Archive Statements

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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11 Oct
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Process and Results Verification Statement on the 2020 Ondo Governorship Election

Introduction On October 10, 2020, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) conducted the 2020 Ondo governorship election. Yiaga Africa Watching The Vote (WTV) deployed its Parallel Vote Tabulation (PVT) methodology to ensure the integrity and sanctity of the ballot were ...

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10 Oct
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Yiaga Africa Watching The Vote, Situational Statement on the 2020 Ondo Governorship Election

Introduction On Saturday, October 10, 2020, Yiaga Africa Watching The Vote deployed 600 carefully trained stationary observers and 28 mobile observers in all 18 local government areas (LGAs) of Ondo state to observe the voting process and share reports on ...

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08 Oct
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Pre-election Press Statement on the 2020 Ondo Governorship Election

Introduction On October 10, 2020, the people of Ondo state will go to the polls to elect a governor in what promises to be a keenly contested election and the second governorship election conducted by INEC amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. ...

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02 Oct
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Ondo 2020 Election: Yiaga Africa Watching The Vote Pre-election Observation Report

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 of political stakeholders as part of its Pre-Election Observation. The Pre-Election Observation commenced in August ...

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