Ahead of 2023 general elections and others slated in 2021 and 2022, a Civil Society Organisation, CSO, The Nigerian Alliance, TNA, Wednesday, wrote to the Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, over declining voter turnout.
The letter with subject ‘Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Continued Voter Registration Exercise’ was signed by Convener, TNA, Ifeanyi Okereafor, Co-Convener, TNA, Norris Campbell, and Head, Public Relations, Paschal Ojezele.
The letter raised some concerns over the 4th of November 2020 promise made by INEC after the 2019 general elections to resume the process of Continuous Voter Registration, CVR, in the first quarter of 2021, which ends March 31, 2021.
TNA is a group of young, politically active Nigerians interested in improving the electoral process and increasing the participation of young people in legislative elections.
To achieve this, TNA conducts social mobilization projects, media advocacy, electoral and legislative workshops, and also voter education events.