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It is with great sense of duty and service we welcome you to NOGALSS Official Website! Non-Governmental Association For Literacy Support Services (NOGALSS) is a broad coalition of Civil Society Organizations working to complement government’s efforts at National, State and Local Government Areas in the delivery of Adult and Non-Formal Education in Nigeria. The establishment of NOGALSS was facilitated through the National Mass Education Commission (NMEC) as the Apex/Umbrella Body coordinate, unify, networking and support all relevant Civil Society Organisations that are into Adult and Non-Formal Education in Nigeria. The Organizations under this great Umbrella are NGOs (Non-Governmental Associations), FBOs (Faith Based Organisations), CBOs (Community Based Organisations), PVOs (Private Voluntary Organisations), all relevant Associations and Individuals that are into the delivery of Mass Literacy and Non-Formal Education in Nigeria. It was established in May, 1994. NOGALSS is duly registered with Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) with the RC: 22703.


Comrade Noah O. Emmanuel
National President

NOGALSS in collaboration with National Mass Education Commission (NMEC) establishes and managing relevant Nigeria National Directory of NGOs in Adult and Non-Formal Education in Nigeria for the purpose of effective coordination, networking, resource allocation, interventions, and data collation leading to efficient coordination of Adult and Non-Formal Education in Nigeria. We unveil CSOs registered with us and bring them one on one with Donor Agencies and relevant Stakeholders.
NOGALSS envision a Nigeria with all round Literacy and Development down to the grassroots level. We see a Society where the citizenry can read and write in at least two languages and have the capacity to access and utilize information that will be beneficial to their general wellbeing and self-reliance.
We are represented in the six geopolitical zones and down to the Ward Level across the country.
NOGALSS support her Members in the pursuit of their Missions in various ways most especially by helping them to be Found, to be Credible and Raise Funds for their Mission. We facilitate Institutional and Capacity building of our registered Members.
NOGALSS also offer resources to help our registered Members by promoting educational webinars, Presentations, Lectures, Workshop or Seminar and providing relevant articles and guides, we highlight our Member-Organizations across Nigeria.
Take advantage of NOGALSS Local and International Networks and many benefits available through NOGALSS.
If your passion is to see a Literate Nigeria and promote self-reliance through skill acquisitions and financial empowerment, we call on you to join NOGALSS. Membership is open to all that believe in our Aims and Objectives.


A Literate Nigeria is a task that must be achieved and therefore, all hands must be on deck to produce a Literate Nigeria.