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Nigeria: Supreme Court Declares Rivers State APC's Primaries Illegal
Nigeria: Supreme Court Declares Rivers S...

Nigeria: Supreme Court Declares Rivers State APC’s Primaries Illegal

The Supreme Court yesterday upheld the order of a Federal High Court in Port-Harcourt, which last year barred the All Progressive Congress (APC) from conducting any primary election pending the determination of a suit brought before it by a team of 22 aggrieved members of the party. In a swift... read more »

Nigeria: Soyinka Endorses Kingsley Moghalu of YPP for President
Nigeria: Soyinka Endorses Kingsley Mogha...

Nigeria: Soyinka Endorses Kingsley Moghalu of YPP for President

Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka shocked a lot of Nigerians when he endorsed Prof. Kingsley Moghalu, candidate of the Young Progressive Party (YPP), for President. Soyinka and his civil society group, Citizens Forum, made the announcement in a statement he personally signed, where he outlined... read more »

Nigeria: FCDA Prevents Atiku from Using Abuja Ground for Campaign Rally
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Nigeria: FCDA Prevents Atiku from Using Abuja Ground for Campaign Rally

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA) has stopped it from using the Old Parade Ground in Abuja for its presidential mega rally scheduled for this morning. While the PDP Presidential candidate is struggling for venue for its Abuja rally, President... read more »

Nigeria: Kingsley Moghalu’s YPP, Fela Durotoye’s ANN Form Alliance
Nigeria: Kingsley Moghalu’s YPP, Fela Du...

Nigeria: Kingsley Moghalu’s YPP, Fela Durotoye’s ANN Form Alliance

The leadership of the Alliance for New Nigeria (ANN) and Young Progressives Party (YPP), on Friday, merged to form a new coalition known as ‘The Force’. This was confirmed in a statement signed by ANN’s National Chairman, Emmanuel Dania and his YPP counterpart, Comrade Bishop... read more »

Breaking News: Ezekwesili Drops Out of Presidential Race to Give Room for a Coalition
Breaking News: Ezekwesili Drops Out of P...

Breaking News: Ezekwesili Drops Out of Presidential Race to Give Room for a...

Dr Obiageli Ezekwesili has announced her withdrawal from the Presidential race. Her reason for withdrawing is to give room for a proper coalition that will have the muscle to defeat the People’s Democratic Party and the All Progressives Congress in the forth coming elections. The announcement... read more »

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Nigeria: Press Statement by APC President Campaign Council on Atiku's Clandestine Visit to the U.S

Nigeria: Press Statement by APC President Campaign Council on Atiku’s Clandestine Vi...

In our press release issued on Sunday, December 30, 2018, titled “WHEN THE THIEF IS SHOUTING THIEF”: THE CASE OF ALHAJI ATIKU ABUBAKAR”, we correctly predicted as follows: “By... read more »

Opinion: Points for Concern and Action by Chief Olusegun Obasanjo

Opinion: Points for Concern and Action by Chief Olusegun Obasanjo

I am concerned as a democrat who believes that with faithful and diligent practice of democracy, we can get over most of our political problems and move steadfastly and surefootedly on the... read more »

Opinion: Why the Code of Conduct Tribunal Lacks Jurisdiction to Try the CJN

Opinion: Why the Code of Conduct Tribunal Lacks Jurisdiction to Try the CJN – by Emm...

Word on the street is that the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Honourable Justice Walter Onnoghen admitted guilt to the Code of Conduct investigators and tried to excuse it by pleading mistake.... read more »

Opinion: New IGP - Why Progressive Northerners Should be Embarrassed by Farooq Kperogi

Opinion: New IGP – Why Progressive Northerners Should be Embarrassed by Farooq Kpero...

In August 2015, when I first publicly voiced out my disapproval of what I called the embarrassingly undisguised ‘Arewacentricity’ of Buhari’s appointments, a few people,... read more »

Nigeria: Buhari and Osinbajo to Participate in a Live Televised Presidential Townhall Interactive Programme

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PRESS RELEASE BY APC PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN COUNCIL: PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI AND VICE-PRESIDENT YEMI OSINBAJO TO PARTICIPATE IN A LIVE TELEVISED PRESIDENTIAL TOWNHALL INTERACTIVE PROGRAMME ON... read more »