EDO CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANISATIONS

Promoting Good Governance, Social Justice and Human Rights…

OUR STRUGGLE

OUR STRUGGLE WITH JUDICIARY.
OUR STRUGGLE

INTERVENTION

INTERVENTION

MEETINGS

MEETINGS

PROTEST

PROTEST

PROTEST

PROTEST

I welcome you today profoundly to our website and I believe every information on it will be of great value to you. It is my honour to let you know that, the pursuit of a society that works is based on collective synergy and conscientious efforts towards actualization.

Over the years we have dedicated our lives in ensuring that we have a society that will avail everyone a reason to be happy, free, equal and above board. Edo Civil Society Organisations as a network of pressure groups, we have influenced institutional and government policies, redefined and redirected certain public mindsets and opinions, championed the improvement in the power sector, created a lot of rights awareness in the justice sector, fight against corruption and corrupt practices among other interventions.

As a concerted groups, we have trained and equipped young activists and embarked in massive community mobilizations in other for the people to know and fully enforce their Fundamental Human Rights as enshrined in the Nigerian Constitution as amended and other international legal frameworks. Our major thrusts are the Promotion of Good Governance, Social Justice and Human Rights.

Take out your time to go through our site and make use of every resource material we have made available, I do hope you have a reason to be part of us. Should you want to support what we do, do not hesitate to hit the Donation button on this site and see our account details, our activities are sponsored by contributions from members and volunteers’ dues. We will be glad you join us today.

Thanks and have a great time ahead.

Comrade Omobude Agho

Coordinator General

OUR VISION

The vision of the network is to restore and sustain human rights, dignity and national pride, and to build society where equity and justice shall reign. A society where equal opportunity is given to everyone to aspire and excel to the very ultimate irrespective of tribe, religion, region and circumstance of birth.

OUR MISSION

The mission of the network is to promote good governance, equity and social justice at all levels towards re-engineering positive change, fast tracking development and building and equipping accountable and transparent leaders.

EDOCSO FORMS SYNERGY WITH TASKFORCE AND TRADERS ON CLEAN ENVIRONMENT

Members of Edo Civil Society Organisations in conjunction with Taskforce on the enforcement against indiscriminate parking of vehicles/street trading and other related matters went round the city centre to monitor activities of the taskforce and the mobile court. The...
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BUILDING THE CIVIL SOCIETY AS A STRONG INSTITUTION

It has become a deliberate policy of Edo Civil Society Organisations to raise men and women everywhere who will have the capacity to liberate others. As part of the ways in achieving that, we have institutionalized Civil Society Study Centres across the state, we have...
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EDOCSO SHUTS DOWN BEDC HEADQUARTERS

* Offices deserted *Managing Director and Management team ran from office. * Parking lot empty of operational vehicles .................................................................................................................. Edo Civil Society Organisations...
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EDOCSO DELIVERS POSITION PAPER AT PUBLIC HEARING ON GRAZING BILL:

Today, members of Edo Civil Society Organisations led by the Coordinator General, Comrade Omobude Agho delivered a position paper on the proposed Bill to regulate the activities of open cattle grazing in Edo state at the hallow chambers of Edo State House of Assembly....
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MEET THE EDO YOUTH THAT MADE OBASEKI TO ACQUIRE NEW COMMUTER BUSES:

Many see things happen but seldom know how they happen, recently many young persons who are sympathetic to the APC and Mr. Godwin Obaseki's supporters took to the social media applauding the Governor over the purchase of two new buses to convey commuters to their...
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AN APPEAL TO GOVERNOR OBASEKI AND JUSTICE IKPOMWEN:

The Mobile Court, jail term and N50, 000 fine.. I want to start this with a commercial driver's story (Mr. Okoro) that was sent to jail few days ago over traffic offence. In his naration, while he parked at Nomayo junction area of Upper Sokponba, Benin City, a...
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WHITE MAN ORDERS SOLDIERS TO BEAT UP A NIGERIAN OVER ELECTRICITY BILL IN EDO STATE:

Are we being re-colonialized? Osinbajo, Buratai Please answer Nigerians. …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… Earlier today, a white man working with the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) orders Military personnel attached to him to...
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ROLE OF CSO

The UN’s Non-Governmental Liaison Service provides strategic information, analysis and support to a wide range of constituencies, using its unique convening and networking capacity to strengthen multistakeholder dialogue and alliance-building on issues like culture and education, human rights, peace and security, environment, economic and social development, health, and population, all from the perspective of the entire UN

ROLE OF CSO

We are human right advocate.

We stand for the defenceless.

We defend the oppress.

We say no to bad governance.

We say no to corruption.

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We say no to police unlawful detention.

We say no to police brutality.

We say no to all forms for social vices.

We respect every person.

We advocate for equal right of all persons and egalitarian society.

We say YES to bail is absolutely free.

We say YES to devidence of Democracy.

Any time law enforcement agent act illegally we go extra mile to demand for justice.

ROLE OF CSO

The UN’s Non-Governmental Liaison Service provides strategic information, analysis and support to a wide range of constituencies, using its unique convening and networking capacity to strengthen multistakeholder dialogue and alliance-building on issues like culture and education, human rights, peace and security, environment, economic and social development, health, and population, all from the perspective of the entire UN

ANNOUNCEMENT

NOTICE OF EDOCSO GENERAL ASSEMBLY:

This is to invite all members of Edo Civil Society Organisations, friends and Nigerians to attend the forthcoming General Assembly which comes up as follows:

Date: Saturday 12th August, 2017

Venue: Masses’ House, 28A, Erie Street off Sokponba Road, Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria.

Time: 10am

Come with your monthly dues and pledges.

NOTE: New members are also invited to participate.

For further details call:

Comrade Godspower Okumbor
Secretary General
+2348032436596