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GPE: The cost of failure to invest in quality education: ONE calls world leaders to step up in Dakar

Dakar, 31st of January 2017 –  ONE is calling on world leaders to announce ambitious pledges for the Global Partnership for Education (GPE) replenishment, and finally address the education…

The Proposed 2018 Budget: Is the Federal Government Committed to a Healthy Nation?

The recently presented proposed 2018 Budget Appropriation Bill by the President to the National Assembly on the 7th of November 2017 is an inadequate response from the Federal Government to the myriad of challenges facing the Nigerian health sector. Nigeria’s health sector is failing to meet the health needs of millions of Nigerians.

ONE launches essay competition for African youth’s big idea on investing in girls

The anti-poverty organisation invites young Africans to submit a 500-word essay answering the question, “What one big idea should African leaders implement that will harness the power of the continent’s girls to transform all our futures?

New report reveals the toughest places in the world for a girl to get an education

Over 130 million girls still out of school in what ONE Campaign describes as a ‘global crisis that perpetuates poverty’

Big Brother Naija’s Bisola in New York during the UN General Assembly to promote the #GirlsCount campaign

Nigerian media personality Bisola will be attending this years UN General Assembly as a ONE Ambassador.

Open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari: Urgent Message on the State of Healthcare in Nigeria

“It is our urgent appeal that Your Excellency increases the upcoming 2018 health budget to at least 7.5% of the national budget.”

ONE Campaign Decries Nigeria’s Low Priority in Health Sector Investment

The ONE Campaign, a global nonprofit with office in Abuja has taken a swipe at the continued low priority the health sector is receiving in Nigeria’s annual budget

ONE launches one-stop data tracking tool to reveal needs of world’s refugees

The MOVEMENT platform brings together the latest data on displaced people to highlight countries with the greatest need and the largest funding gaps.

African governments must double youth investments or face looming crisis

The ONE Campaign urges African governments to increase investments in Africa’s exploding youth population, focused on education, employment and empowerment or face deeper poverty and widespread instability.

Big Brother Naija’s Bisola wins ONE’S back to school challenge – Nigerians too can win by joining the #GirlsCount

Nigerian media personality Abisola ‘Bisola’ Aiyeola won ONE’s Back to School presentation task as part of the ONE Campaign’s #GirlsCount focusing on girls education.


The Nigeria-based advocacy group, Connected Development – CODE has walked away with the ninth ONE Africa Award.

Omotola Jalade-Ekeindein debuts on Big Brother Naija as ONE’s Poverty is Sexist ambassador

Lagos  – Nigerian actress and philanthropist Omotola Jalade-Ekeindein discussed ONE campaign’s Poverty is Sexist on Multichoice’s Big Brother Naija. This year, ONE is progressing the Poverty is Sexist Campaign,…