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Tuesday 28 January 2020
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Category: politics

President Goodluck Jonathan and Buhari are both using U.S. Democratic political strategists to help their campaigns

By Patrick Temple-West   LAGOS, Nigeria — Africa’s most populous country is headed toward its first close presidential election in...

Obasanjo wants to head interim govt –Presidency

FROM JULIANA TAIWO-OBALONYE, ABUJA   The Presidency has described as self-serving former President Oluse­gun Obasanjo’s...

Jonathan afraid Buhari will jail him – Obasanjo

 Written by Ernest Nwokolo •He plans to win by hook and by crook •Vouches for APC candidate’s ability to deliver  •Counsels him...

Presidency in dilemma over four Govs’s secret alliance with APC

By Soni Daniel, Regional Editor, North With the storm over the shift of polls yet to settle, the Presidency has run into a fix over what to...

PDP Makes U-turn, Passes Vote of Confidence on Jega

• Calls Obasanjo’s endorsement of Buhari a rumour• Asks all parties to focus on positive campaignsChuks Okocha in Abuja After days...

Northern Christian Leaders Endorse Buhari

Northern Christian Leaders have endorsed General Muhammadu Buhari for the March 2015 presidential elections, saying what Nigeria needs now...

THROWBACK: NIGERIA UPDATE- FOREIGN AFFAIRS REACTION TO BUHARI’S OVERTHROW IN 1985

By Larry Diamond   Through the improbable device of a military coup, Nigeria has been delivered from dictatorship. To be sure, the...

Jonathan campaigns to disable people, promises better deal

Abuja – President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday renewed his administration’s commitment to the welfare of persons living with...

Patriotic Nigerians, Not Foreign Opinion Writers Will Re-Elect Jonathan

We have noted with surprise, The Economist’s tongue-in-cheek endorsement of General Muhammadu Buhari in the run-up to Nigeria’s general...

Debate: APC is Shielding Buhari’s Intellectual Laziness says Femi Fani Kayode

Debate: APC is Shielding Buhari’s Intellectual Laziness says Femi Fani Kayode Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Campaign...