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We change Africa with our Voices

ARDA Produces Mercy Corps Phase 2 Programs

Recently at ARDA we’ve all been really busy bringing Phase 2 of Mercy Corps’ ‘Using the Airwaves for stabilization in the Lake Chad Basin’ Project to life. The project sees ARDA producing a radio variety programme with factual historical, cultural and educational elements as well as a drama segment.  The programmes are in both Hausa…
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ARDA Treads the Boards

Sometimes, a task seems so daunting just uttering it comes with a gasp. We were going to stage a whole drama, The Wives’ Revolt by the legendary JP Clark. That wasn’t the daunting part- at ARDA pride ourselves on our creativity no matter the medium. What WAS daunting was the fact that we were going…
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Check Out Pictures From Our Stage Production, ‘The Wives’ Revolt’

Executive Director, ARDA, Alison Data Phido (Left), Executive Producer, ARDA, Femi Jarrett, and Director, The Wives Revolt, Toritseju Akiya Ejoh Program Officer, ARDA, Ajemina Ogan (left), Cast, The Wives Revolt, Zara Udofia-Ejoh, Albert Akaeze, Executive Director, ARDA, Alison Data Phido, Cast, The Wives Revolt, Toyin Oshinaike, and Director, The Wives Revolt, Toritseju Akiya Ejoh    On…
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ARDA Presents ‘The Wives’ Revolt’ By J.P Clark

ARDA, the foremost Development Communication NGO in Nigeria, with over 20 years of changing norms and behaviours through drama and entertainment, is excited to celebrate International Women’s Month with the production of The Wives’ Revolt, a stage play by the literary icon, JP Clark.

ARDA Staff Speaks at Social Media Week

Our Project Coordinator, Rebecca Ebenezer-Abiola spoke at the 2019 Lagos Social Media Week on a panel entitled “A Thousand Lives: How Stories Affect Social Change.” The panel was coordinated by the Mandela Washington Fellows Alumni Association (Nigeria Chapter).

ARDA Attends International Storytelling Conference

Earlier this month, ARDA’s Project Coordinator; Rebecca Ebenezer-Abiola set off for Sydney, Australia to attend and present at the ‘Sydney International Storytelling conference’. She has since returned but is still basking in the excitement of the conference and all it stands for. The Sydney International Storytelling conference focuses on the tradition and practice of Oral…
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