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ECOWAS & the Dynamics of Conflict and Peacebuilding  
Unpacking Falsehoods: COVID-19 and responses in Kano State
Driving Disinformation And The New Media Landscape in Nigeria

"The Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) was established in the United Kingdom in 1997 as an independent, not-for-profit, research training, advocacy and capacity building organisation. The purpose was to mobilise global opinion and resources for democratic development and provide an independent space to reflect critically on the challenges posed to the democratisation and development processes in West Africa"
Idayat Hassan
Director, Centre for Democracy and Development
CDD PRE-ELECTION REPORT: 2020 ONDO STATE OFF-CYCLE GOVERNORSHIP ELECTIONS

CDD PRE-ELECTION REPORT: 2020 ONDO STATE OFF-CYCLE GOVERNORSHIP ELECTIONS

Introduction On October 10, 2020, voters across 18 Local Government Areas in Ondo State will head to the polls to...

Ondo Governorship Poll: CDD Commends Citizens’ Focus on Debating Governance Issues

Ondo Governorship Poll: CDD Commends Citizens’ Focus on Debating Governance Issues

•   Says Reduction In Fake News, Attacks Against INEC Indicate Level of Confidence In Process •   Urges Electoral Umpire To Reciprocate Confidence...

The Outlook for Ondo: Votes and Violence

The Outlook for Ondo: Votes and Violence

Introduction On the 10 October 2020 the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) will conduct the sixth governorship election in Ondo...

How Citizens Demands For Good Governance, Alliances By Transport Unions, And Activities of Militants Shape Ondo Governorship Poll

How Citizens Demands For Good Governance, Alliances By Transport Unions, And Activities of Militants Shape Ondo Governorship Poll

Abuja October 5, 2020 NURTW Partisanship May Affect INEC Logistics Spotlights Flash Points, Violence Prone Areas Calls For Strategic Deployment...

Nigeria@60: In Unity, We Can Overcome Challenges of Nation Building

Nigeria@60: In Unity, We Can Overcome Challenges of Nation Building

PRESS STATEMENTOctober 1, 2020 Nigeria@60: In Unity, We Can Overcome Challenges of Nation BuildingAs Nigeria marks 60 years of independence...

Climate Change: Recognising the Impacts on West Africa

Climate Change: Recognising the Impacts on West Africa

The United States, one of the major culprits with regards to carbon emissions, had been ill-disposed to climate action even...

Information Influence: Disinformation During Edo’s 2020 Gubernatorial Election

Information Influence: Disinformation During Edo’s 2020 Gubernatorial Election

Located at the centre of southern Nigeria, in the south-south geopolitical zone, Edo state was created in 1991 but it...

Dissecting Disinformation in Nigeria: An Overview of CDD’s Work So Far

Dissecting Disinformation in Nigeria: An Overview of CDD’s Work So Far

With many of the world’s populations in lockdown, or living with restrictedfreedom of movement, it is a good time to...

Edo Governorship Election, Our Verdict

Edo Governorship Election, Our Verdict

The September 19, 2020 governorship election in Edo State has held out, beyond expectations, encouraging prospects for the future of...

Preliminary Statement on the Conduct of the September 19, 2020 Governorship Election in Edo State

Preliminary Statement on the Conduct of the September 19, 2020 Governorship Election in Edo State

Earlier today, voters across the 18 Local Government Areas (LGAs) of Edo State headed to the polls to elect a...

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