S4C Board Members Meet in Lagos, Nigeria

For three whole days, the members of SPACES FOR CHANGE’s | S4C’s five-man board met in Lagos, Nigeria, between May 20-22, 2019, to make plans for the organization’s strategy development, stakeholder engagement and institutional sustainability. All the five board members comprising three women and two men, participated in the meeting.  The Board members are Mr…

Fuel Subsidy Reforms: Moving from Anger to Cooperation

Outrage and widespread resistance greeted the Nigerian government’s attempt to remove fuel subsidy from premium motor spirit (popularly known as petrol) on January 1, 2012. The reason behind the then abrupt subsidy cuts was to block leakages that characterized the administration of subsidies, freeing up important revenue for investment in critical sectors such as health,…