Archive Elections

21 Mar
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Yiaga Africa Condemns the violence in Ekiti Bye-Election; Says electoral impunity must be addressed

The report of electoral violence witnessed during the Ekiti East State Bye-elections held on Saturday, 20th March 2021, is despicable and antithetical to the democratic rules of credible elections. The unleashing of mayhem on the process, which resulted in the ...

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01 Feb
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Citizens Top 10 Priorities on Electoral Act Amendment

Citizens Top 10 Priorities on Electoral Act Amendment DOWNLOAD HERE 

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15 Dec
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Coalition Calls on National Assembly to Pass Electoral Bill at First Sitting in 2021

We have come to restate our unwavering commitment to electoral reforms and to ask the National Assembly to urgently have the Bill for an Act to Repeal the Electoral Act No. 5, 2010 (As Amended) and Enact the Independent National ...

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15 Dec
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#FixElectionsNG: Memo Submitted to National Assembly on Electoral Amendment

INTRODUCTION Elections all over the world remain the bedrock of democracy as it allows the people to truly take charge of their governance by determining who their leaders are and the policies (presented in party manifestos) with which they are ...

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07 Dec
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Bye-Elections: Low Turnout, Commercialization of Votes, Assault on Voting Rights underlines the need to Prioritize Electoral Reforms

Bye-Elections: Low Turnout, Commercialization of Votes, Assault on Voting Rights underlines the need to Prioritize Electoral Reforms Introduction The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on December 5, 2020 conducted bye-elections into Six Senatorial Districts (Bayelsa Central, Bayelsa West, Imo North, ...

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04 Dec
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 Yiaga Africa Pre-election Statement on the December 5, 2020 Bye-Elections

 Yiaga Africa Pre-election Statement on the December 5, 2020 Bye-Elections Friday, December 4 2020 Introduction Yiaga Africa has deployed citizens election observers to observe  the rescheduled bye-elections scheduled for Saturday December 5, 2020 in six senatorial districts; (Bayelsa Central, Bayelsa ...

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30 Sep
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2020 Ondo Election: Yiaga Africa First Pre-Election Observation (PREO) Report

 2020 Ondo Election: Yiaga Africa First Pre-Election Observation (PREO) Report September 28, 2020 Executive Summary As political activities gather momentum ahead of the October 10 Ondo governorship election, Yiaga Africa Watching The Vote is observing the political environment and conduct ...

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16 Sep
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2020 Edo State Governorship Election Peace Accord as Signed by Political Party Party Chairpersons and Governorship Candidates.

On the Prevention of Violence and Acceptance of Election Results by Governorship Candidates and Chairpersons of Political Parties Contesting the 2020 Governorship Elections in Edo State Under the Auspices of the National Peace Committee, NPC We the undersigned Governorship Candidates ...

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07 Sep
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Pre-Election Survey Report: Citizens Perception on the 2020 Edo State Governorship

Executive Summary • Ahead of the September 19, 2020 governorship elections in Edo state, Yiaga Africa conducted a survey among 657 randomly-sampled phone-owing adult Nigerians (18 years and above) residing in Edo State between 28th July and 3rd August 2020 ...

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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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