Poverty has been shown to be on the increase in Nigeria and other African countries where the population estimated to be living below poverty level is over 70%. All the Sectors of the economy are affected by this poverty level.
Sidi Osho Foundation (SOF) is a non-profit, non-faith based and non-governmental organization, that is committed to human development, alleviation and reduction of poverty in Nigeria and Africa, through initiatives that will improve the living standards of women, youths, families, communities and especially the less privileged.
FROM THE PRESIDENT
As universally recognized, beyond income measurements, lack of access to education, nutritious food, health care, employment, water and housing are all indicators of crushing poverty. Though Africa’s impressive economic performance over the past decade has rekindled hopes for the continent’s future, in Nigeria however, despite the impressive economic growth over the last 10 years, unemployment and the incidence of poverty has worsened since 2004. …..READ MORE