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Senior Public Awareness and Communication Advisor Jennifer Onyejekwe
Jennifer Onyejekwe is the senior public awareness and communication advisor for the USAID Strengthening Advocacy and Civic Engagement (SACE) Program in Nigeria.
by Jennifer Onyejekwe
In democratic countries where constituency project systems are practiced, they are implemented to bring needed infrastructure and development to communities. Constituency projects were created by the Nigerian National Assembly in response to demands by their constituents around development and the lack of federal presence in communities. Projects are nominated into the national budget by a legislator…