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APC And PDP Candidate: All Other Party Candidate Are Not Viable -By Kennedy Emetulu

“Let me clarify again what I said when I said fighting corruption is not an economic policy. It is not that we can’t fight corruption, but we can fight it more aggressively while addressing economic issues. For example, in 2015, unemployment and underemployment was 24 percent, today it’s 40. In 2015, we were attracting $21 […]

YPP’s Getso summarized it aptly. She said, “in 2015 we had no choice and settled, this 2019 we will have a choice.” Choices actually. I have not yet chosen my candidate from the new generation crew, but I have chosen who my candidate shall not be, and that’s Atiku Buhari. It is shameful that APC […]

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Borrowing from the lingo of legal practitioners, there is the need to confess, ab initio a caveat emptor attached to this piece. It is my acquaintance with the governor of Ondo State, Mr.Rotimi Akeredolu and access to him to ventilate this view that is ten-a-dime on the streets of the capital of the state. It […]

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Some people have also cited Article 2 of the ECOWAS protocol on Democracy and Good Governance, which forbids member countries from making “substantial modification” to their electoral laws less than six months to elections, “except with the consent of a majority of political actors”.

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One of the fervent yearnings of Nigerians concerning the forthcoming general election in 2019 is a national debate between all the presidential and vice presidential candidates in Nigeria. Among others, Nigerians, on the one hand, want to see the vice presidential and presidential candidates of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and the opposing Peoples […]

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Atiku has engaged the man who allegedly manipulated the United States presidential election results in favour of Donald Trump. He has paid the man $1m to help him rig Nigeria’s presidential election in his favour. But when they were strategizing in Dubai, it was observed that such rigging cannot happen in Nigeria if electronic transmission […]

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The long awaited 2018 presidential debate schedule was released yesterday by Eddi Emesiri, the Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Election Debate Group (NEDG) and the Broadcasting Organisation of Nigeria (BON). Five political parties will take part in the presidential and vice-presidential debates for the 2019 race for Aso Rock: Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), […]

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A few friends hosted a dinner in my honour at Federal Palace Hotel in Lagos yesterday. I’m taking liberty to share excerpts of my speech with readers today. Today, I’ve chosen to talk about the low level of participation in our nation’s political process especially amongst our educated elite, professional class, young people, the clergy […]

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In 2015, while fanatics of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) led by Orubebe were busy attempting to disrupt collation of results from states, the person they were fighting for and former President Goodluck Jonathan found it very necessary to ease the political tension by congratulating on phone his victorious opposition candidate. While Jonathan’s men could […]

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There is a grand conspiracy. A plot hatched in the pits of despair and agony. There are three conspirators involved in this plot – the Nigerian people, top business executives and the international community. In this thrilling “scheme”, the Nigerian people are providing the hammer and the nail; business executives are providing the brick and […]

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