2020: A year of Adaptive Organising and Civic Activism Dear Friends, What a year! 2020 was indeed the year no one planned for as we watched our world battle against a pandemic that changed everything, but our spirit to remain ...Read More
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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 ...Read More
Strong indications have emerged that the National Assembly may be tactically delaying the transmission of the Age Reduction Bill popularly known as the #NotTooYoungToRun Bill alongside other constitutional amendments to the Presidency in a bid to prevent Nigerian youths ...Read More
An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has nullified the amendment of Section 25 of the Electoral Act, which was passed in February by the National Assembly. In a judgement on Wednesday, the court presided by Justice Ahmed Mohammed ...Read More
The Not Too Young To Run Movement is concerned about the delayed transmission of the age reduction bill for political office (a.k.a Not Too Young To Run bill) to the President for assent. The movement is agitated as this delay ...Read More
Curiously, the National Assembly, late in the day added a controversial aspect to its proposed 2018 amendment of the Electoral Act. The vexed aspect seeks to reverse the order of elections, bringing forward that of the Legislature and taking back ...Read More
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is considering heading to the Supreme Court for determination of its powers to fix the date for general elections, following fears that the National Assembly would change the order of general elections. Changing the ...Read More