The Youth Party has been fighting INEC for years and here’s why.
Dear Nigerians, the moment you’ve been waiting for has finally arrived. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has officially announced the date for Permanent Voter’s Card (PVC) collection. When’s the collection? INEC has given us exactly five weeks for PVC collection — from December 12, 2022 to January 22, 2023. But Nigerians aren’t too pleased […]
Now that INEC has taken the voters register offline, here are the things the commission needs to do to clean it up.
One unfortunate feature of Nigerian elections that has refused to go away is violence in varying forms. It’s the kind of baggage no one wants, but everyone has to deal with it because some people still treat elections as do-or-die. What’s happened now? On November 27, 2022, unknown people set fire to the office of […]
Just three months to the start of the 2023 elections, the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Abdullahi Adamu, started a beef with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). It wasn’t about electoral violence or vote buying but rather a new feature of the 2023 elections. The APC national chairman believes Nigeria […]
On November 22, 2022, the Abuja division of the Federal High Court ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to resume the Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) exercise. The ruling was based on a lawsuit filed by four Nigerians who accused the commission of depriving Nigerians the right to register to vote ahead of the 2023 […]
The 2023 presidential election has a very real possibility of going to a runoff. We explain what that is, and what it means for you.
There are 100 days left till the 2023 general election. What are the key moments so far, and what should you look forward to?
Nearly four months after the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) ended its last batch of voter registrations, it has released the official register of confirmed voters. I have taken a closer look at the register so you don’t have to. To help you, here are some of the major highlights, with context. An explanation of […]
The PDP has asked INEC to disqualify Tinubu from the presidential race. What does this mean for the 2023 election?
For the first time ever, INEC is publishing its voter register online. It’s a limited time offer. You should take time to confirm your details. Here’s what you need to know.
Political campaigns for the 2023 elections kick off today, and Nigerian politicians are already inventing new ways to buy your votes instead of selling their best ideas. How should you deal with it?
What are some of the electoral laws from around the world that Nigeria can take some notes from? We found a few useful ones.
You asked, “How can I make my own little contribution to a free and fair election?” Here’s a guide on where to start.
Exactly how big will Twitter’s impact be on the 2023 presidential election? Let’s look at what the numbers say.
The registration window for new PVCs has finally closed after a dramatic final few weeks and we learnt a few important things.
Before INEC stops PVC registration in June, we’ve opened the floor for Nigerians without a PVC to explain themselves. This is a reminder for you to register to vote.
A few weeks, ago we wrote about the by-elections that will be taking place on December 5, 2020, including the most important things you need to know. In addition to that, we will be writing about the candidates in the Bayelsa West and Bayelsa Central senatorial by-elections. This is because it is important for you […]
There’s a pattern.
We went out to register to get our own PVCs. This is what happened.
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