Archive Legislative Engagement

22 Jan
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Guidelines for Conducting Elections During the COVID-19 Outbreak in Nigeria – NCDC

In response to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, Nigeria has introduced several public health and social measures (PHSM). These include the restriction of mass gatherings, closure of schools, inter-state movement restrictions, mandating the wearing of face masks and requirements for ...

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07 May
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Assessing Legislative Response to COVID-19 in Nigeria

The world is experiencing one of the worst pandemics in human history. The novel Coronavirus is wreaking havoc on all facets of human existence, and nation-states are mobilizing diverse resources to provide medical, political, economic, and legal solutions. In Nigeria, ...

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30 Apr
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CONTROL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES BILL 2020

A BILL FOR AN ACT TO REPEAL THE QUARANTINE ACT AND ENACT THE CONTROL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES ACT, MAKE PROVISIONS RELATING TO QUARANTINE AND MAKE REGULATIONS FOR PREVENTING THE INTRODUCTION INTO AND SPREAD IN NIGERIA OF DANGEROUS INFECTIOUS DISEASES, AND ...

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29 Apr
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REPORT: Assessing Legislative Response to COVID-19 in Nigeria

The world is experiencing one of the worst pandemics in human history. The novel Coronavirus is wreaking havoc on all facets of human existence, and nation-states are mobilizing diverse resources to provide medical, political, economic, and legal solutions. In Nigeria, ...

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

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 the House of ...

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03 Apr
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No Country Without Women

According to the World Bank development indicators, women make up 49.32% of Nigeria’s population, meaning almost half of the entire population are women. Despite having this staggering number, female representation in the decision-making processes have been abysmally low since the ...

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16 Feb
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Young Parliamentarian Forum Communique

A COMMUNIQUE ISSUED AT THE RETREAT OF THE YOUNG PARLIAMENTARIANS FORUM (YPF) HELD AT BON HOTEL TRIPOD, OWERRI, IMO STATE FROM THE 14TH TO 15TH FEBURARY, 2020.

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12 Feb
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Scorecard of the 8th NASS and Lessons for the 9th NASS

YIAGA AFRICA CLE is indebted to many individuals, institutions and organizations too numerous to mention, for their immense contributions to the success of this research study on the performance of the 8th National Assembly as from June 2015 to May ...

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12 Feb
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Guidelines for Youth Responsive Budgeting

A national budget is a financial document prepared at the end of each fiscal year with the expected expenditures of the entire nation. It mainly includes the sources of revenue and expected expenditure on employees of the national governments as ...

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12 Feb
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2018 Budget – From the Gender Perspective

This report presents a gender review of Nigeria’s 2018 Federal Budget. It examines the current administration’s commitment to economic consolidation from a prism of inclusiveness and shared growth. The report focuses on an assessment of key selected sector capital allocations ...

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