Not Too Young To Run Movement to Host Celebration Conference

Celebrating People, Power and Democratic Renewal The celebration conference is hosted by the Not Too Young To Run movement to celebrate effective activism and underscore the inestimable value of citizens-state engagement in enhancing the quality of democratic politics in Nigeria. Leaders from political society, civil society, state institutions, academia, international community and media will converge…

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254 Days to 2019 Elections: Electronic Collation and Transmission of Election Results

By Anthonia Adi Nigeria needs a better electoral system that will eliminate rigging; electoral fraud, and other irregularities to ensure free, fair, credible and transparent electoral process, and this can be done by the adoption and use of electronic collation and transmission of election result. Electronic collation and Transmission of election results is the use…

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Uni-Ilorin Wins #BounceCorruption public integrity National Debate Competition

…. as ICPC, EFCC Commends YIAGA Africa for initiative University of Ilorin has carted home the prestigious award having emerged winner of the  #BounceCorruption Public Integrity National Debate competition for Students of Tertiary Institutions in Nigeria after beating 8 other universities in a keenly contested final. The Bounce Corruption public integrity tertiary debate grand final…

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STATEMENT BY THE NOT TOO YOUNG TO RUN MOVEMENT ON THE SIGNING INTO LAW OF THE AGE REDUCTION BILL (NOT TOO YOUNG TO RUN) BY THE PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI

Ladies and gentlemen of the Press. We welcome you to this press conference organized by the leadership of the Not Too Young To Run movement on the signing into law of the age reduction bill by the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari. The Not Too Young To Run movement is a…

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ICPC Commends YIAGA Africa for Anti-Corruption Debate Competition for Tertiary Institutions Students

Acting Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Dr. Musa Usman Abubakar, has commended the Youth Initiative for Advocacy, Growth and Advancement (YIAGA Africa), together with the MacArthur Foundation for investing so much energy, time and resources to organize an anti-corruption debating competition for tertiary institutions across the nation. Dr.…

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YIAGA Africa Deploys Pre-Election Observers to all 16 Local Government Area in Ekiti State

….to recruit observers from sampled polling units Having Observed the Political party primaries in Ekiti State, YIAGA’s Watching The Vote (WTV) project has also trained and deployed Long Term Observers (LTO) to observe the pre-election environment in Ekiti State. The Long Term Observers are also expected to recruit polling unit observers from sampled polling units.…

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Ekiti REC Excited Over WatchingTheVote Election Observation Deployment Plan

….as WTV pays Advocacy visit to INEC, Police The Ekiti state Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Prof Abdul-Ganiyu Olayinka has said he is excited over YIAGA Africa’s WatchingTheVote (WTV) plan to deploy technology to observe the upcoming Ekiti State Governorship Elections. The REC lauded YIAGA Africa’s WTV electoral reform effort, saying the information and data provided…

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