Monday, 15th August 2022
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1 day ago
Since the nation returned to democracy in 1999, Akwa Ibom State has always kept allegiance with the People’s Democratic Party, with the party almost always winning elections for offices at all levels.
3 days ago
Mr Sunday Dare, the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, says Nigeria’s democracy is undergoing a youth revolution, as an increasing number of youths are engaging in dialogues about the future of the country.
4 days ago
The ‘right person or candidate’ concept is not the concern of democracy! Come along with me. In his polarities of democracy theory, Dr, Benet William hinged on critical theory
27 Jul
The House said the Speaker remains the only presiding officer that has enjoyed total and unalloyed support of members since its return to democracy in 1999; hence, it would not contemplate any such move.
22 Jul
Bickering is a permanent feature of our national politics. You cannot blame those who bicker. They do so because they feel cheated by the moguls in their parties who decide who gets what
19 Jul
Achebe’s lamentation probably explains why the June 12, 1993 elections was important as there was hope and wide jubilation that the elections would produce popular and credible leaders.
18 Jul
Democracy requires quality participation and therefore orientation and knowledge on the part of the followers and leaders who man the democratization process.
12 Jul
As a core value of democratic rule, therefore, transparency means unfettered access by the public to timely and reliable information on decisions and performance in the public sector.
11 Jul
According to the United Nations Development Programme Office, there are nine (9) core characteristics of democratic rule, to wit
4 Jul
Custodians of democracy, including the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), religious and other organisations, have been urged to come together to salvage democracy in the country.
26 Jun
Without mincing words, and judging from reports released by local and international observers, as well as civil society organisations, etc, political parties and politicians constitute
23 Jun
The initiators of democracy in 5th Greece never envisaged a situation in which only the wealthy or super-rich would become representatives of the people, whether in the legislative


22 mins ago
Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Abdulrasheed Bawa has handed over some military equipment and accouterment to the Nigerian Military High Command. Speaking at a brief ceremony at the Commission's Zonal Command in Abuja, Bawa commended the longstanding collaborative relationship between the Commission and the Nigerian Military. Represented by Head of Operations,…
28 mins ago
Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Port Harcourt Zonal Command, in a joint operation with personnel of the 6 Division Garrison, Nigerian Army Port Harcourt have arrested 120 suspects for alleged illegal oil bunkering They were arrested on Saturday, August 13, 2022 at Ndoni, Rivers State where suspected illegally refined stolen petroleum…
30 mins ago
The human rights climate in Mali is "poisonous", the UN's expert said Monday after witnessing evidence of "atrocious, cruel and barbaric torture" by its security forces.
34 mins ago
Jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny said Monday he had been placed in a punishment cell following his efforts to create a labour union in jail.
36 mins ago
Murders of women in Italy increased by nearly 16 percent over the past year, interior ministry data showed Monday, with nearly two-thirds of crimes committed by a partner or ex-partner.