Lagos is the commercial heartbeat of Nigeria. So many NGOs are operating here. They are involved in various services to the benefit of the general populace. Some are concerned with provision of health services and some are involved in legal services.
Some of them are human right organizations and there are some acting as voices against corruption and promoting rule of law. You will learn about some of them below
World Health Organization
They are located at 10, Osborne Road, Ikoyi, Eti-Osa, Lagos, Nigeria. Their telephone number is 017737095. Their website is at www.afro.who.int. They have been involved in preventing and controlling several health emergencies, like Zika virus, Yellow fever, Lassa fever Ebola virus disease and several others.
They are concerned with promotion of sustainable level of good health. They collaborate with the government to achieve this.
Healing Wings Foundation
They are located at 118, Lagos Road, Haruna Bus Stop, Opposite Diamond Bank, Beside Visafone Building, Ikorodu, Lagos, Nigeria. Their telephone number is 07037513867.
They focus on provision of economic empowerment to men and woman. They are also set up to meet the needs as many as possible less privileged individuals in the society.
The International Federation of Business And Professional Women
They are located at Annex 7, Tafawa Balewa Complex, Club Arcade, Onikan, Lagos Island, Lagos State, Nigeria. Their telephone number is 08054759973. Their website is at www.bpw-nigeria.org.
The organization was found in 1930 in Geneva. It is a global organization with branch in Nigeria. Purpose is to promote affiliation among professional and business woman globally.
Center for Law Enforcement Education Foundation
They are located at 21, Akinsanya Street, Ojodu, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria. Their telephone number is 09035200933. Their website is at www.cleen.org. The organization came to being in 1998 and its mission includes promotion of accessible justice, security and public safety.
They carry out other activities via partnership with government, demonstration programs and publications, legislative advocacy and empirical research.
Their resources come from organizations, like British Council, Department for International Development, Open Society Institute, MacArthur Foundation, Ford Foundation and so on. They contribute to various community-based projects.
Alliances for Africa
They are located at 16, Alhaji Bashorun Street, South West, Ikoyi, Eti-Osa, Lagos, Nigeria. Their telephone number is 017615407. Their website is at www.alliancesforafrica.org. They are involved in promoting sustainable development and peace. They also promote human right and justice.
Beyond Usual Care
They are located at E-350, Ikota Shopping Complex, Lekki-Epe Expressway, Eti-Osa, Lagos, Nigeria. Their telephone numbers are 09092154644 and 09092154646.
Their website is at www.beyondusual.org. The organization is set up to meet the needs of the less privileged in the society.
Monarmi Humanitarian Foundation
9, Oduyemi Street, Anifowose, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria. Their telephone number is 08055912222 and 08092274913. This is a charity organization. They provide for the needs of the less privileged and physically challenged in the society. They are equally involved in organizing several youth development programs.
David King Gospel Music Foundation
They are located at 51 to 52, Ijaiye Road, Ogba, Ifako-Ijaiye, Lagos, Nigeria. Their telephone numbers are 08079239046 and 08022996409. They organize several trainings for individuals towards contributing to the needs of the community. They are equally involved in youth development programs.