About Us

ADOPT A GOAL is an advocacy hub of socio-political change makers committed to social reengineering of the Nigerian civic space, enduring institutional reforms, strengthening of democratic governance and values, and the defence of human and social justice.

We priortise partnerships and coalition building with fellow civic change makers, the media, institutions and the people in addressing fundamental issues, and implementing programme of actions. Our operational office is based in Abuja and we connect effectively with networks of partners all over Nigeria. We are committed to dismantling the institution of impunity by embarking on fundamental reforms through innovative ideas. We invest in ideas and in organizing and mobilizing women, youth and other Nigerians for social change, social justice and social accountability.


  • Center For Liberty:

    Adopt A Goal Initiative formed a partnership with Concerned Nigeria Group and Free Nigeria Coalition to found Center For Liberty.

    The Group successfully implemented the;
    • Electoral Reform Advocacy (Project ERA) funded by OSIWA.
    • Digital Freedom Advocacy (Project DFA) funded by VOICE Netherlands.

  • Access Nigeria:

    Adopt A Goal Initiative led 10 CSOs to form the Alliance of Civil Society Organizations for Expansion of Electoral and Democratic Space (ACCESS) and successfully stop the plot to compromise the Electoral Bill with a dangerous proviso.

  • Civil Society Partners on Electoral Reform:

    Adopt A Goal Initiative provided leadership for 6 other CSOs to ensure the passage of the Electoral Bill.

Our Team

Ariyo Dare Atoye

Executive Officer

Maryam Ahmed

Director of Programmes

Jude Ali

Finance Manager

Adetoroye Oluleke

IT/Social Media Manager