*Atiku has answers to Nigeria’s challenges – Okowa (DailyTrust)*Aggrieved Lagos politicians ask court to disqualify Senator Adeola from senatorial race (ThisDay)

Atiku has answers to Nigeria’s challenges – Okowa (DailyTrust) Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has said Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Candidate for the 2023 General Elections, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has solutions to the numerous challenges bedeviling the country.…

There is acute and chronic Obi-session in Nigeria — Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

There is obsession and there is Obi-session. The diff, as the advert says, is clear.  The 2078-page Webster’s Encyclopedic Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language bought for me by the legendary South African poet, Dennis Brutus, in the University of…

Would 2023 elections return Nigeria to multi-sum politics? — Magnus Onyibe

It is such a welcome relief that the crowded political space by a deluge of contenders for the office of president of Nigeria is panning out nicely as the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) had concluded its presidential primaries…

Tinubu’s last minute offensive — Ehi Braimah

After the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) picked Alhaji Atiku Abubakar last week as the standard bearer and presidential candidate of the party, attention naturally shifted to the All Progressives Congress (APC) as we eagerly await who would be squaring-off with…

Rising and falling of Delta State political family and consequences — Magnus Onyibe

An internecine war of anarchic proportions has ensued in Delta State. And the state that has been governed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) since the return of multi-party democracy in 1999 is in turmoil. In fact, it is on…

Atiku urges defeated PDP presidential aspirants to work with him

The Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for 2023 election, Atiku Abubakar, has urged his fellow contestants in the primary election to work with him for  the victory of the party. Abubakar said this on Sunday morning in…

*2023: Senator Adeola clinches Ogun West senatorial ticket (Vanguard)*APC Primaries: Oshiomhole wins Edo north senatorial ticket (DailyTrust)

2023: Senator Adeola clinches Ogun West senatorial ticket (Vanguard) A Senator representing Lagos West, Solomon Olamilekan Adeola, on Saturday, was declared the winner of the Ogun West senatorial primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Adeola, who emerged as…

Another PDP presidential aspirant, Hayatu-Deen, withdraws from race

Another presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mohammed Hayatu-Deen, has withdrawn from the race, few hours to the commencement of the party’s national convention. Hayatu-Deen is the second aspirant to withdraw from the race after…

2023: Muhammad Abacha wins Kano PDP governorship primaries

Alhaji Muhammad Abacha, son of former military leader, Sani Abacha has emerged governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the 2023 general election in Kano State. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Abacha polled 736 votes…

Peter Obi dumps PDP days before presidential primaries

A former governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, has resigned his membership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Obi dumped the PDP days before the presidential primary elections of the party. Clearly one of the leading presidential aspirants of the…

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