Rights group, Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD), has commended Nigerians for their resilience and perseverance towards sustaining democracy amid myriad of challenges.
The whopping sum of $26.5b, which the Federal Government has so far spent on the maintenance of its loss-making 445, 000 barrels/day capacity refineries, is capable of building...
13 Oct 2020
Pro-Democracy think tank, the Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD), has rated INEC’s conduct of the October 10, 2020 Ondo State Governorship Election as an improvement on what was achieved in Edo State.
22 Sep 2020
Foremost pro-democracy think tank, the Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD), has rated the conduct and outcome of the September 19 governorship election in Edo State...
‘The problem with Nigerian democracy is capture of the electoral process by the state, political class ‘
15 Jan 2020
Since 1999 it has been a mixed baggage; we are happy to have enjoyed unbroken democracy in the last 20 years. But it is the longest democracy we have ever enjoyed as a nation. It’s been a mix baggage of good and some challenges.
12 Jan 2020
Director, Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD), Idayat Hassan, has challenged President Muhammadu Buhari not only to talk tough about guaranteeing that 2023 election...
16 Nov 2019
As the people of Kogi State go to the poll today to elect a new governor that will pilot their affairs for the next four years, observers monitoring the election have raised concerns over vote-buying, intimidation, and violence.
1 Sep 2019
After the 2019 General Election was conducted, many of the candidates went to courts to challenge its outcome. While some of the cases had been completed, others are still in courts and it is simply because the aggrived felt shortchanged, usually during voting and collation processes.
24 Mar 2019
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) recorded loses in the region of N551.46b from January 2015 to December 2018. Details of financial records published on the company’s website revealed that the...
9 Dec 2018
In diverse tones dripping with discontent and disappointment, stakeholders in oil and gas sector have expressed...
9 Oct 2016
The decision is a welcome development and is long overdue. In fact, it should have been one of the immediate decisions of the administration on assumption of office, considering the recurrent challenges the country has experienced ....