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Why President Jonathan Lost the Election to Buhari

The world is still in amazement over ex-military ruler Muhammadu Buhari’s wide margin victory against President Jonathan. This is a significant event for Nigeria’s democracy- and a huge win for the continent at large. Goodluck Jonathan’s quick congratulatory phone call … Continue reading

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With this administration nothing surprises me anymore

What is more shocking for me right now in this country is that many educated Nigerian are still of the opinion that the missing Chibok girls is a scam to make president Jonathan look bad. Allegedly, this assumption feeds off … Continue reading

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What has Religion got to do with it?

As the Nigerian general elections draws close, one wonders…does the average Nigerian have certain criteria that influence their vote or is voting hung on the cliche assumption of geo-political zones and religion? This post explores views on various components of … Continue reading

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