2015: The Silent Revolutionists

 By Abdul Rahman Aliagan Although the much talked about 2015 general elections in Nigeria has come and gone, but the memories especially to the build up to the elections will never be forgotten in a hurry. Never in the history of the country has elections been so tensed up like the 2015 election. In order […]

El-Rufai: A Beckon of Hope

APC candidate in the February gubernatorial election in Kaduna State and former FCT Minister, Nasir el-Rufai, has pledged to chart a new path of development for the state. SAMUEL OYEJOLA writes The stage is set for the February elections and the various political parties have started crossing the ‘T’s and doting the ‘I’s in their […]

Akpabio’s edges toward the Upper Chamber

  After a transparent primary, the people of Ikot Ekpene Senatorial District resolved to vote for progress couched in the persona of Gov. Godswill Akpabio. ABDUL RAHMAN ALIAGAN writes on the giant strides recorded by the amiable governor and why he may have an easy ride into the  upper legislative chamber of the National Assembly. […]

Prof. Attahiru Jega, INEC

How INEC Shamed Critics

From its earliest days till now the electoral umpire in the country had to contend with criticisms and condemnations from critical stakeholders. ABDUL MUHAMMAD examines the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) journey so far, from the first Republic to the just concluded 2015 general elections, the challenges, achievement and how the INEC Chairman, Professor Attahiru Jega […]