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    INEC and Curbing Vote Trading in Nigeria

    Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Mahmood Yakubu, recently lamented the increasing rate of vote trading in Nigeria. Yakubu raised the concerns in...

    AfDB to Strengthen Members’ Public Finance

    The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a grant of $6.12 million to help strengthen public finance governance in low-income African countries. The bank, in...

    Adeleke’s Inauguration and Citizen Expectations

    Ademola Adeleke has assumed office as the sixth Governor of Osun State, southwest Nigeria. Development Diaries reports that Adeleke and his deputy, Kola Adewusi, took...

    2023 Elections: Adamu’s BVAS ‘Concern’ Needless

    Chairman of Nigeria's ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Abdullahi Adamu, has questioned the readiness of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to deploy the...

    Slip of Tongue: What is ‘Emilokan’ Agenda of Nigerians?

    Nigerians have continued to react to the recent slips of the tongue by the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu. Tinubu made a...

    2023 Elections: ActionAid Seeks Youth Engagement

    As the 2023 elections draw nearer, ActionAid Nigeria has called for more youth engagement to tackle electoral violence. ActionAid’s Resilience Programme Coordinator, Anicetus Atakpu, who...

    2023 Elections: Yiaga Makes Voter Register Calls

    Yiaga Africa has called on Nigeria's electoral umpire, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), to ensure that the preliminary voter register is displayed in...

    CISLAC, Others Demand Return of Stolen Assets

    Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) has called on African governments to return stolen assets to the original owners. CISLAC made the call alongside the...

    2023 Elections: Campaign Promises and Citizens’ Expectations

    ‘Another year has come, and now you want my trust once more...' Those lines, which emanate from Nigerian singer 2baba’s 2006 song, ‘E be like...

    BudgIT Cautions NASS against Budget Padding

    BudgIT has asked the National Assembly (NASS) to ensure that the 2023 Appropriation Bill (budget) is not padded. The organisation's Country Director, Gabriel Okeowo, who...

    Senegal: NGOs Send ‘Third Term’ Message to Sall

    Some non-governmental organisations (NGOs) in Senegal have urged President Macky Sall to give up his aspiration of running for a third term in office. The...

    Nigeria: CSOs Develop Strategy for 2023 Elections

    In order to ensure peaceful and credible 2023 elections in Nigeria, civil society organisations (CSOs) in the country have recommended viable solutions. Speaking at a...

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