National Democratic Institute News

Ex-Dadaab refugee breaks record in Congress elections

AFRICA PANEL Ms Bass was also co-leader of a National Democratic Institute team that monitored Kenya’s August 2017 presidential election.

Daily Nation , Kenya Nov 7, 2018

What's in it for Kenya as US Democrats win

Ms Bass was also co-leader of a National Democratic Institute team that monitored Kenya’s August 2017 presidential election.

Daily Nation , Kenya Nov 7, 2018

Kofoworola Beckley: “A Female Driving Force In Politics Is Necessary” By Bayo Oluwasanmi

The National Democratic Institute in Washington DC, USA, reports that more than men, women tend to (a) work across party lines, (b) highly responsive to constituent concerns, (c) help secure lasting peace, (d) encourage citizen confidence in democracy through their participation, and (e) prioritize health, education,and other key development indicators.The African Action Congress (AAC) believes in gender equality and equal representation of women in all political endeavors which is why more women in AAC more than any other party are contesting as councillors, state, and federal legislators.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Oct 30, 2018

Nigeria not working due to over dependence on government -Utomi

Utomi, a renowned economist said this at the High Level Public-Private Sector Forum with the theme: “Democracy that Delivers”, organised by the International Republican Institute (IRI) and the National Democratic Institute (NDI) in Abuja.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Oct 17, 2018

Why Nigeria is not making progress

Utomi said this in Abuja at the High Level Public-Private Sector Forum, hosted by the National Endowment for Democracy (NED), the International Republican Institute (IRI), the National Democratic Institute (NDI), the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE), and Solidarity Center, which was themed “Democracy that Delivers”.

Daily Post , Nigeria Oct 15, 2018