22 May 2023

Beyond the Power Struggle: Why a Strong Opposition Party is Crucial for Nigeria’s Democracy

The 2023 elections marked a turning point in Nigeria’s opposition politics as a potent third force emerged. Peter Obi of the Labour Party became the first […]
26 March 2023

The Importance of Impartial Reporting in Nigeria’s Democracy

Impartial reporting is crucial in ensuring citizens are provided with accurate information about events, issues, and elections. Unbiased reporting means news outlets report events reasonably and […]
26 March 2023

Understanding the Role of Election Tribunals in Nigeria’s Electoral Process

Nigeria’s journey towards democratic rule since 1999 has been marked by its fair share of electoral disputes. However, to ensure a transparent and just electoral process, […]
26 March 2023

The Importance of Active Citizenship Beyond the Voting Booth

After a fiercely contested and heated election, Nigerians said goodbye to the polls last Saturday, March 18. For many, their participation in the country’s democracy and […]
24 March 2023

How Ethnic Baiting is Undermining Nigeria’s National Security and Democracy

The systematic exclusion of Igbo people or those who resemble them from voting during the Lagos Governorship election was the result of an extreme political movement […]
7 March 2023

International Women’s Day: The Future Project Celebrates Women’s Contributions, Releases 100 Most Influential Women in Africa List

International Women’s Day is a day to celebrate women and their contributions to society. The Future Project, an organization committed to empowering young people to create […]
23 February 2023

How Electoral Violence Threatens Nigerian Democracy

Nigeria, known for its vibrant culture, delicious cuisine, and vibrant fashion scene, is gaining a new reputation: one for election violence. With the 2023 elections on […]
23 February 2023

Lessons from the Naira Redesign

In October 2022, the governor of the CBN, Godwin Emefiele, announced the redesign of high-value naira notes – N200, N500, and N1000. And why, you might […]
10 February 2023

YMonitor Election Series: What Happens When There is Overvoting in a Polling Unit

The general elections are starting on February 28, and it has become more pertinent to educate the citizens on the country’s electoral process. Hence, why we […]