Expanding voting rights – Tribune Online


THE society, technology and the entire youth populace have evolved. They are no longer what they used to be in decades past, thanks to sociopolitical developments and the advancement in information and computer literacy.  At 16 years of age, today’s youth are already mature enough to make informed choices about issues affecting their lives and to engage in the political system through the electoral system. Today, unlike previous generations, young people are much more informed. They, for example, undertake courses such as civics and social and political education in school. Unlike previous generations who may only have had access to local and national media, today’s youth have…

Source: Nigerian Tribune