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Mister Governor by Tolu Daniel

  The office was empty, void of the usual stewards that usually lurked the corners, his chief of staff just informed him that his commissioners and army of special advisers were seated and waiting for him; patience had never been one of his virtues, he had awoken that morning with the desire to fire someone, … Continue reading Mister Governor by Tolu Daniel

DEMOCRACY AT 100 : Centenary Independence 2060

We’ve come so far At last, the Hausas trust the Yorubas The Yorubas salute the  Igbos We call ourselves Nigerians and our country,One Nigeria And we live the Nigerian dream We stand tall, our heads raised high And with love in our hearts. Tribalism has ran off Nepotism has followed its brother Corruption has eloped … Continue reading DEMOCRACY AT 100 : Centenary Independence 2060

Opposition Parties Political Merger in Nigeria: How likely?

Opposition Parties Political Merger in Nigeria: How likely?

The People’s Democratic Party, PDP, had vowed or threatened to rule Nigeria for at least 60 consecutive years before it can hand over to any other political party. Given its performance since 1999, this ambition has serious implications for the future of Nigeria. Single political parties have attempted but always failed to dislodge the PDP … Continue reading Opposition Parties Political Merger in Nigeria: How likely?