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05 Apr
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Ekiti Has 218,000 Unclaimed PVCs Ahead Of July 14 Governorship Election – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Ekiti on Wednesday said that 218,000 Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) were yet to be collected in the state. The commission said this just as it formally issued a “Notice of Election”, which stated ...

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05 Apr
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INEC begins second quarter CVR

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday began the Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) for the second quarter of 2018 in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). The exercise commenced at the Karu centre at about 11 a.m. despite the presence of many ...

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05 Apr
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2019 Elections: Time to Curb Excessive Campaign Expenditure – Omolola Mamedu

The 2019 General Elections is barely a year to go and avalanche of political campaigns from every medium of communication will start flooding the Nigerian space and beyond as politicians seek votes from prospective voters. Even though, political campaign has ...

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04 Apr
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Buhari’s Government Supports Not Too Young To Run – VP Osinbajo

In what can be described as a pending Presidential assent, the Not Too Young to Run bill has again received the endorsement of the Presidency through the Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo as he stated he is yet to see ...

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04 Apr
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  2019 Election : Why We Should Support Youth Candidacy – Darlington Uzor

The debate over youth participation in politics will continue until Nigerian youth are given the opportunity and level playing ground to contest political office. As youth are given this opportunity, the question about readiness of young people to compete in ...

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30 Mar
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Not Too Young To Run Movement raises concern over the Non-Transmission of the Not Too Young To Run bill to the President For Assent

The Not Too Young To Run Movement is concerned about the delayed transmission of the age reduction bill for political office (a.k.a Not Too Young To Run bill) to the President for assent. The movement is agitated as this delay ...

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28 Mar
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The #NotTooYoungToRun and the rest of us BY Ibrahim Kabiru Dallah

One of the concepts of the “#NOT TOO YOUNG TO RUN” project is to encourage young people in Nigeria to take over the various political leadership roles in the country through a robust and effective electoral processes and stop complaining ...

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27 Mar
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Nigeria’s 2019 elections: The preparations, people and prospects by Idayat Hassan

With less than a year to go, how are preparations going? Who is running? What will be the key issues? It is now less than a year before Nigeria’s critical general elections. In those polls, currently scheduled for 16 February ...

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27 Mar
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27-year Old Maryam Launshi Appointed National Publicity Secretary, Modern Political Party

Maryam Laushi, a communication specialist and youth activist, has emerged as the National Publicity Secretary of the Modern Democratic Party, the youth-focused platform intended to galvanise Nigerian youths into engaging in policy formulation, government accountability and running for political office. ...

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27 Mar
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“Young people are not just the future of Nigeria. They are Nigeria today.” By Orji Sunday

Increasing youth representation in Nigeria’s closed political system will be an uphill battle, but Not Too Young To Run activists are ready to fight. Near the heart of government in Nigeria’s capital Abuja, a defiant Chioma Agwuegbo thrusts her placard ...

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