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APC and politics of criticism

By ISAAC OLUSESI The ultimate for the critic is the relative acquisition and exercise of power, and at the take off point, from no where, the critic got a term as an elected lawmaker during which political rabble-rouses as self…

South Africa: Economics above politics

By Dakuku Peterside South Africans voted in national and local elections on May 29, exactly one year after Nigeria inaugurated its current president. Since 1994, this election has been the most significant post-apartheid election and the most unpredictable in the…

Getting women more involved in politics in Nigeria

Women participation in both elective and appointive positions in Nigeria has been relatively low. And this has not been too encouraging. However, concerted efforts have been made by government and non-governmental organizations to increase the level of participation of women in…

Shun sentiments — Osinbajo urges professional in politics

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has urged professionals in politics to shun ethnic, religious and other parochial considerations in making crucial decisions affecting the nation. Osinbajo offered this advice in his keynote address at the APC Professionals Forum (APC-PF) Inaugural Conference…