May 9, 2019
ECOWAS Accra workshop on Gender Mainstreaming

REGIONAL EXPERTS URGE ECOWAS COMMISSION TO REDOUBLE EFFORTS ON GENDER MAINSTREAMING

Regional experts on gender and elections have ended a two-day workshop in Accra, Ghana, calling on the ECOWAS Commission to intensify efforts towards gender mainstreaming across […]
May 6, 2019
Group photo of participants at the Accra workshop on Gender Mainstreaming in ECOWAS Commission

INTEGRATING GENDER IN ELECTIONS IN THE ECOWAS REGION

A two-day experts’ workshop opened in Accra, Ghana on Monday, 6th May, 2019 to validate a Baseline Assessment Report on Gender Mainstreaming in Elections by the ECOWAS […]
May 4, 2019
Particiants at closing of Accra Gender Mainstreaming workshop May 2019

ELECTION MANAGEMENT BODIES IN WEST AFRICA URGED TO SET UP FUNCTIONAL GENDER UNITS TO BOOST POLITICAL INCLUSIVENESS

A three-day workshop to Validate Report on the Assessment of Gender Mainstreaming and Election Management Bodies (EMBs) in the ECOWAS region, ended in Accra, Ghana on the 4th of […]
May 1, 2019
Participants at the Accra Gender Mainstreaming Workshop

ECOWAS ADVOCATES ENHANCED GENDER MAINSTREAMING, POLITICAL INCLUSIVENESS IN WEST AFRICA

The Commission of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has called on Election Management Bodies (EMBs) in West Africa to take concrete measures to enhance women’s […]
March 8, 2019
President Buhari receiving Certificae of Return from INEC Chairman Prof Yakubu

NIGERIAN, GUINEA BISSAU VOTERS GO TO POLLS AT THE WEEKEND TO ELECT GOVERNORS, MPs

Nigerians return to the polls on Saturday, 9th March, 2019 to elect State governors and State Houses of Assembly members after presidential polls two weeks ago, […]
February 23, 2019
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COUNTING OF BALLOTS ONGOING AFTER NIGERIA’S RESCHEDULED GENERAL ELECTIONS

PRESS RELEASE Abujte counting started in earnest at many of about 120,000 polling units at the close of polling in Nigeria’s rescheduled general elections Saturday, 23rd February, even […]