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09 Aug
0

NUJ BAYELSA TO PARTNER YIAGA AFRICA TO ENSURE CREDIBLE GUBERNATORIAL ELECTION IN THE STATE

The leadership of the Bayelsa State Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), has expressed it readiness to collaborate with genuine interest groups and NGO’s whose goal is to ensure free, fair, credible and peaceful Gubernatorial election in the ...

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05 Aug
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My Not Too Young To Run Story: I Desire a Nigeria with Youth Political Participation – Delta State Coordinator

I desire to see a Nigeria where young people will be involved, not only in religious activities, but have a great love for political participation and governance –  Oyere Andrew, Delta State Coordinator, Not Too Young To Run  Why I ...

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02 Aug
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My Not Too Young To Run Story : Organizing is Key Factor to Achieving Great Success – Cross River State Coordinator

The main lesson learnt from all my Not Too Young To Run engagement is that organizing is a key factor to achieve great success – Etim Efanga Effiong Cross River State Coordinator, Not Too Young To Run   Why I ...

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01 Aug
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My Not Too Young To Run Story : I joined the movement to redirect the youth – Bayelsa State Coordinator

Youth should understand that anyone can be a leader. While some are born leaders, others acquire the ability to lead by improving and polishing their leadership skills. – Maureen Tare, Bayelsa State Coordinator , Not Too Young To Run Why ...

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31 Jul
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A Lesson on Religion in the 21st Century for Nigerian Fanatics

For July’s edition of YIAGA AFRICA’s Knowledge Management Series, team members express profound thoughts through their written reflections on Yuval Harari’s somewhat controversial, but philosophical book, 21 Lessons for the 21st Century (2018), which sets out to give the world ...

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31 Jul
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21st Century Lessons for the Nigerian State and the Islamic Movement in Nigeria

For July’s edition of YIAGA AFRICA’s Knowledge Management Series, team members express profound thoughts through their written reflections on Yuval Harari’s somewhat controversial, but philosophical book, 21 Lessons for the 21st Century (2018), which sets out to give the world ...

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31 Jul
0

My Not Too Young To Run Story : I knew I was amidst the right people with the right agenda – Bauchi State Coordinator

I knew I was amidst the right people with the right agenda ; young, vibrant Nigerians from all walks of life – Nasir Umaru Launi, Bauchi State Coordinator, Not Too Young To Run How I became a NTYTR state coordinator ...

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30 Jul
0

I saw Joy on Faces of Young People When I shared the Not Too Young To Run Story – Abia State Coordinator

I saw the joy on the faces of young people when I shared the Not Too Young To Run  story with them. This made me realize the importance of the campaign – Ikenna OgbuOdimkpa, Abia State Coordinator, Not Too Young ...

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30 Jul
0

New Faces of Youth in Nigerian Parliament

…as young legislators emerge speakers, and principal officers. The excitement and fulfilment that followed the emergence of young legislators under the age of 35 as speakers and other principal officers in some state houses of assembly can only be compared ...

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30 Jul
0

Young Lawmakers Adopt Young Parliamentarians Forum

At The Convergence 2.0, the newly elected legislators pledgedto deepen participatory democracy and public governance usingthe Young Parliamentarians Forumas a platform for legislative accountability and civic participation. The Young Parliamentarians Forum (YPF), established in 2016, is an appendage of the ...

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