2019: YIAGA AFRICA Hosts Watching The Vote Media RoundTable, Charges on Data-Driven Journalism 

The Executive Director YIAGA AFRICA, Samson Itodo yesterday charged journalists across electronic, print and online media to invest time and energy in data-driven journalism ahead of the 2019 general elections saying that quality of elections is best analyzed using credible and accurate data. Mr Itodo said this on Saturday during YIAGA AFRICA’s Watching The Vote…

TECHNOLOGY AS A LIFELINE FOR ADVOCACY – Samuel Folorunsho

In the drive to promote inclusion, transparency, human rights, and social progress, civil society organizations must take full advantage of innovative technology solutions to increase their impact. With technologies like Short Message Service (SMS), tracking, data analytics, and social media, Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) can effect more change and strengthen their advocacy. The use of such…

2019 ELECTIONS: YIAGA AFRICA, EUROPEAN UNION, PREMIUM TIMES AND CHANNELS TELEVISION LAUNCH LIVE TV SHOW FOR YOUTH CANDIDATES

Abuja, Nigeria — YIAGA AFRICA and its partners are pleased to announce the launch of Nigeria’s first-ever independent television program designed to provide strategic media support and visibility to youth (women and men) candidates seeking elective offices in the 2019 general elections. The show tagged Ready To Run will be aired on Channels Television every…