The Role of Young People in the 2011 General Elections

EiE Nigeria is working with the International Republican Institute (IRI) to produce a book that documents the role of young people in the 2011 General Elections.

Features include:
• Preface by Prof Attahiru Jega, INEC Chairman
• Quotes from celebrities like MI, Banky W, Lami on why they participated in the process and lent their voices to various campaigns
• Thoughts from local and international organisations that funded election related projects
• Reports and pictures from youth-led organisations across the country that hosted various events related to the elections.

If you have a story or picture you would like to share, please send it via email to

Please include your name and a contact number.
For pictures: please include a brief description, the names of the people in the picture (if relevant) and the location (City, State).
For stories: please keep to 500 words.

The book is expected to be launched in Q4, so deadline for contributions is Friday, August 10, 2012.

Thank you.

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