Who We Are

“Planet Earth is God’s Gift to Man, What you do with it, is your Gift back to Him”

Dr. Alexander Akhigbe

The Story Behind Of Our Movement

African Clean Up Initiative (ACI) is an non-governmental organization (NGO) registered with Corporate Affairs Commission in Nigeria with head office in Lagos State. ACI is driven by the desire to raise environmentally responsible citizens. Having started operations in 2010 with a sanitation and advocacy project – Clean Up Nigeria, the organization major focus areas include environmental sanitation, environmental health, environmental education and community development.
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Our Key Priorities

Some of our key priorities in our work advocating for cleaner Africa and clearner planet includes but not limited to the projects below.

Green Energy

Green Energy

No Plastic

No Plastic

Beyond Waste Project

Beyond Waste Project

The project involves providing communities with basic food, healthy and clothing materials for their well being.


Our team have been busy collaborating with communities across Africa. Below are some of our highlights, showcasing all the good work ACI have been up to.

Our Core Team

Our team’s focus on ensuring the message is spread across all African nations is driven by our leadership team. Meet the change makers at ACI.

Dr. AlexGreat Akhigbe


Eunice AlexGreat Akhigbe


Elvis Umunna

Head of Operations

Blessing Onyelekwe

Blessing Onyelekwe

Communications / Partnership Manager