Stakeholders at the Jimeta High Court in Adamawa ©

British Council

The Freedom of Information (FoI) Act promotes access to information and enhances citizens’ capacity to demand accountability. An assessment conducted in 2018 revealed little knowledge and use of the FOI Act by non-state actors, and low compliance by public institutions. 

The Rule of Law and Anti-Corruption (RoLAC) programme worked with stakeholders to promote the implementation of the FOI Act and raise awareness of its benefits. 

You can download the how to guide below. We hope you find it useful.