Buhari Wins 2nd Term; Tops Atiku!

The Independent National Electoral Commission has formally declared incumbent president Muhammadu Buhari winner of last Saturday’s Nigerian presidential election. At the close of collation of results this morning at about …

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The Strange Aso Rock Voting Style

The 2019 presidential election has come and gone, bar the state-by-state results which are coming up gradually as arranged by INEC from the collation centre at the International Conference Centre …

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PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION DAY: ON YOUR MARKS, SET……

D-Day is here. Saturday 23rd February 2019. We all have a date with history as Nigerians go to the polls today to elect a president to pilot the ship of …

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The Die Is Cast – Again!

We have arrived at ‘Another Day Before D-Day’.  Today is the day before another presidential election day, just like we had last Friday before the polls were postponed till tomorrow.  …

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23rd February 2019 – Waiting For Godot?

There is much pessimism in the land. The average Nigerian is being bombarded with information – most of it unverifiable – sowing hopelessness and doubt as to whether the postponed …

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Extra-Judicial Rascality of Customs Officers on our Highways

Amidst the controversy generated by the killing of a civilian at a Customs checkpoint at the Ijebu-Ode/Sagamu interchange last Sunday, it has become necessary to examine the statutory duties of …

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As We Recover From The Postponement Shock…..

Saturday’s postponement of the general elections was a shock to many Nigerians.  For those voting for the very first time, like my 21-year-old son Eghosa who only collected his PVC …

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NO ELECTIONS – YET!

Sadly, the question many of us kept asking received the all-important answer in the last minute – INEC is not ready to conduct the expected elections contrary to its continued …

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The Mad Rush to Travel Home and Vote

The roads have been very busy with vehicular movement these last hours before presidential election day. Many Nigerians in the urban centres like Lagos and State capitals are hitting the …

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