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WHY BUHARI WON EVEN THOUGH HE HAD LITTLE TO SHOW FOR FIRST TERM

A close race was predicted between Muhammadu Buhari and his main rival Atiku Abubakar. In the end the incumbent won the Nigerian presidential election with almost four million votes. After

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#NigeriaDecides: UNPACKING THE RACE FOR NIGERIA’S PRESIDENCY IN 2019

Abuja – Nigerians will on February 16 choose between two septuagenarians to lead Africa’s largest democracy: President Muhammadu Buhari and former vice president Atiku Abubakar. The pair have run for

NIGERIA’S 2019 ELECTION: A TWO-HORSE RACE WITH UNINSPIRING CANDIDATES

Almost all of Nigeria’s 68 political parties have wrapped up their primaries and chosen candidates to stand in the country’s February 2019 general election. The poll is likely to be

FORMER VICE-PRESIDENT ATIKU ABUBAKAR SAYS TO INVEST $90BN ANNUALLY ON INFRASTRUCTURE

ABUJA – Nigerian opposition candidate Atiku Abubakar said on Monday he would invest $90 billion annually in infrastructure over the next five years if he wins presidential elections in 2019.

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ATIKU ABUBAKAR – WHY NIGERIA NEEDS TO BE RE-STRUCTURED

In a recent interaction in the United States, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo asserted that the “problem with our country is not a matter of restructuring…and we must not allow ourselves

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ATIKUNATION SOUTH AFRICA LAUNCH AND INAUGURATION IN PRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA

The Nigerian community in South Africa is invited to the official launching and inauguration of ATIKUNATION at the Protea Hotel on Lilian Ngoyi street in Pretoria. The event is scheduled

NIGERIA’S BUHARI RE-ELECTION MOVEMENT GATHERS PACE FOR 2019

ABUJA – Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari’s supporters got a boost on Wednesday when a key ally of the elderly leader announced he would head a group campaigning for him to

Movers and Shakers of Nigeria’s Fourth Republic

Be it for good or bad, some political characters have contributed in one way or the other to shaping the political pattern and government policies in the fourth republic. OMONU