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Osun, Supreme Court and the Violent Senator

The Supreme Court of Nigeria delivered the final judgment on Friday, July 5, in the matter of the September 22 Gubernatorial election, and the September 27 re-run in Osun State.

Speaker Dogara: Nigeria’s problem is leadership, not corruption

Yakubu Dogara, Speaker, House of Representatives, said in Abuja on Tuesday that Nigeria’s real problem was lack of leadership and not corruption as was widely claimed.

Senator Ekweremadu clarifies ‘Senate for life’ comment

Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has clarified which he was reported to have made while speaking at an event organised by the Not Too Young To Run Movement.
Bukola Saraki

Not-Too-Young-To-Run condemns Senator Saraki’s presidential declaration

“As noted earlier, the movement reaffirms its identity as a non-partisan citizen-led movement dedicated to the defense of democracy, political inclusion and transformative leadership.

2019: ‘Not Too Young To Run’ dissociates self from Senator Saraki’s declaration

The ‘Not Too Young To Run’ movement has dissociated itself from the formal declaration by Bukola Saraki to run for president on the platform of the opposition party, PDP.

Now is the time

Who can blame them? There is little to convince anyone that Nigeria values life. If it is not communal clashes, it is tankers and trailers. If it is not malaria, it is cholera, or some other disease long forgotten in much of the world. If it is not armed robbers, it is SARS. It is sometimes difficult to tell the difference between the two.

#NotTooYoungToRun: Senator Ekweremadu explains why age qualification for governor, senate not reduced

The deputy senate president, Ike Ekweremadu, says it is important that the age qualification for the senate and president are the same.

Not Too Young To Run Movement seeks reduction of age for Senate, Governorship

The Not Too Young To Run Movement has called on members of the National Assembly to review its vote on the age qualification for the senate and governors.

Coalition wants President Buhari’s assent to Not-Too-Young-To-Run Bill

A Coalition of 55 youth organisations has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to assent to Not-Too-Young-To-Run Bill before Democracy Day to enhance youth participation in electoral process.

Not-Too-Young-To-Run campaigners seek presidential nod to bill

Not-Too-Young-To-Run Movement, the group seeking inclusion of youths in governance, has urged Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to facilitate presidential accent to Bill backing young people’s participation in elective-politics.

Brace up for political leadership – VP Osinbajo tells youths

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday challenged youths in the country to brace up for political leadership of the country in the years ahead.

Group calls on federal govt to remove age limit for elective offices

Convener of Not-Too-Young-To-Run Movement, Mr Samson Itodo, has called on the Federal Government to remove age restrictions for young people seeking elective offices in the country.

2019: National Assembly urged to transmit Not-Too-Young-To-Run bill for assent

The Not-Too-Young -To-Run Movement by a coalition of Civil Society Organisations on Friday at a meeting urged National Assembly to transmit the Not-Too-Young-To-Run bill for Presidential assent.

Itse Sagay: Nigeria will regret having youth as president

As the debate on leadership in Nigeria – in view of the 2019 election – continues to gather momentum, Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), has warned that the country would be embarking on a dangerous journey if it elected a youth as president.

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