200 Days. Vote for SYE. Super Falcons.

EiENigeria Weekly Newsletter – October 31, 2014

“Elections belong to the people. It’s their decision.”

– Abraham Lincoln

News and Events

Super Falcons Reclaim ‘Africa’s best’ Status

The Nigerian women’s soccer team, the Super Falcons made history on October 25th by winning the African Women’s Championship for the 7th time!
This makes it 7 titles out of 9 tournaments, signalling their dominance in African Women’s Football.Congrats Super Falcons!!!

#BringBackOurGirls – 200 Days

It’s been 200 days and our girls are still not home yet. Help our girls back home for Christmas. Let’s continue to demand their rescue from terrorists. Join a BBOG meeting or start one near you.

  • Abuja – Unity Fountain, Daily, 4pm
  • Ibadan – Dugbe Cenotaph, Saturdays, 5-6pm
  • Lagos – Marina, Saturdays, 11am-2pm – Dr. Joe Odumakin speaks tomorrow!
  • Osogbo – Freedom Park, Sundays, 4:14pm

Vote for SYE

Shine Your Eye has emerged as one of the 241 ideas approved for voting in the Global Innovation Challenge. Over 350 inspiring ideas were submitted from around the world and voting will continue till November 23. The top 50 ideas will make it into the next round.

Support good governance in Nigeria. Kindly register and Vote for SYE!

Phase 3 states get PVC, CVR DATES!

Finally residents of Ogun, Lagos, Plateau, Rivers, Imo, Edo, Kano, Kaduna, Katsina, Niger, Nassarawa, Adamawa and Borno can participate in the PVC/CVR exercise.Permanent Voters’ Card Collection: Friday, Nov 7 – Sunday, Nov 9

Continuous Voter Registration: Thursday, Nov 13 – Monday, Nov 17

Remember if you do not register, you cannot vote in 2015!

Uber rewards For EiE Nigeria Donors on 234Give

As December approaches, global on-line taxi service – Uber, which debuted in Nigeria recently, is giving premium rides to EiE donors via 234Give.

For every donation of N6000 or more to EiE Nigeria, 234Give will reward you with two free car rides with Uber. Let the Christmas season begin!

Power on WEP

Tomorrow, Power(Electricity) issues will be the spotlight on the Weekend Education Programme.

Time: 1pm – 3pm

Follow @EiEnigeria

Don’t forget the full post will be available on our – Facebook page right after the tweet session.

Cheers to the weekend!


Money ‘saved’ on Fuel Subsidy Removal as of
October 31, 2014

N1,182 trillion (approx. $7.389 billion)

See Details Here (PDF)

Thank you!

Have a great weekend!

The EiE Nigeria Team