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Strengths, Weaknesses, Threats & Opportunities of Youth Candidates in the 2019 Elections in Nigeria

The 'Not Too Young to Run Act' was signed into law in May 2018 to reduce the constitutional age requirements for runn

Policy Brief on Youth & Gender Responsiveness in State Budgeting

The focus of youth development programmes in Nigeria have gone through various phases since the 1960s.

Policy Brief on COVID-19 Vaccine Management in Nigeria

On 2 March 2021, Nigeria received nearly 4 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, shipped via the COVID-19 Vaccines G

How Youth Fared in the 2019 Elections

Nigeria has conducted five general elections since the return to civil rule: 1999, 2003, 2007, 2011 and 2015.

Facts About FCT 2022 Area Council Elections

The FCT Area Council election will enable registered voters in the FCT vote in their leaders at the Local level to re

Factsheet on Youth and Women Candidacy in the 2022 FCT Area Council Elections

Youth inclusion in democratic processes has gained global attention, buoyed largely by the emergence of younger leade

Factsheet on Youth and the 2019 Elections in Nigeria

Since the return in 1999 to civil rule, Nigeria has conducted five general elections: 1999, 2003, 2007, 2011 and

Democracy Brief, 2020 Edition - Youth and Elections in Africa

The conduct of elections in Africa is gradually adopting a visible role in defining the trajectory and state of democ

Democracy Brief, 2019 Edition

This second edition in our Democracy Brief series discusses critical questions that will propel conversations and deb

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