Category Archives: Reports

09 Mar
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Social Media Bill, Not Reasonably Justifiable in a Democratic Society – Yiaga Africa

MEMORANDUM SUBMITTED TO THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LEGAL MATTERS ON THE BILL FOR AN ACT ON ‘THE PROTECTION FROM INTERNET FALSEHOOD AND MANIPULATIONS; AND FOR OTHER RELATED MATTERS, 2019 Preamble This memorandum is submitted by Yiaga ...

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09 Mar
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Political Exclusion of Women, No Longer Acceptable – Women in Parliament

Communique Issued At The Retreat Of Women In Parliament Held At Lagos Continental Hotel, Lagos State From The 6th To 7th March 2020. In commemoration of this year’s International Women’s Day, female legislators from across the country, under the auspices ...

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06 Mar
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Did the Votes Count? : Yiaga Africa Watching the Vote Report for 2019 Governorship Elections in Bayelsa and Kogi States

As Nigeria continues her experiment with democracy, the threats to democratic consolidation have become more insidious resulting in a sharp decline in electoral integrity. Key amongst these threats is the desperation of the political class to secure political power at ...

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04 Mar
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Opportunity Lost? : Watching The Vote 2019 Election Observation Report

Executive Summary Nigeria’s 20 years democracy was tested with the conduct of the 2019 general elections. The elections presented an opportunity for Nigeria to consolidate on the gains of the 2015 elections and deepen her democratic transition. Although INEC introduced ...

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25 Feb
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Key Lessons from 2019 Bayelsa and Kogi Governorship Elections and Agenda for Electoral Reform

Key Lessons from 2019 Bayelsa and Kogi Governorship Elections and Agenda for Electoral Reform DOWNLOAD HERE 

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18 Nov
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YIAGA AFRICA Process Statement 2019 Kogi Governorship Election

Download Statement Below YIAGA AFRICA Process Statement 2019 Kogi Governorship Election Introduction Ladies and Gentlemen, it gives us great pleasure to welcome you to YIAGA AFRICA Watching The Vote (WTV) Statement on the conduct of the Governorship and Kogi West ...

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18 Nov
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Watching the Vote Process Statement 2019 Bayelsa Governorship Election

Download Statement Below Watching the Vote Process Statement 2019 Bayelsa Governorship Election Introduction The November 2019 Governorship election in Bayelsa presented another opportunity for voters in Bayelsa to elect their Governor. The election experienced a slow start with the late ...

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18 Nov
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Watching the Vote (WTV) Statement on 2019 Bayelsa Governorship Election Results

Download Report Below Watching the Vote (WTV) Statement on 2019 Bayelsa Governorship Election Results Ladies and Gentlemen, it gives us great pleasure to welcome you to the YIAGA AFRICA Watching The Vote (WTV) press conference on the results for the ...

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16 Nov
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Watching the Vote Preliminary Situational Statement 2019 Bayelsa Governorship Election

Download Report Below PRELIMINARY  SITUATIONAL STATEMENT  2019 BAYELSA GOVERNORSHIP ELECTION Introduction YIAGA AFRICA Watching the Vote (WTV) for the 16th November 2019 Governorship election in Bayelsa state deployed 500 polling unit observers to a total of 250 sampled polling units ...

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16 Nov
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Watching the Vote Preliminary Situational Statement 2019 Kogi Governorship Election

DOWNLOAD REPORT BELOW PRELIMINARY  SITUATIONAL STATEMENT  2019 KOGI GOVERNORSHIP ELECTION Introduction On November 16, 2019, registered voters in Kogi turned out at the polling units to cast their vote in the 2019 governorship elections organized by the Independent National Electoral ...

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