Author Archives: Yiaga Africa

24 Aug
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Edo/Ondo Polls: Citizens, Must Takeover Agenda for Credible, Peaceful Polls – Ezenwa

The Executive Director Peering Advocacy and Advancement Center in Africa (PAACA), Ezenwa Nwagwu has urged citizens to take over the political agenda for the upcoming Edo and Ondo governorship elections.  He said citizens and civic groups should not allow politicians ...

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20 Aug
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FixElectionsNG: Nigeria Labour Congress Joins Call for Electoral Reform

Electoral reform has remained at a front-burner of political discussions as stakeholders across the country continue to intensify efforts to stimulate the passage of a reviewed electoral law before the end of 2020. Thus, as part of its consistent endeavour ...

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17 Aug
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Yiaga Africa Charges NASS on Legislative Transparency, Citizens Engagement

The shift to E-parliament, legislative capacity and transparency in legislative responsibility dominated the discussion when Yiaga Africa paid a congratulatory visit to the new acting Clerk of the National Assembly, Arc. Olatunde Amos Ojo. On Friday 14th August 2020, Yiaga ...

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12 Aug
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Ondo Police Assures Peaceful Polls as Yiaga Africa Pays Advocacy Visit

Ondo State Police Command has said its men will remain apolitical, impartial, and discharge their duties professionally during and after the October 10 governorship election. Police Commissioner Salami Bolaji gave the assurance when he received a delegation of Yiaga Africa ...

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12 Aug
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Yiaga Africa Watching The Vote Report on Nasarawa Central State Constituency Bye-Election

Yiaga Africa Watching The Vote Report on Nasarawa Central State Constituency Bye-Election: Nassarawa bye-election underscores the complexity of safeguarding public health and electoral integrity Introduction As a precursor to the upcoming 2020 governorship elections in Edo and Ondo states, the  ...

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12 Aug
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Edo/Ondo Polls: Yiaga Africa Kicks off WatchingTheVote Radio Hour

Ahead of the Edo and Ondo governorship elections, Yiaga Africa through its Watching The Vote (WTV) project has kicked off, a citizens engagement program to provide a platform for stakeholders to chart pathways to credible and peaceful polls in both ...

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12 Aug
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Press Statement : Nasarawa bye-election underscores the complexity of safeguarding public health and electoral integrity

Yiaga Africa Press Statement on Nasarawa Central State Constituency Bye-Election : Nassarawa bye-election underscores the complexity of safeguarding public health and electoral integrity As a precursor to the upcoming 2020 governorship elections in Edo and Ondo states, the Independent National ...

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12 Aug
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YouthDay: Nigerian Project of building next generation of civic actors – Ovinuchi Ejiohuo

Of the many problems facing the sustainability of Nigeria’s democracy, lack of youth inclusion at an early age stands in the forefront especially at the formative years when young people begin to take control of not just their body but ...

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09 Aug
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INEC Hails Yiaga Africa’s Role in Election Observation encourages balance report

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has hailed the contribution of Yiaga Africa to credible elections in Nigeria, saying it has observed beyond a reasonable doubt the organization’s role to see improvement in credible elections and citizens’ participation. This was ...

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04 Aug
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Edo Decides 2020: Yiaga Africa Parleys Media for Credible, Peaceful Election

As part of activities marking the pre-election engagement, Yiaga Africa’s Watching The Vote (WTV) project interacted with the media cohort in Edo state, building collaboration on amplifying accurate and timely information before, during and after the Edo Governorship election. The ...

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