President Zuma’s approach is a huge u-turn from a tough-talking South African government that launched a charm offensive against Nigeria over envoy recall earlier in the week. President Zuma had then described Nigeria’s decision as “unfortunate and regrettable.”
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When history is written about Nigeria by future historians, one name that will feature prominently will be Nuhu Ribadu, arguably the brightest lad the North gave to the country alongside Nasir El Rufai
According to the electoral commission, Barrister Wike from President Jonathan’s PDP had 1,029,102 votes, while Dakuku Peterside of the APC had 124,896 votes. APC supporters, however, have shown displeasure with the results
Apata had tendered a private DVD and photographs of her sex life as evidence. Still the High Court judge ruled that her engagement in same sex relationships is a conscious ploy to “fabricate” an asylum claim
Figures from the Health Protection Surveillance Centre (HPSC) of Ireland’s Health Service Executive (HSE) show that Nigeria accounts for almost half of malaria cases in Ireland
How should the Nigerian President look or appear to citizens? Does Muhammadu Buhari look like he should be Nigerian President? Does Goodluck Jonathan look like he should be the president of Nigeria?
The social media is ablaze with hate tweets and posts on twitter and Facebook respectively; announcing what are obviously fake results of the elections 2015, sending angry messages and gloating in some cases.
The twist that pleased President Jonathan came when the question on Agriculture was thrown at the contestants. The Kowa Party candidate Professor Comfort Oluremi Sonaiya was quick to commend the effort of the present government when she said; “I must congratulate the present government on what they have been able to do…”
Nigerians need a good political education but it has to be a proper one and strongly matched by good livelihoods. Until such a time when that happens, voters will continue to vote with their stomach, tribe, religion and whatever keeps their identity strong