Opinion

Nigeria 2019: Of Voided Votes and Inconclusive State Polls, By Rafiq Raji

"...In Rivers, until further notice the elections due to violence in polling units and collation centres, staff being taken hostage and election materials, including results sheets, seized or destroyed by unauthorised persons. There is no doubt that the electoral process there was severely compromised.” If this conclusion is also made…
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Columns

The Making of a Democractically Elected Dictator, By Majeed Dahiru

Throughout the history of the modern world, civilian democratic dictatorships are made possible when a people deify their leaders and consider them above reproach. When people allow their sentiments to cloud their rationale minds, they help create a monstrous leadership struggle that ultimately consumes them. A combination of ethno-regional populism…
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