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17 May
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YIAGA AFRICA Engages Bauchi, Kogi, Nasarawa High School Students in Democracy Summer Camp

As part of its effort to inculcate democratic values in the new generation of Nigerian Citizens, YIAGA AFRICA has conducted a comprehensive democratic discourse with secondary school students in Bauchi, Kogi and Nasarawa states, for the 6th edition of its ...

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09 May
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Convergence 2.0: As 300 Young Legislators Converge to Discuss Leadership, Power, Politics

“Unarguably, Nigeria needs a new leadership paradigm that puts the people first. This leadership model must be driven by the philosophy of results and impact as well as accountability and transparency.  Through ‘The Convergence’, the ‘Not Too Young To Run ...

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08 May
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Convergence 2.0: Make Laws to Improve Education, Health, Economy, Women, Others – British Envoy Charges Young Legislators

British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Her Excellency Catriona Laing has urged young elected legislators to make laws that will affect education, health, the economy, security, women and People Living with Disabilities. The British envoy said this while giving a goodwill ...

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07 May
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Convergence 2.0 : Today is about Leadership, Power and Politics – NotTooYoungToRun Welcome Remark

WELCOME REMARK BY CYNTHIA MBAMALU ON BEHALF OF YIAGA AFRICA AND THE NOT TOO YOUNG TO RUN MOVEMENT.   I stand here in this historic moment with great joy in my heart on behalf of YIAGA AFRICA, the Not Too ...

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04 May
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Not Too Young To Run Movement’ to host largest gathering of young elected lawmakers in Nigeria

The ‘Not Too Young To Run Movement’ is billed to host Nigeria’s largest gathering of young elected legislators themed Leadership, Power and Politics on May 7 – 8, 2019 in Abuja. The Convergence 2.0 is designed to inspire, empower and ...

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29 Apr
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CONVERGENCE 2.0

YIAGA AFRICA and the #NotTooYoungToRun movement is set to host the largest gathering of young elected lawmakers in Nigeria. Anticipate!

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29 Apr
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20 winning women who lost 2019 Elections, tell their stories

Ready To Run initiative is currently filming a documentary that tells their story

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26 Apr
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YIAGA AFRICA Assess Successes, Challenges of 2019 Parallel Vote Tabulation Election Observation Deployment

YIAGA AFRICA has conducted an extensive reflection sessions with its State Focal Points in charge of election observation deployment in various states in Nigeria to assess the quality of its deployment for the 2019 elections. It can be recalled that ...

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13 Apr
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2019 Elections: Can the Nigerian Judiciary deliver electoral justice? – Itodo Samson

Democracy thrives with an independent judiciary that is insulated from undue interference.  The Judiciary is the hope of the common man as well as the political elite. Nigeria has just concluded its general elections where the contest for political power ...

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04 Apr
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Yiaga AFRICA Hosts Democracy Camps with Secondary School Students in Bauchi, Nasarawa and Kogi States

YIAGA AFRICA, with support from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED) under the Empowering Youth for Effective Democratic Participation Project seeks to educate young Nigerians on citizenship, civic activism, and fundamental human rights so that they actively engage in participatory ...

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