Nigeria, CDD is supporting the Gwoza Youth Progressive Association (GYPA) on promoting accountability. As an organisation working in North-East, Nigeria, we are often confronted about the lack of accountability by non-state actors and government in our peacebuilding work.   In other to address the mistrust amongst the locals …

Reviving Zumunci: Living Together in Post Boko Haram—CDD Monthly Dialogues in Gwoza Local Government of Borno State.

Living Together in Post-Boko Haram is a one-year, monthly peacebuilding project implemented by CDD. This engagement is a follow up to the Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism (P/CVE), the Center implemented in Gwoza Local Government. One of our learning lessons from the PCVE project is that there is deep-rooted division along ethnic and religious lines …