In the end, the book is more about the silences it produces around the power dynamics between the researcher, the researched, and the higher educational institutions in (South) Africa.
Researching Community Engagement Against Violent Extremism: Lessons from the Field in Northern Ghanaby Hippolyt Pul
Although data analysis is ongoing, research-based observations and insights from study communities are already very instructive regarding the state of unpreparedness of frontier communities to prevent or counter VE infiltration into Ghana.
The Overlooked Spoilers Beclouding Nigeria’s 2023 Electionsby Titilope Ajayi
As Nigeria’s February 2023 elections draw nearer, interest and debate are naturally intensifying around possible outcomes and the future fortunes of different presidential candidates. As significant as this is, multiple factors will shape the elections’ outcomes. In this piece, I reflect on the texture of the sociopolitical space in which Nigeria’s 2023 elections will occur, […]
Nigeria’s 2023 Elections: Which Way Democracy?by Gbemisola Animasawun
Nigerians will reaffirm their democratic vows by trooping to vote on February 25 and March 11, 2023, in the third civilian-to-civilian transition since the inception of the Fourth Republic in 1999.
2023 Presidential Elections and Nigeria’s Humanitarian Crisesby Oluwaseun Kugbayi
In the face of worsening humanitarian crises across the country, it has been predicted that the 2023 presidential election will be the most challenging in the history of Nigeria.
Civil Society’s Contributions to Youths and Gender Participation in Nigeria’s Electoral Process: Gaps and Prospectsby Fisayo Ajala
The elections not only present an opportunity for political change, but the outcomes would also impact Nigeria’s youth population, including the extent to which their voices are heard and their interests represented.
Nigerian Youths’ Participation in the 2023 Elections: Defying the Odds and Forging Aheadby Efetobor Stephanie Effevottu
Thus, as the 2023 elections draw to a close, there is a need for youths to stay engaged and contribute actively to the consolidation of democracy.