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US-based woman joins Nigeria’s presidential race

A U.S.-based woman, Princess Oyenike Oyedele Roberts, has declared for the presidency of Nigeria on the platform of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the 2019 presidential election.

Aare Gani Adams: Why Nigeria is in crisis

The Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, Gani Adams, has blamed the crises facing the country on the failure of its leadership to embrace restructuring.

Fela Durotoye: I’ll run for president in 2019

Fela Durotoye, a consulting guru, leadership coach and public speaker, says he will be running for president, come 2019.

President Buhari’s victory in 2015, a political revolution – Solomon Dalung

Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Barr. Solomon Dalung, said President Muhammadu Buhari’s victory against an incumbent in 2015 had proved that one could win election in Nigeria without having money.

Crowd funding, antidote to godfatherism in politics – Institute

The National Institute for Legislative Studies (NILS) has proposed crowdfunding as a mechanism to reduce the influence of money-bags and god-fatherism in Nigerian politics and the restoration of citizen’s confidence on political parties through people-centered manifestoes and programmes.

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