If you’re a friend of technology and live in Nigeria, you would have heard about the ongoing Voters’ Registration and probably seen the online discussions with the hashtag, #INECregistration.
As a follow-up to earlier discussions, we’re meeting this Saturday in Lagos for discussion and action relating to the ongoing exercise. Please see details below:
Date: Saturday, January 22, 2011
Time: 9:00am Networking + 10am Start
Venue: Centre for Information Technology & Systems, University of Lagos (UNILAG)
1. Discuss #INECregistration issues, possible solutions (existing poll locators at http://yrn.me/clp, http://yrn.me/sng, http://yrn.me/nec, http://yrn.me/maps, http://yrn.me/ushahidi, etc)
2. Escalating to INEC. More solutions.
3. Visit Polling Units to see what’s happening, volunteer where necessary, generate buzz (tweets, pictures, video, etc), raise awareness around the area and document experiences (pictures and video)