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Thando’s Limited Partners with Sesor to Support Flood Victims in Lagos & Benue

We are pleased to announce our most recent partnership with Thando’s Shoes Limited, a footwear company creating innovative African inspired products for the world while positively impacting the communities. In line with its corporate social responsibility, Thando’s launched a marketing campaign called The Akonmi Collection to support victims affected by flood in Benue and Lagos […]


Grooming People for Better Livelihood Centre aka Grooming Centre, a microfinance NGO, has donated N6.675m to Sesor in continuance of its support for displaced persons, with a special focus on empowering economically active displaced women. Speaking at the MOU-signing and cheque presentation ceremony in Lagos on May 18, the CEO of Grooming Centre, Dr Godwin […]

Sesor at The Lagos International Jazz Festival This Week!

  If you are in Lagos this week, visit our stand at The Lagos International Jazz Festival this week to support IDPs across Nigeria. Starting tomorrow, we are at Spice Route on 36, Adeola Odeku Street @ 7pm. Jazz bands like Etuk Ubong’s Sextet & Jazz Apostles be on. Entry is free! … If you […]

Helping IDPs Survive & Thrive

Let’s help displaced persons in Lagos and Benue start life afresh…


Inspiro Productions, producers of the The Lagos International Jazz Festival, has selected Sesor as one of two official charity partners for this year’s Lagos @ 50 Special Edition of the Lagos International Jazz Festival. Sesor will advocate and fundraise for displaced persons in Nigeria at this year’s Jazz Festival. The Festival runs from 28th-30th April, […]

Sesor’s IDP Economic Empowerment Programme

Last year, we piloted our economic empowerment programme for displaced women in Lekki where we registered, trained & disbursed microloans to 21 displaced women from Borno, Adamawa & Kaduna in Lekki. In partnership with Grooming Centre, we focused on providing beneficiaries with microbusiness and money management skills training which they applied in carrying out a […]

Update on Maiduguri Economic Empowerment Programme

Remember our economic empowerment programme from last year for 81 displaced women in Lagos & Maiduguri? Well, we have had positive outcome from the women as they are making good progress in their businesses and some can even support their children in school now. So far, 95% of the women in Lagos have repaid the […]

The Latest From Sesor

  In January, we continued with our #giveitup4IDPs campaign (results to be announced shortly), and one of the highlights for us was accompanying 2 of the displaced women we work with to Channels Television, where they appeared on Sunrise, the popular Saturday morning programme to tell their stories of displacement and survival. You can watch […]

Our Journey Through 2016

2016 was quite a year for us! We supported Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Lagos, Maiduguri and Benue; Diane Abbott MP, UK Shadow Home Secretary, and The Oxbridge Club, came to visit some of the IDPS we work with. We also got to partner with some pretty amazing people at ARDA, A Whitespace Creative Agency, […]

Merry Christmas from Sesor

  On Wednesday 21 December, Sage Foundation volunteers and Sesor celebrated Christmas with disadvantaged children at Arrows of God Orphanage, Ajah. As part of their voluntary ac1tivities, the Sage team came prepared as they painted the Home’s assembly chairs, giving them a new look. The children were very excited as Sage volunteers came bearing gift […]