support girls education
youth development
peacebuilding process
promoting civil-military relations
women empowerment
building active citizens
for common good
African Centre for Citizens Orientation

5th Secure Nigeria, Secure Africa

Africa Regional Youth Crime Prevention & Development Conference
- October 4-5, 2018


Welcome to Citizens Orientation

Africa Centre for Citizens Orientation (ACCO) is an NGO in special consultative status with United Nations Economic and Social Council with a mission to build active citizens for a better and just society. ACCO is out to promote the good and welfare of African citizens on the principles of freedom, equality and justice, and for the purpose of consolidating the unity and culture of our people.

Having successfully organized programs and activities for students and youths in schools and communities in partnership with private and public institutions coupled with scholarship assistance given to its members and out-of-school youths, the United Nations granted to the organization, a special consultative status with Economic and Social Council in July 2010.

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State of ICT Development in Nigeria Report

State of ICT Development in Nigeria Report is a project undertaking by the Youth Alliance on ICT for Development (Youth Alliance), a program of African Centre for Citizens Orientation to monitor and collate/analyze data around ICT for development in Nigeria. The result of this analysis will be published quarterly to rank States in Nigeria as related to investment, education and human capacity development in ICT. This index will combine different indicators into one standard assessment. Read more and apply here

Latest News

Secure Africa 2018 - 5th Bi-Annual Africa Regional Youth Crime Prevention & Development Conference tagged, Secure Nigeria, Secure Africa holds in Abuja.
Our Sister program, the Youth Crime Watch of Nigeria honours outstanding individuals and organizations who contributed to crime prevention, peacebuilding and anti-corruption efforts, exemplifies leadership and courageous in the year 2016. Congratulations to all the awardees.
Abuja, Nigeria. Date: 06.06.2017
Theme: "Internet, New Media & Child Safety: Minimizing Risks, Maximizing Opportunities"
At the just concluded Secure Africa - Africa Regional Youth Crime Prevention & Development Conference, stakeholders in peace building process, community security, anti-corruption and youth development and young people from Nigeria, Africa and the world gathered in Abuja in a two-day International Conference and came out with resolutions which were published recently.

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