Ondo Poll: Institute reiterates commitment to improved electoral credibility

Akure, Nov. 15, 2016 (NAN) Ms Sarah Cooper, Senior Programme Officer, National Democratic Institute (NDI), said her institute was committed to improving electoral credibility in the country through election observers’ use of technology. Cooper said this on Tuesday in Akure at the resumed training of election observers from 18 local government areas. The would-be observers…

YIAGA to Deploy “WatchingTheVote” Methodology for Ondo governorship election

Youth Initiative for Advocacy, Growth, and Advancement (YIAGA) will be deploying the Watching The Vote (WTV) Election observation methodology for the November 26 Ondo State Governorship Election.   Samson Itodo, Executive Director, YIAGA said this in a statement issued and made available to newsmen.   He said that the WTV observation methodology would employ statistical…

ONDO REC CALLS FOR ROBUST VOTER EDUCATION TO REDUCE VOTER APATHY AND VIOLENCE

The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) of Ondo State, Mr. Olusegun Agbaje, has implored all major Voter Education and Publicity stakeholders in the forthcoming governorship election in the state to deploy sustainable and effective strategies that would lead to very high voter turnout and ensure a drastic reduction in incidences of violence. The REC made the…