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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
Polls in Peril? West Africa’s 2020 Elections

Polls in Peril? West Africa’s 2020 Elections

In the last quarter of 2020, five of the 15 Economic Community of West African States member countries are facing...

Cote D’Ivoire’s High‐Stake Presidential Election

Cote D’Ivoire’s High‐Stake Presidential Election

Ivorians will head to the polls to vote in a presidential election on 31 October 2020. The election is already...

THREATS TO CREDIBLE ELECTIONS IN COTE D’IVOIRE: AN OVERVIEW

THREATS TO CREDIBLE ELECTIONS IN COTE D’IVOIRE: AN OVERVIEW

Cote d’Ivoire is one of six ECOWAS member states scheduled to hold elections in 2020. The 31 October vote will...

CDD Tasks Stakeholders on Credible Ondo Governorship Poll

CDD Tasks Stakeholders on Credible Ondo Governorship Poll

Commends Citizens Focus On Issues of Governance  Says Less Attacks Show Level of Confidence In INEC, Urges Commission To Reciprocate...

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...

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