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28 Nov
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UpRight4Nigeria: Leveraging on Investigative Tools to Mobilize Young People Against Corruption

The rocky state of Nigeria’s democracy can rightly be attributed to corruption within our institutions and systems. From the lowest levels of society to private and public institutions involving every individual regardless of social, economic or political class. This has ...

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27 Nov
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16DaysOfActivism: Gender-Based Violence Against Women in Nigerian Politics – Tumininu Adeeko

The recent atrocious murder of a women leader of People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Kogi State Mrs. Salome Abuh is another dreadful reminder that Gender-Based Violence (GBV) has eaten deep into the fabrics of our society. In a world where ...

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26 Nov
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How INEC and Police Flout Warning Signals Before Kogi Election Debacle – Moshood Isah

It is neither coincidence nor conspiracy that negative reviews have trailed the just concluded Governorship elections in Bayelsa and Kogi states. It is also no fluke that election observers like YIAGA AFRICA, Situation Room, and Centre for Democratic Development (CDD) ...

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24 Nov
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Bayelsa/Kogi Polls: Reversing Trend of Electoral Travesty- Olabisi Malik

The just concluded November 16 governorship election in Kogi and Bayelsa states are expected to provide an opportunity to improve on the 2019 general elections but unfortunately they are providing a pointer to the infamous 2007 general elections. The 2007 ...

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23 Nov
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How Political Class Undermine Citizens Freedom – Chisom Anaduaka

Recent development in Nigeria has continued to show that Nigeria’s political elites have remained bent on undermining any form of freedom the ordinary citizens have in determining how the nation is run. From the elections in Kogi which successfully denied ...

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21 Nov
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YIAGA AFRICA Partners Oyo Assembly on Citizens-Driven Legislative Agenda

The Oyo State House of Assembly in partnership with YIAGA AFRICA organized a town hall on the development of a Citizen Driven Legislative Agenda. The town hall aimed at getting feedbacks from the constituency and giving opportunity to the constituency ...

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18 Nov
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YIAGA AFRICA Process Statement 2019 Kogi Governorship Election

Download Statement Below YIAGA AFRICA Process Statement 2019 Kogi Governorship Election Introduction Ladies and Gentlemen, it gives us great pleasure to welcome you to YIAGA AFRICA Watching The Vote (WTV) Statement on the conduct of the Governorship and Kogi West ...

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18 Nov
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Watching the Vote Process Statement 2019 Bayelsa Governorship Election

Download Statement Below Watching the Vote Process Statement 2019 Bayelsa Governorship Election Introduction The November 2019 Governorship election in Bayelsa presented another opportunity for voters in Bayelsa to elect their Governor. The election experienced a slow start with the late ...

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18 Nov
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Watching the Vote (WTV) Statement on 2019 Bayelsa Governorship Election Results

Download Report Below Watching the Vote (WTV) Statement on 2019 Bayelsa Governorship Election Results Ladies and Gentlemen, it gives us great pleasure to welcome you to the YIAGA AFRICA Watching The Vote (WTV) press conference on the results for the ...

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16 Nov
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Watching the Vote Preliminary Situational Statement 2019 Bayelsa Governorship Election

Download Report Below PRELIMINARY  SITUATIONAL STATEMENT  2019 BAYELSA GOVERNORSHIP ELECTION Introduction YIAGA AFRICA Watching the Vote (WTV) for the 16th November 2019 Governorship election in Bayelsa state deployed 500 polling unit observers to a total of 250 sampled polling units ...

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