Policy & Politics
The mindset that fringe political parties cannot spring surprises in a major political contest in Nigeria, especially the presidential and governorship elections...
APC lauds move to resolve Rivers security challenges
The Rivers State chapter of the All Progressive Congress (APC), has commended moves by the chairman of Rivers Elders Forum, Albert Horsefall to find lasting solution the security challenges bedeviling the state.
The lack of openness about President Buhari’s condition has been costly
From the beginning, and now a month after President Muhamadu Buhari left Nigeria on a medical trip to London, the presidency and his administration have refused to disclose what the state of his current condition is.
Defection, Sheriff’s affirmation weigh down Lagos PDP
A burden that continues to deter the progress of the Lagos State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) since 1999, when Nigeria returned to civil rule, is internal crisis.
APGA wants Almakura to obey court order on council poll
This has informed the Nasarawa State chapter of All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), to call on Governor Umaru Tanko Almakura, to obey court order and conduct council elections in the state.
Between Kwankwasiyya and Gandujiyya, Kano’s feuding ideologies heat the polity
An oasis of progressive politics in a desert of conservatism that was Nigeria’s northern region, the then Kano province, from which today’s Kano State was carved, was a bastion of leftist ideological leaning.....
PDP’s leadership and albatross within the party
The Appeal Court, at the weekend in Port Harcourt affirmed Sheriff’s claim to the chairmanship, thereby compounding the issues with Makarfi’s camp, which obviously has the majority of the members thrown into confusion.
Anambra 2017: Feasibility of political platforms
As the time check for the 2017 governorship election in Anambra State continues, most residents have been discussing the various political parties expected to field serious contenders in the poll.
As Ondo prepares for sunshine without Iroko
This might not be the best of times to ask about who fell the Iroko. But in a few days time the Sunshine State would be left with the exit of Dr. Olusegun Rahman Mimiko, who stood out in the politics of the state as an Iroko.