Time For Nigeria To Be Great Once Again

Time For Nigeria To Be Great Once Again by Muhammadu Buhari GMB Being the text of Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, presidential candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC), last message to Nigerians twenty-four hours before the March 28, 2015 Presidential Election “Dear Compatriots, I want to take this last opportunity, before we go to the polls […]

Presidential Election Polls Projections

TODAY OUR WEBSITE PRESENTS TO YOU PROJECTIONS ON THE FORTHCOMING PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION IN NIGERIA ON MARCH 28, 2015 By Dr. S. Okechukwu Mezu  Writing in Sun Newspapers (Nigeria) Peter Orji’s in an article “Straw poll of March 28 presidential election,” http://sunnewsonline.com/new/?p=109831, estimates that in the forthcoming presidential election of March 28, 2015, Goodluck Jonathan of […]

Prospects for Democratic Consolidation in Africa: Nigeria’s Transition

Being the text of a speech delivered by General Buhari, presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), at the Royal Institute on International Affairs, Chatham House, London, on February 26, 2015 Permit me to start by thanking Chatham House for the invitation to talk about this important topic at this crucial time. When speaking […]

Buhari vs Jonathan: Beyond the Election

The presidential election next month will be won by either Buhari or Jonathan. For either, it is likely to be a pyrrhic victory. None of them will be able to deliver on the fantastic promises being made on the economy, and if oil prices remain below $60, I see very difficult months ahead, with possible heady collisions with labor, civil society, and indeed the citizenry. To be sure, the presidential election will not be decided by the quality of ‘issues’ or promises canvassed by the candidates. The debates won’t also change much (except if there is a major gaffe by either candidate like Tofa did in the debate with Abiola). My take is that more than 95% of the likely voters have pretty much made up their minds based largely on other considerations. A few of us remain undecided.

APC Salvation Rally at Abuja

The All Progressives Congress, APC, its National Chairman, John Odigie-Oyegun, Rivers State Governor, Chibuike Amaechi, presidential aspirant and former Head of State, Gen.Muhammadu Buhari yesterday, led thousands of party supporters in a protest rally in Abuja, accusing the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), of playing politics with Boko Haram. The protest themed ‘Salvation Rally’, was aimed […]