Elections & Voting

Elections & Voting

Democracy and why every vote counts

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Why is your local government not effective?

Why is your local government not effective?

In Nigeria, local governments are strangled.

Adesola A.

25 Jan 2023

A Tinubu presidency is a Buhari presidency

A Tinubu presidency is a Buhari presidency

How a Tinubu presidency is another term for Buhari.

Feyi F.

19 Jan 2023

How Nigeria’s fourth attempt at democracy has evolved

How Nigeria’s fourth attempt at democracy has evolved

In this article, six charts show the evolution of Nigeria's fourth republic.

Joachim M.

18 Jan 2023

A data story on Nigeria's next governors

A data story on Nigeria's next governors

Nigeria’s future governors won't be diverse. Neither were their predecessors.

Adesola A.

11 Jan 2023

Nigeria's governors matter for the country's future, here's why

Nigeria's governors matter for the country's future, here's why

Nigeria's governors have less scrutiny compared to the President. This should not continue.

Joachim M.

06 Jan 2023

Atiku's promise: What does experience offer?

Atiku's promise: What does experience offer?

Our 25/24 guest writer analyses Atiku's covenant with Nigerians

Feyi F.

05 Jan 2023

Are quotas for women in politics a good idea?

Are quotas for women in politics a good idea?

Across the world, quotas have been used to increase female participation in politics. We asses...

Joachim M.

04 Jan 2023

Update: Analysing the PDP, APC and LP manifestos

Update: Analysing the PDP, APC and LP manifestos

Atiku's manifesto for 2023 is compared with the All Progressive Congress (APC) and Labour part...

Stears I.

28 Dec 2022