Opinion

The Anti-Corruption War and the President’s Men, By Remi Oyeyemi

“If any of my associates or party members is indicted of corruption, they cannot escape justice. There is not going to be any APC member or any close personality found guilty that would escape justice.” - President Muhammadu Buhari during an interview with the CNN anchor, Christiane Amanpour. “Justice is…
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Opinion

Nigerian Officials and Disrespect for the Local Media, By Ahmad Salkida

For watchers of the Nigerian political scene, the only controversy that followed the election of General Muhammed Buhari to the exalted office of the President of the Federal Republic erupted from unlikely quarters. It was some kind of controversy among mainstream foreign media over whose bragging right as the first…
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Aribisala on Tuesday

Does Our President-Elect Intend To Keep His Word?, By Femi Aribisala

Buhari asked for the vote and got the vote. But now that the election has been won, it is excuses galore! During the presidential election campaign, General Buhari observed in his “Manifesto and Vision for Nigeria” that: “The general trust level of politics, politicians and political leaders is at an…
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Columns

GEJ and his 2015 Presidential Election Campaign, By Oluwafemi Akinfolarin  

For me, Mr. Jonathan started to lose the Nigerian presidential election message when he allowed a silly dispute between his wife and Rotimi Amaechi to escalate into a battle of wills. The governor of Rivers state was still a nominal Jonathan stalwart back in those days and he was still…
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