Posts Tagged: Yiaga Africa

CALL FOR INTERNSHIP:  Constituency Office Internship Program 2022

CALL FOR INTERNSHIP: Constituency Office Internship Program 2022

CALL FOR INTERNSHIP: Constituency Office Internship Program 2022 Yiaga Africa’s Centre for Legislative Engagement with the support of the European union under its European Union Support for Democratic Governance in Nigeria (EU-SDGN) is seeking to recruit interns for selected Constituency Offices in the 36 States and the FCT. Successful applicants will be deployed to the …

Civil Society Statement On Drafting Errors and Cross-Referencing Gaps In the Electoral Bill 2011

Civil Society Statement On Drafting Errors and Cross-Referencing Gaps In the Electoral Bill 2011

Following the President’s decision to decline assent to the Electoral Bill 2021, civil society groups undertook an in-depth and comprehensive review of the bill to ensure all editorial, drafting and cross-referencing gaps are addressed. The review identified drafting errors, repetition and cross-referencing gaps in eleven sections of the bill. Cross-referencing errors were identified in five …

Citizen Observers Share Successes, Challenges and Experiences from Anambra Polls

Citizen Observers Share Successes, Challenges and Experiences from Anambra Polls

In a bid to document the lessons, successes and challenges experienced during the Anambra governorship election, Yiaga Africa’s Elections Team conducted a post-election debrief with its observers to chart pathways for an improved electoral process.  The debrief which was held in Awka, the Anambra state capital, provided an opportunity for its Watching The Vote State …

Yiaga Africa Watching the Vote  Fourth Pre-Election Observation  (PREO) Report

Yiaga Africa Watching the Vote Fourth Pre-Election Observation (PREO) Report

8 Days to the Anambra Election: Security concerns remain while INEC & Election Stakeholders Intensify Election Preparatory Activities and Voter Education Yiaga Africa’s pre-election observation efforts in the fourth reporting period focused on three (3) emerging trends that are likely to impact the conduct of the election. These include election preparatory activities by stakeholders, election …

PVT Academy : Yiaga Africa Trains CSOs in Anambra on Data-Driven Election Observation

PVT Academy : Yiaga Africa Trains CSOs in Anambra on Data-Driven Election Observation

Ahead of the November 6th Governorship elections, Yiaga Africa has reiterated the role of  Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) to improve citizens’ participation and bridge the gap between citizens and government. This was revealed during the Parallel Vote Tabulation Academy (PVT) held in Awka, Anambra state to educate CSO leaders on data-driven election observation methodology.  Speaking …

Guber poll: Yiaga Africa Parleys Journalists in Anambra, Strengthens Collaboration

Guber poll: Yiaga Africa Parleys Journalists in Anambra, Strengthens Collaboration

As part of its pre-election advocacy for credible governorship elections in Anambra state, Yiaga Africa held a roundtable discussion with a cohort of journalists to review the political and security atmosphere in the state while exploring areas of collaboration to increase citizens’ participation.  The roundtable discussion which was held on Wednesday 25th July was led by …

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 …