The Transition Monitoring Groups (TMG), Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC), and Kano Civil Society Election Situation Room have kicked against some groups of Civil Society Networks advocating cancellation of the outcome of March 18th gubernatorial elections in Kano.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) must use the Saturday Governorship and State Assembly elections to redeem its image by conducting credible elections across the country, Transition Monitoring Group, TMG, has said.
The foremost election observation group in Nigeria, Transition Monitoring Group (TMG), yesterday, said the conduct of February 25 Presidential and National Assembly elections was poor.
28 Mar 2020
The Transition Monitoring Group (TMG) has called on the Federal Government to ensure that citizens in remote locations and hard-to-reach communities
2 Jun 2019
Ahead of the inauguration of the ninth National Assembly, the Transition Monitoring Group (TMG) has thrown its weight behind the clamour for adoption of open ballot for election of presiding officers. Chairperson of TMG, a coalition of over 400 civil society organisations, Dr Abiola Akiyode-Afolabi, made the remark on Sunday in a telephone interview with…
9 Mar 2019
As the governorship and House of Assembly elections take place today, the Transition Monitoring Group (TMG) has urged Nigerians to come out en-masse, cast their votes and participate actively to protect their mandate. TMG says it is concerned about the low voter-turnout recorded in many states two weeks ago and they are of the opinion…
20 Feb 2019
The Transition Monitoring Group (TMG) has urged politicians to desist from heating up the polity with allegations against Independent National Electoral Commission...
16 Feb 2019
Ahead of today’s elections, The Human Rights Advancement and Development Centre (HURIDAC) has launched a human rights reporting platform for rights violations and abuses during the poll. The launch, the body said, was to forestall occurrence of humans rights abuses during the poll because of the importance of the election as it subjects those contesting…
7 Jan 2019
The Human and Environmental Development Agenda (HEDA), in partnership with the Transition Monitoring Group (TMG) and Oxfam International, have organised a forum for Lagos State governorship aspirants to present their manifestos to farmers. The farmers also presented expectations they termed farmers’ manifestoes/petitions. The farmers’ manifestoes, which are based on aggregated information, observations and feedback from…
27 Dec 2018
Transition Monitoring Group (TMG) in Gombe State has disclosed plans to develop charter of demands for candidates in the upcoming general elections.
17 Dec 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari’s refusal to assent to the Electoral Amendment Bill has continued to elicit condemnation, the latest being from the Transition Monitoring Group (TMG). According to the group, the amendment, as it is, gives no candidate any advantage, rather, it provides a level playing field for all the players in the elections and, therefore,…
27 Jul 2018
Dr. Abiola Akiyode-Afolabi, chairperson, Transition Monitoring Group (TMG) and founding director, Women Advocate Research and Documentation Centre..