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NIGERIA’S ELECTION SHOWS THAT TECHNOLOGY WON’T SAVE BROKEN DEMOCRACIES

In the run-up to the recent elections in Nigeria, an article in Quartz Africa declared that “it’s become much harder to rig elections in Nigeria thanks to technology.” Looking on

#NigeriaDecides: MUHAMMADU BUHARI RE-ELECTED AS PRESIDENT

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has been re-elected for a second four-year term, the election commission says. The 76-year-old defeated his main rival, former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar, with a margin of

ELECTION RUINED IN SOME PARTS OF NIGERIA

Nigeria began counting votes in Saturday’s closely-fought presidential election although the electoral commission extended voting hours in some places where polling stations opened late or ballot machines malfunctioned. Analysts say

IS DEMOCRACY THE ANSWER TO NIGERIA’S WOES?

Millions of voters in Nigeria finally get to choose a new leader on Saturday after the election was postponed by a week. Whoever wins will have to address at least

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SOUTH AFRICAN NIGERIAN ELECTION OBSERVERS DEMAND VISA EXTENSIONS

Johannesburg – The Pan African Women’s project, a South African-based international election observer group, has appealed to Nigeria’s federal government to extend the visas of all foreign observers to enable

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NIGERIANS MARCH IN JOHANNESBURG, DEMAND FREE, FAIR ELECTION

Hundreds of Nigerians living in South Africa on Thursday staged a rally and marched on the streets of Johannesburg demanding that the 2019 general election should be free and fair.

ATIKU VISITS OBASANJO AT HIS HOME – “THE ENEMY OF MY ENEMY IS MY FRIEND STRATEGY”

In politics, there are no permanent enemies, just permanent interests. Atiku Abubakar, the recently nominated Presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party of Nigeria 🇳🇬”PDP” paid the Ex-President Obasanjo a

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DR. ELISHAMA IDEH – IT IS TIME NIGERIA GOT A WOMAN’S TOUCH

Three months after her marriage, Dr. Elishama Rosemary Ideh could have disengaged herself from her years of social and political activism for her new husband to savour and relish her