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Inclusive Friends Association - Find below, the list of our news stories and life changing events

Third edition Stakeholders RoundTable Meeting

INEC Pledges to making Kogi and Bayelsa Elections More Inclusive |News

Access Nigeria, has successfully gotten the Independent National Electoral Commission to commit itself to sustain and improve on its innovations in upcoming Kogi and Bayelsa gubernatorial elections. At the gathering, over sixty attendees agreed that; • INEC would build ramps and handrails at polling units. • INEC would retain the braille ballot, Election Day written instructions and other innovations. • ...

Tags: elections , INEC , voting , PWDs , polls , Observation , commitment , Bayelsa , Kogi

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Visual Impaired voter

Access Nigeria Makes Giant Strides in the Lead up to the 2019 General Elections |News

The Access Nigeria campaign, for the first time in the history of Nigeria’s electoral process, provided the brail ballot guide, to blind voters in Osun State during the September 22nd off-circle elections. Unlike the usual voting experience for persons with disabilities in Nigeria, the braille ballot guides allowed voters to exercise their civic duties without any form of assistance and ...

Tags: elections , rights , inclusion , Osun , disability , voting , participation , PWDs , Data

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PWD special registration

Special Registration Draws Jos Residents with Disabilities |News

Highlights: • INEC holds a special registration day • Dozens of PWDs turn out to register for 2019 vote • IFA hails registration as “real progress” Fatima Shauibu had two reasons for registering to vote. One, her imam told her and others in her mosque to go to the INEC office on its special registration days for people with disabilities, ...

Tags: elections , rights , disabilities , inclusion , voting , special needs , access , Registration , participation

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