To promote an inclusive democracy in Nigeria, and indeed Africa, deepened by strong, issue-based political parties whose policies serve the interest of citizens.
POLITICAL PARTIES ANNUAL SUMMIT
Another landmark history was made on 16th and 17th of August, 2018, when the Political Parties Leadership and Policy Development Centre of the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies, Kuru, held a Summit for all political parties, the first of its kind tagged Annual National Political Parties Summit 2018, in grand style at the Nicon Luxury Hotel, Abuja. The two-day Summit attracted who-is-who in political party circles and other relevant stakeholders.
ADOPTION OF CODE OF CONDUCTS FOR POLITICAL PARTIES IN NIGERIA
Another landmark achievement was recorded by the NIPSS PPLPDC, under the ever-forward looking team, headed by Professor Habu Galadima, the Director of Research of the National Institute and the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of NIPSS-PPLPDC, Kuru, in collaboration with European Centre for Electoral Support (ECES) organized a 2-Day Validation Workshop to adopt the reviewed Code of Conduct for Political Parties in Nigeria.
WORKSHOP FOR PARTY OFFICIALS ON THEIR RIGHTS AND PROCEDURES
The Political Parties Leadership and Policy Development Center of the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS-PPLDC), Kuru, started a series of activities by organizing a 2-day training and capacity building workshop for official of political of political parties on their rights and procedure to complain about content and conduct of political Broadcast in collaboration with the European Union. The training which took place
Validation Workshop on Curriculum Review for Political Parties Leadership and Policy Development Centre
The product from the successful conclusion of the Stakeholders' Meetings on the Curriculum review was subjected to authentication by extended stakeholders; among them technocrats, academics and practitioners. The validation workshop took place October 12, 2016 at the Reiz Continental Hotel, Abuja.
Retreat on Strengthening Internal Party Democracy holds in NIPSS
In the light of need to strengthen internal democracy within political parties in Nigeria and for political parties to provide platform for participation and contestation by individuals in the electoral process, the Political Parties Leadership and Policy Development Centre of the National Institute (NIPSS) Kuru organized a retreat on “Strengthening Internal Party
Capacity Building Workshop for Political Parties, Right Step in the Right Direction – IPAC National Chairman
The National Chairman of Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC), Honourable Muhammad L. Nalado has praised the PPLPDC for organizing a Capacity Building Workshop for political parties in Nigeria. The Chairman said this in a remark at the Opening Session of the Workshop. According to him, “IPAC officials have been yearning for a capacity building of