“Cameroonian” Presidential Candidate: What Atiku’s Lawyers should Tell the Tribunal

By Jude Ndukwe Following submissions made by the legal team of President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the Presidential Election Tribunal that the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, is not a Nigerian by birth following the plebiscite conducted in 1961 for the people of the […]

Bukola Saraki and the Tragedy of Victory

Bukola Saraki and the Tragedy of Victory

By Jude Ndukwe Since the National Assembly elections ended in Kwara on March 9, and the current Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, lost at the polls, those who have lived in mortal fear of one of Nigeria’s finest Senate Presidents ever in history, have not relented in their infantile attacks against a man, who against […]

2019: Why Election Boycott is not an Option

2019: Why Election Boycott is not an Option

Jude Ndukwe While Nigeria is preparing for what is possibly the most important elections in her history, some citizens are attempting the suicidal option of an election boycott even at a time they have the best opportunity to make a very bold statement with their votes and at a time historical facts world over shows […]

Ohanaeze Ndigbo: When Presidency is not about Ethnicity or Religion

Ohanaeze Ndigbo: When Presidency is not about Ethnicity or Religion

By Jude Ndukwe In a space of less than two weeks, the apex Igbo socio-cultural association, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has endorsed the presidential candidacy of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, at the forthcoming presidential election. First, it was the National Executive Council of Ohanaeze that endorsed the Atiku/Obi ticket on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 in Enugu. […]

Buhari: Nepotism as the New Definition of Merit

By Jude Ndukwe Right from his earliest appointments, Nigerians have complained about President Muhammadu Buhari’s penchant for largely looking the way of the north and his religion in choosing government officials, heads of security agencies and most MDAs without recourse to the principles of equity and federal character. This is not surprising as President Buhari […]

Presidential Debate: between Buhari and Atiku

Presidential Debate: between Buhari and Atiku

By Jude Ndukwe The much talked about Presidential Debate scheduled to hold on Saturday, January 19, 2019, at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja, has come and gone but not without its dramas that have kept Nigerians wondering and talking about so many things including why the incumbent, President Muhammadu Buhari, shunned the debate, and why […]

Aliko Dangote: Another Political Mishap by APC

It was meant to be a statement of some sort, of self-beatification; an announcement to make Nigerians believe that despite their severe and several failures on all fronts including basic leadership indices, that Nigeria’s biggest players from all walks of life were still supporting and, in fact, ready to bankroll APC’s Muhammadu Buhari’s 2019 election campaigns.

Aliko Dangote: Another Political Mishap by APC

It was meant to be a statement of some sort, of self-beatification; an announcement to make Nigerians believe that despite their severe and several failures on all fronts including basic leadership indices, that Nigeria’s biggest players from all walks of life were still supporting and, in fact, ready to bankroll APC’s Muhammadu Buhari’s 2019 election campaigns.

Buhari, Aisha and the Symphony of a Confusing Orchestra

Buhari, Aisha and the Symphony of a Confusing Orchestra

By Jude Ndukwe Just like a majority of Nigerians who have come to see the APC-led government of President Muhammadu Buhari for what it is, a weak government of ineptitude coated with stark incompetence and lacking in any leadership substance as a result of which Nigeria is now the worst of many backwardness, wife of […]