As it is known from time immemorial that everything in life is
like the two side of a coin, there is always a positive and negative side of
every phenomenon. But whether the effect is positive or negative the effects of
Information Communication Technology (ICT) is far reaching and cannot be
overemphasized. The Effects of ICT lens looks at how our lives have been
changed, for better and for worse, by the impact of ICT. It includes both
positive effects and negative effects and loo...
The study was to assess the challenges and prospect of free, fair and
credible election in Nigerian context, last time the country conducted an
election for contestants into various elective posts in 2015. The 2011 general
elections characterize with violence before, during and after the election. The
violence that took place especially after the presidential election was unique
in the history of the Nigerian politics. The paper aims to consider the
challenges of elections and identifie...
There is no
gainsaying that technology has drastically reduced incidences of electoral
malpractices such as: ballot stuffing, result sheet mutilation, manipulations,
over voting, alteration of result sheets and hijacking of ballot boxes in the
history of Nigeria elections. The Independent National Electoral Commission
(INEC) has employed a number of innovative approaches to improve the management and conduct of elections in the country. As
years pass by, INEC gets more sophisticated w...