About CIRCI

Community Inter-Relations and Conciliation Initiative (CIRCI) is an NGO registered with the Corporate Affairs Commission to support Sustainable Community and Agricultural Development, Peaceful Co-existence and enhance ‘Rule of Law’. NGO was registered in May 2009.We are a non-political, non-profit and non-governmental organization (NGO) set up to facilitate community development, enhance community awareness on the dangers of social vices including, corruption, oil sabotage related pollution, promote and improve Community well being and peaceful coexistence and support the transformation of youths and women to becoming useful to themselves, their community and the society at large.

Our Specific Objectives

  • To encourage integrated sustainable development.
  • To reduce poverty and ensure food security through improved and enhanced holistic community development.
  • To build the capacity of people in agriculture, disease prevention, skill acquisition, crime prevention, reduction and management, good citizenship, wealth and employment creation.
  • To promote education and youth empowerment.
  • To advance beneficiary participation in projects identification, design, implementation as well as monitoring and evaluation of projects.
  • To protect the rights of human beings to basic human needs (food, shelter and clothing) through ensuring justice and equity as outlined by the laws of the land and in close collaboration with Government.

Our Work Ethics

CIRCI is guided by the following core values:

  • Frankness; open and truthful to our clients with “zero tolerance to corruption.”
  • Accountability; answerable and responsible to our clients always.
  • Selflessness; ensuring social justice for the most benefit of humanity.
  • Transparency; making all transactions clear and simple for our clients.

Our Sources Of Funds

Funds and donations to support the activities of CIRCI shall come from individuals and private concerns. We shall also accept funding as partners from Government and international organisations for specific project collaborations where necessary.

Corporate Information

  • Date of Registration: 13/05/2009
  • Registration No.: 264173
  • Valid DPR Permit with number R.5521/2013
  • Valid NipeX Certificate with number 1856664025361
  • Nigerian Participation: 100%
  • State of origin of Directors: 3 from Rivers state and 1 from Delta State.
  • Bankers: FBN PLC

List of Directors:

  • Sir Anthony Wakwe Lawrence – Retired Shell staff/ Management and Stakeholders’ Relationship Consultant
  • Dame Barasua Anthony Lawrence – Teacher in the Rivers State Schools’ Board
  • Mr. Dango Lawrence – Accountant/Sustainable Development Consultant
  • Michael Ovome – Public Relations Professional