Opinion

Edo: The Nigeria Police Force and INEC Connection, By Adegbenro Adebanjo

...it is almost certain that the two camps will not heed the voice of reason. And this is where INEC, NPF and other security agencies come in. The security agencies, especially the Nigeria Police Force should be very professional in its activities in Edo State. There shouldn't be any attempt…
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Opinion

Electoral Justice in Kenya and Nigeria, By Femi Falana

...it is undoubtedly clear that the Supreme Court of Kenya has freed itself from the dangerous influence of Nigerian courts by jettisoning the doctrines of substantial compliance and proof of election petitions beyond reasonable doubt. In line with the provisions of the Electoral Act 2016, it has also embraced technology…
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Opinion

#CostofCorruption: I Lost My Friend to Two Political Elephants, By Eunice Ekelaka

Daily, corruption, not only nibbles at the fabric of the system, it swallows values, dreams, hopes and human beings. I know. It swallowed my friend’s life as well. And then killed every iota of hope I had left in the country. Never to be awoken again. I do not particularly…
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Guest Columns

The Need For Violence Free Elections, By Nuratu A. Oyetunji

It was Nigeria's pride that she achieved independence with minimum violence but it is rather unfortunate that after independence, the country has been held in a spiral of political violence. Nigeria's political scene is now bedevilled by violence. In recent decades, Nigeria has been in the news for very ugly…
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