Stories

 TAXATION IN THE INFORMAL SECTOR IN DELTA STATE
This research project was undertaken between January and February 2017 by Int'l center for women empowerment and child development. (ICWECD) in collaboration with Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CSLAC) an Abuja based non-governmental and non-profit organization founded on the vision of a...
The assignment was to conduct research into wages, taxes and corporate social responsibility of select companies in Nigeria. As has been demonstrated severally, Nigeria has depended on crude oil revenue for far too long. This dependence made the country to relapse into complacency that precluded...
Gender Context Analysis of Budgetary And Fiscal Policy
The research is conducted by Kebetkache Women Development & Resource Centre to examine the current context of gender roles in the informal sector in Nigeria, particularly the four project states. The research is in furtherance of the Financing for Development (F4D) under the Oxfam Strategic...
Despite the prevailing recession, Nigeria is still seen as Africa’s largest economy and one of the fastest-growing in the world. Yet, more than half of the Nigerian population still grapples with extreme poverty, while a small group of elites enjoys ever-growing wealth. This report provides a...
INEQUALITY IN NIGERIA: THE TRACKA JOURNEY
Inequality is perceptibly deep-seated and endemic in Nigeria, permeating through almost every part of Africa’s largest country. According to the Commitment to Reducing Inequality Index 2018 by Oxfam, Nigeria falls on the last rung (157 of157) of countries making efforts to breach the gap 1 between...
Mercy Hassan, from Yewa community in Mubi South Local Government Area of Adamawa State has sent her three kids to tertiary institutions and gained more respect in her family.
Paulinus Kasuwa, a beneficiary of Oxfam’s Pro-resilience action project aimed at improving livelihoods and food security in Guyuk community, Adamawa State Nigeria
Paulinus Kasuwa, a beneficiary of Oxfam’s Pro-resilience action project aimed at improving livelihoods and food security in Guyuk community, Adamawa State Nigeria has benefited from Oxfam’s Village Savings and Loans Scheme and set up a thriving business in her community. “I was not doing anything,...
Group Photo of participants at the Annual Review Meeting in Yola, Adamawa State. Photo: Oxfam/James Bigila
TRADITIONAL RULERS AND GOVERNMENT LAUD OXFAM FOR REACHING OVER 48,000 HOUSEHOLDS WITH LIVELIHOOD INTERVENTIONS IN ADAMAWA AND KEEBI STATE …CALL FOR CONTINUITY OF LIVELIHOOD AND FOOD SECURITY PROGRAMS IN KEBBI AND ADAMAWA Traditional Rulers from Adamawa and Kebbi State, as well as Government...
Oxfam 2019 Programme Quality Review with the theme “Re-positioning Oxfam in Nigeria for achieving Impact at Scale”. This learning and reflection event brought together Affiliates from Oxfam America, Oxfam Great Britain, Oxfam Novib, Oxfam Quebec and the regional platform based in Dakar. Over 40...