Posts by: yiaga

Citizens’ Town Hall on the Electoral Bill, 2021

Citizens’ Town Hall on the Electoral Bill, 2021

A Town Hall Meeting to discuss key provisions of the Electoral Bill 2021 and their implications for election management, election security, electoral integrity and voter participation as well as legislative and executive action required to conclude the amendment process. On December 21 2021, President Buhari declined assent to the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill which is …

#AnambraThePowerOf18Challenge!

#AnambraThePowerOf18Challenge!

#ThePowerOf18 Challenge! Are you between 18-25 years old? Are you resident in Anambra State, Nigeria? Submit a civic project idea on how to mobilize young people to register to vote and stand a chance to win a grant of 200,000!

Policy Brief : Expanding Voter Access to Polling Units in Nigeria: Matters Arising

Policy Brief : Expanding Voter Access to Polling Units in Nigeria: Matters Arising

The planned expansion of voter access to polling units in Nigeria by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) may resolve an age-long crisis of insufficient polling units and poor polling units’ management. Elections in Nigeria are currently conducted in 119,973 polling units across the 774 Local government areas in 36 states and the Federal Capital …