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Opinion: Buhari, Tinubu and the Abdication of Responsibility By Dele Momodu
Opinion: Buhari, Tinubu and the Abdicati...

Opinion: Buhari, Tinubu and the Abdication of Responsibility By Dele Momodu

Fellow Nigerians, despite the open and brazen braggadocious posturings of the ruling party, things seem to be fast falling apart within the All People’s Congress (APC). The arrogance of power probably must have misled some of the powerful gladiators in the party that they are invincible and... read more »

Opinion: 2019 Elections and Amina Zakari by Reuben Abati
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Opinion: 2019 Elections and Amina Zakari by Reuben Abati

President Muhammadu Buhari has promised severally in the lead up to the 2019 general elections, that he would ensure a free, fair, transparent and credible process, and defend the right of the people to choose. But the appointment, literally on the eve of the election of a niece of his, Mrs Amina... read more »

Nigeria: IPOB Insists on Boycotting the 2019 General Elections
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Nigeria: IPOB Insists on Boycotting the 2019 General Elections

The leadership of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has insisted that its position on boycotting the 2019 elections has not changed. In a statement credited to Mazi Alphonsus Uche Okafor-Mefor, the deputy leader of the group, the group said “Forget all the noise, disregard all... read more »

Nigeria: Our First Priority is Keeping America Safe and Secure - APC
Nigeria: Our First Priority is Keeping A...

Nigeria: Our First Priority is Keeping America Safe and Secure – APC

A website identified as APC’s official website has been reported to have published plagiarized content. In a thoroughly embarrassing development, the title of one of the pages read “Our Priority is Keeping America Safe and Secure”. The content on said page continued thus... read more »

Nigeria: Nigeria’s Chief Justice, Onnoghen, to be Arraigned at CCT Monday
Nigeria: Nigeria’s Chief Justice, Onnogh...

Nigeria: Nigeria’s Chief Justice, Onnoghen, to be Arraigned at CCT Monday

The Federal Government has asked the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Walter Onnoghen, to immediately vacate his exalted office as head of the nation’s judiciary over alleged sundry asset declaration issues. In a move to force Justice Onnoghen out of office, the Federal Government will on Monday... read more »

Nigeria: 61 Political Parties Reject INEC 2019 Draft Election Guidelines

Nigeria: 61 Political Parties Reject INEC 2019 Draft Election Guidelines

About 61 political parties have clashed with INEC over its proposed election guidelines. The parties under the auspices of the  Inter Party Advisory Council (IPAC) rejected the proposed... read more »

2019 Election: Commotion, Walk Out and Fight Engulf INEC Chairman Meeting with 91 Political Party Chairmen

2019 Election: Commotion, Walk Out and Fight Engulf INEC Chairman Meeting with 91 Politica...

Party chairmen accuse INEC of doctoring/tampering with guideline for 2019 election on accreditation procedures. Party chairmen demands list of Collected PVC before election Party... read more »

Opinion: INEC’s Troubling Missteps Amid Aso Rock’s Desperation by Farooq A. Kperogi

Opinion: INEC’s Troubling Missteps Amid Aso Rock’s Desperation by Farooq A. Kperogi

There is a noticeable whirl of feverish desperation in the Presidential Villa. No perceptive person can miss that.  From indiscriminately arresting and detaining political opponents and... read more »

Nigeria: Opposition Parties to Pull Out of Peace Accord If Amina's Appointment Is not Reversed

Nigeria: Opposition Parties to Pull Out of Peace Accord If Amina’s Appointment Is no...

Opposition parties under the aegis the Coalition of United Political Parties, the Inter-Party Advisory Council, the Peoples Democratic Party and other stakeholders in the 2019 elections... read more »

Nigeria: Vice Presidential Aspirants' Debate Holds Today 14th of December 2018

Nigeria: Vice Presidential Aspirants’ Debate Holds Today 14...

Ahead of the 2019 general elections the Vice Presidential aspirants’ debate will be holding today at the Congress Hall of the Transcorp Hilton Hotel in Abuja by 7 pm. The debate is jointly... read more »