30 Nov 2021
The Policy and Legal Advocacy Centre (PLAC), yesterday, warned that the clamour for more women participation in partisan politics should sacrificed on the altar of cost.
10 Aug 2021
Clerk of the National Assembly, Ojo Amos Olatunde, has said it is unfair for Nigerians to describe the National Assembly as a rubber-stamp to the executive. Speaking on Tuesday at the Model Legislative Assembly (MLA) programme organised by the Policy and Legal Advocacy Center (PLAC), Olatunde explained that Nigeria has continued to experience democratic renewal…
8 Feb 2020
Mixed reactions have trailed INEC’s decision to remove the names of 74 political parties from its register, particularly when as many as 30 states...
13 Jan 2020
This House Has Fallen-Nigeria In Crisis is a 327page book written by Mr. Karl Maier who lived in Nigeria as a foreign correspondent for two years, from 1991-1993, and returned often on reporting assignments.
24 Mar 2019
Clement Nwankwo, executive director, Policy and Legal Advocacy Centre (PLAC) and Convener, Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room responded to questions posted by The Guardian. Trom all that transpired in the two elections of Feb 23 and March 9, will you say Nigeria has learned from the elections of 2015? WE did not take the needed…
23 Mar 2019
The Nigeria Civil Society Situation room has described as illegal and unconstitutional the involvement of the judiciary in election matters that is ordinarily outside the purview of the courts.
16 Mar 2019
The Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room has stated that the collation of election results remains a major weak point in Nigeria’s election management and administration.
10 Mar 2019
The Nigerian Civil Society Situation Room has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to, immediately, issue orders to the military hierarchy to comply with constitutional and legal...
28 Feb 2019
The Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room has alleged a 513,214 discrepancy in the number of accredited voters and ballots cast in 27 states during the presidential election that held last weekend.
23 Feb 2019
The Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room has reminded the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) that any attempt to stagger elections in any region of the country...
23 Sep 2018
I think it is too early for me to state or reach a conclusion on the extent of preparedness of INEC for the February 2019 Nigeria General Elections. INEC developed an Election Project Plan (EPP), which outlined its roadmap towards conducting elections in February 2019.