National Democratic Institute
25 university council members without a woman
It is quite incredible that the Buhari administration that has been preaching gospel of inclusiveness reconstituted the Governing Councils of five federal universities namely university of Ibadan...
Kogi Guber: INEC, NGOs crave free and fair election
The governorship election in Kogi State is less than two months away. Stakeholders are already agitated over possible violence during the election. Their fears are based on what happened in previous elections, characterized by violence
Observers confident in South Africa’s elections, says Jonathan
Head of Election Observer Mission of the Electoral Institute for Sustainable Democracy in Africa (EISA), former President Goodluck Jonathan, has expressed confidence in South Africa’s elections. He stressed that his position was based on what the group has observed so far. Speaking to the SABC News at the Independent Electoral Commission’s Results Operation Centre in…
U.S., EU decry election management in Nigeria, urge reforms
The International Republican Institute (IRI) and National Democratic Institute (NDI) have regretted what they described as the lack of progress in election administration and conduct of political parties in Nigeria.
Accept polls outcome in good faith, U.S. institutes urge parties
Catholic bishops seek peace envoy canvass respect for accord United States (U.S.)-based institutes, National Democratic Institute (NDI) and International Republican Institute (IRI) yesterday urged parties and candidates to accept outcome of the general elections in good faith. Presidents of the NDI and IRI, Derek Mitchell and Daniel Twining in a joint press conference in Abuja…