Posts by: Mark Amaza

Yiaga Africa convenes meeting of election stakeholders on the use of technology in elections

Yiaga Africa convenes meeting of election stakeholders on the use of technology in elections

As part of early preparations towards the 2023 general elections, Yiaga Africa convened a two-day roundtable meeting of election stakeholders on electoral technology to examine its contributions to election administration, electoral integrity, and citizen participation. This has become critical as in the last decade, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has increasingly relied on electoral …

Yiaga Africa and The Not Too Young To Run Movement announce The Convergence 3.0 event for young aspirants in the South-West

Yiaga Africa and The Not Too Young To Run Movement announce The Convergence 3.0 event for young aspirants in the South-West

Yiaga Africa and the Not Too Young To Run movement have announced the third edition of The Convergence. The Convergence 3.0 is the largest gathering of young people running for elective office in the 2023 elections in South-West Nigeria aimed at empowering and preparing them to run successfully in the next general elections. The Convergence …

Yiaga Africa Hosts Campus Conversation on Youth Civic Engagement in Abuja

Yiaga Africa Hosts Campus Conversation on Youth Civic Engagement in Abuja

On 9th November, Yiaga Africa took its Campus Conversation series to University of Abuja Main Campus, Gwagwalada  to provide a platform for interactive learning, engagement and conversations with students of tertiary institutions and to educate the students on active participation throughout the electoral cycle.  The conversation is aimed at intensifying engagement of students of tertiary …

STATEMENT BY THE NOT TOO YOUNG TO RUN MOVEMENT ON THE UNLAWFUL IMPEACHMENT OF THE SPEAKER OF THE PLATEAU STATE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY, RT. HON AYUBA NUHU ABOK

STATEMENT BY THE NOT TOO YOUNG TO RUN MOVEMENT ON THE UNLAWFUL IMPEACHMENT OF THE SPEAKER OF THE PLATEAU STATE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY, RT. HON AYUBA NUHU ABOK

For Immediate Release  October 28, 2021 Protocols On Thursday 28 October 2021, eight (8) members of the Plateau State House of Assembly convened an unlawful sitting of the House and initiated an impeachment of the Speaker of the Plateau State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon Ayuba Nuhu Abok, one of Nigeria’s young Speakers of state …