ARADA is designed to interact with relevant governmental and non-governmental organizations that are important to its work at various levels ranging from local organization to multilateral establishments. It relies on its network of resource persons, spread all around the country, to execute most of its Projects. Its activities are run and coordinated by a body of seasoned administrative staff. Its Head Office is located at Kano, Plot 269 Maiduguri Road, Daurawa, Kano.
The Agency has since its incorporation undertaken a number of commissioned research works associated with various development programmes for different clients. It has also participated in many projects designed to promote democracy and good governance as well as many others targeted at the cultivation of good leadership for the purposes of ensuring peaceful co-existence through conflict prevention, management and resolution. It has had the benefit of working with many institutions and associates in the promotion of many other issues of interest to the development of the society in general. For example, ARADD has been involved in the development of projects and institutions designed to promote rapid financial, industrial and commercial development of small and medium enterprises (SME’s) in Nigeria in general and Kano state in particular.
The organization has also served as technical consultant/partner in many projects geared toward institution and capacity building programmes in various sectors of the economy and society. Working with both public and private sector organizations it has helped to found, and manage, many projects of importance to various local, national and international interests.
The Agency has so far largely been sponsored by Professor Sule Bello except where it has jointly undertaken some projects with other local NGO’s. This is mainly due to the need to ensure it’s autonomy and independence from the sponsorship and control of governments and foreign agencies, Partnership with professional organisations with similar interests towards sourcing funds for its activities are however vigorously being pursued.