Category Archives: programs

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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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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23 Mar
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British High Commissioner Lauds Nigerian Youths Over NotTooYoungToRun Bill

British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Paul Arkwright has commended YIAGA Africa and young Nigerians for securing the passage of the Age Reduction Bill, popularly referred to as #NotTooYoungToRun Bill by both National and State Houses of Assembly, as the bill ...

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19 Mar
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NotTooYoungToRun: Letter to President Muhammadu Buhari Requesting Assent to Age Reduction Bill

March 14, 2018 Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria State House, Abuja, Nigeria Dear President Buhari, REQUEST FOR ASSENT TO THE AGE REDUCTION BILL (NOT TOO YOUNG TO RUN) We the undersigned members of the Not ...

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19 Mar
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YIAGA Africa Mourns Senator Wakili

YIAGA Africa received with shock the news of the passing away of the senator representing Bauchi South senatorial district, Senator Ali Wakili, an astute statesman whose immense contribution to nation building will without doubt never be forgotten. Sen. Wakili before ...

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19 Mar
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Anti-Corruption Fight : The Youth Inclusiveness Question By Michael E. Agada

The clamour for youth inclusion in governance in Nigeria is without doubt one of the most visible consistent campaigns over the last decade. The high level of poverty, unemployment and increase in organized crime has further escalated the call for ...

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19 Mar
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Not Too Young To Run: The Demand for a Youth Inclusive Constitution, By Cynthia Mbamalu

The #NotTooYoungToRun movement presents a model for citizens’ activism, because for the first time in my lifetime and that of so many Nigerians, I see Nigerians uniting across religious, ethnic and political lines driven by one goal – youth political ...

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15 Mar
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Youths March to Presidential Villa for Buhari’s assent to Not Too Young To Run Bill

Thousands of Nigerian youths gathered at the Unity Fountain in Abuja for the Not Too Young to Run National Day of Action march to solicit President Buhari’s assent for the Not Too Young to Run bill. The bill which gained ...

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15 Mar
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Nigerian Youths led a Peaceful March to Seek President Buhari’s assent for the Not Too Young To Run Bill

Thousands of Nigerian youths gathered at the Unity Fountain in Abuja for the Not Too Young to Run National Day of Action march to solicit President Buhari’s assent for the Not Too Young to Run bill. The bill has gained ...

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