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Yiaga Africa Commences Observation of Anambra Pre-election Environment 

Yiaga Africa Commences Observation of Anambra Pre-election Environment 

Yiaga Africa has commenced its observation of the pre-election environment in Anambra State ahead of the November 6th Governorship election. Through, it’s Watching the Vote (WTV), citizens’ election observation project, Yiaga Africa is tracking and reporting pre-election activities for immediate response by stakeholders. Through the Pre-Election observation, Yiaga Africa will track the efficacy of the …

Anambra 2021: Yiaga Africa kicks off Citizens Engagement Radio Program

Anambra 2021: Yiaga Africa kicks off Citizens Engagement Radio Program

CLICK TO LISTEN HERE  Ahead of the November 6th Governorship election in Anambra State, Yiaga Africa through its Watching The Vote project has kicked off a citizens engagement radio program. This signals the commencement of voter education and sensitization campaigns for the citizens of Anambra state to ensure improved citizens’ participation for the election. The …

Yiaga Africa Commences Advocacy for Credible, Peaceful Anambra Governorship Election

Yiaga Africa Commences Advocacy for Credible, Peaceful Anambra Governorship Election

…engages, Media, Security agencies, Political parties Yiaga Africa through its Watching The Vote is strengthening collaboration ahead of the Governorship elections in Anambra State, through strategic stakeholder engagement and advocacy visits to important stakeholders, as the team continues pre-election activities in the state.   During the two-day advocacy, the team engaged the leadership of the …

Yiaga Africa Continuous Voters Registration Observation Report.  Issue 1

Yiaga Africa Continuous Voters Registration Observation Report. Issue 1

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) commenced the Continuous Voters Registration (CVR) exercise on 28 June 2021 with the online pre-registration process. The introduction of online registration created an opportunity for eligible voters to commence their registration process online and subsequently visit an INEC registration centre to complete their full biometric registration. The online registration …

Call for Applications : #BounceCorruption Radio Ambassadors Innovative Campaign on Anti-Corruption!

Call for Applications : #BounceCorruption Radio Ambassadors Innovative Campaign on Anti-Corruption!

Yiaga Africa invites members of the amazing #BounceCorruption Radio Ambassadors Network’ to apply for the #BounceCorruption Radio Campaign on Anti-Corruption.  The radio campaign is aimed at supporting Bounce Corruption radio ambassadors to implement innovative initiatives to promote accountability. These initiatives are expected to inspire citizens’ interest to join the fight against corruption in Nigeria and …

Leading Stakeholder Conversations on Legislation for Youth Development

Leading Stakeholder Conversations on Legislation for Youth Development

As part of its efforts to improve the welfare of young people in Nigeria, Yiaga Africa hosted key stakeholders and youth groups to a policy dialogue and think-tank meeting on the National Youth Development Commission (Establishment) Bill 2021 which is currently before the House of Representatives. The policy dialogue implemented by Yiaga Africa and Action …

LIST: Continuous Voters Register (CVR) Locations Across ALL 774 LGAs in Nigeria

LIST: Continuous Voters Register (CVR) Locations Across ALL 774 LGAs in Nigeria

The register of voters is at the heart of democratic elections. Consequently, the registration of voters is a major function of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). In response to repeated calls by stakeholders and in order to serve Nigerians better, the Commission recently introduced some technological innovations to the voter registration exercise. These innovations …

Raising Citizens Voices and Influencing Legislation to Eliminate Violence Against Women and Girls 

Raising Citizens Voices and Influencing Legislation to Eliminate Violence Against Women and Girls 

As part of its effort to eliminate violence against women and girls in Nigeria, Yiaga Africa supported by the EU-UN Spotlight Initiative Project organized a one-day workshop to enhance the capacity of Civil Society Organisations and Community Based Organisations in Adamawa state on taking collective actions towards the executive’s assent of the Violence Against Persons …