Category Archives: statement

20 Sep
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Yiaga Africa’s Watching The Vote Process and Results Verification Statement on the 2020 Edo Gubernatorial Election

It is with great pleasure that we welcome you to Yiaga Africa’s Watching The Vote (WTV) Statement on the Process and Results of the 2020 governorship election in Edo. This press briefing provides updated data on the midday situational report on the 2020 Edo governorship ...

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19 Sep
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Yiaga Africa Watching The Vote Situational Statement on the 2020 Edo Governorship Election

Introduction On Saturday 19, September 2020, Yiaga Africa WTV deployed 500 carefully trained stationary observers and 25 mobile observers in all the 18 local government areas (LGAs) in Edo state to observe the voting process and share reports on the ...

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17 Sep
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Pre-election Press Statement on the 2020 Edo Governorship Election

It gives us great pleasure to welcome you to the Yiaga Africa Watching The Vote (WTV) Pre-Election Press Briefing on the 2020 governorship election in Edo State. This press briefing is one in a series of press conferences hosted by ...

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16 Sep
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Yiaga Africa Trains 543 Observers for Edo Governorship Election

Ahead of the September 19 Governorship elections in Edo State, Yiaga Africa; a citizen-led movement committed to credible election under the Watching The Vote (WTV) has deployed its cohort of 44 Master Trainers across all 18 Local Government Areas in ...

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03 Sep
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Press Statement : Yiaga Africa First Pre-Election Observation (PREO) Report For Edo Governorship Election

Introduction Ladies and gentlemen of the press, welcome to the first Yiaga Africa Watching The Vote Press Conference on the 2020 Edo governorship election scheduled for September 19, 2020. Ahead of the September 19, 2020 governorship elections in Edo state, ...

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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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04 May
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CSO Statement on Control of Infectious Diseases bill

STATEMENT BY CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANIZATIONS ON THE PROPOSED CONTROL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES BILL BEFORE THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES On Tuesday, April 28, 2020, the National Assembly resumed legislative activities after one month of recess, following the outbreak of the COVID-19 ...

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28 Apr
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Press Statement: Citizens’ Agenda on Improved Legislative Response to COVID-19

April 27, 2020 Yiaga Africa Press Statement on the Resumption of National Assembly Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic Citizen’s Agenda for Improved legislative response to COVID-19 The Yiaga Africa Centre for Legislative Engagement welcomes the decision of the National Assembly, particularly ...

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25 Jan
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Yiaga Africa deploys 114 observers to observe rerun elections as INEC, Police face integrity test

Introduction Yiaga Africa’s Watching the Vote (WTV) will on Saturday 25th January 2020 deploy 114 observers to observe the elections in four (Akwa Ibom, Imo, Kano and Sokoto) out of eleven states where the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) will ...

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16 Dec
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Press Release: Not Too Young To Run Sets 2023 Agenda

The Not Too Young To Run (NTYTR) Movement held its leadership and strategy retreat on December 12 – 14, 2019. The retreat was designed to reflect on the Movement’s organizing model and to design scenarios for the 2023 Nigerian elections. ...

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