National Democratic Institute News

Tuface advises youths against electoral violence

Tuface Foundation is partnering YoungStars Development Initiative, OPA Reach Out Foundation, National Democratic Institute, United States Agency for International Development and the British Department for International Development, towards ensuring peaceful and non-violent elections in the country.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 14, 2019

Scepticism hangs over peace accord for violence-free 2019 polls – Punch Newspapers

She said this during her meeting with a delegation from the International Republican Institute and the National Democratic Institute which were on a joint elections observer mission.

Punch , Nigeria Dec 29, 2018

Egyptian court acquits 40 NGO workers in foreign funding case

The employees worked for one German group, the Konrad Adenauer Foundation, and four US-based organisations: the National Democratic Institute, the International Republican Institute, the International Center for Journalists and Freedom House.

IOL , South Africa Dec 20, 2018

US observers seek credible election in Nigeria

A delegation of the International Republican Institute (IRI) and National Democratic Institute (NDI), led by former US assistant secretary for African affairs Linda Thomas-Greenfield, have been visiting Nigeria this week.

News 24 , South Africa Dec 20, 2018

2019: What will happen to Nigeria if Buhari uses military, police to compromise election

Ezekwesili, a former Minister of Education, warned that the use of security agents to compromise the 2019 election may “lead to danger in the country.” She said this during a meeting with the International Republican Institute, IRI, and the National Democratic Institute, NDI, in Abuja, on Wednesday.

Daily Post , Nigeria Dec 20, 2018

I’ve changed the narrative for presidential campaigns —Ezekwesili

She said this during a meeting with the International Republican Institute, IRI and the National Democratic Institute, NDI, which are fielding a Joint International Elections Observer Mission.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Dec 20, 2018

2019: Political parties demanding funds to endorse Buhari, APC

Oshiomhole said this in Abuja on Wednesday when the APC National Working Committee (NWC) received the delegation of International Republican Institute (IRI) and National Democratic Institute (NDI) led by former Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of African Affairs, Amb.

Daily Post , Nigeria Dec 20, 2018

Why we’re opposed to Electoral Act Amendment Bill

National Chairman of the party, Mr Adams Oshiomhole, stated this, yesterday, in Abuja when the party’s National Working Committee, NWC, received a joint pre-election assessment delegation of the International Republican Institute, IRI, and National Democratic Institute, NDI.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Dec 19, 2018

Using military to compromise 2019 election’ll be dangerous — Ezekwesili

A statement issued by her campaign organisation on Wednesday night said she expressed these feelings during a meeting with a delegation from the International Republican Institute and the National Democratic Institute on a joint elections observer mission.

Punch , Nigeria Dec 19, 2018

2019: Buhari, a poor student of history- Atiku

Speaking to a delegation from the International Republican Institute, IRI, and the National Democratic Institute, NDI, on Monday, President Buhari reportedly said: “I am prepared to give the opposition the opportunities I was not given in the past.’’ In a sharp response however, Atiku said records do not lie, arguing that as a then opposition figure, the PDP government accorded Buhari maximum protection not only as a former Head of State but also as a citizen of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Dec 18, 2018