The Gender and Election Watch, (GEW) Room, is an initiative of the Nigerian Women Trust Fund (NWTF), an organization founded to close the gender gaps in governance in Nigeria. GEW is an election observation platform from a gender perspective. The GEW observed the 2023 General Elections which started on Saturday, 25 February 2023 and continued into the early hours of 26 February 2023.
NWTF GEW deployed 400 accredited observers across the six geopolitical zones of Nigeria in the states of Adamawa, Kogi, Kano, Lagos, Oyo, Rivers, Anambra, and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) for the Presidential and National Assembly Elections.
NWTF GEW through the feedback from the observes as follows:
GEW will continue to observe the situation and will issue statement based on findings.
Chief Executive Officer
For Gender and Election Watch (GEW) Room
of the Nigerian Women Trust Fund (NWTF).
26 February 2023