Posts Tagged: Election

Yiaga Africa Call on Nigerians and First Time Voters to Register as INEC Resumes the Continuous Voters Registration

Yiaga Africa Call on Nigerians and First Time Voters to Register as INEC Resumes the Continuous Voters Registration

The highly anticipated Continuous Voters Registration (CVR) exercise is finally resuming on Monday, 28th June 2021, with the online pre-registration process. To inspire citizens to register as voters, the Independent National Election Commission (INEC) introduced the pre-enrolment via INEC’s CVR online portal from June 28, 2021. This will be the first time in Nigeria’s electoral …

#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!

Attacks on INEC offices are acts of Democratic and Economic Sabotage

Attacks on INEC offices are acts of Democratic and Economic Sabotage

Yiaga Africa is deeply worried about the recent ‘coordinated and premeditated’ attacks on the facilities of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). These are indeed dangerous signs for the country’s fragile democracy as it will not just affect the commission’s preparation for upcoming elections but also diminish citizens’ confidence in the electoral process.  The disturbing …