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I Call For The Removal Of The National Assembly-Hon Alex Kwapnoe 

By   /  May 7, 2018  /  Commentary / Interviews  /  No Comments

In this Interview, Alex Kwapnoe, a former Member representing Sendam, Ex-Plateau Commissioner and an APC Gubernatorial aspirant during the 2015 general elections, speaks about the democracy, the incessant killings and failure of Security as well as how Nigeria has fared since the return of democracy in 1999.   Generally how would you say our democracy […]

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Automatic Ticket Is Anti-Democracy – Senator Suleiman Hunkuyi

By   /  June 4, 2017  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Obute James Warns against imposition of candidates Senator Suleiman Hunkuyi, the representative of Kaduna North Senatorial District and  Chairman Senate Committee on National Population and National Identity  in an interview with journalists in Abuja warned against automatic ticket and imposition of candidate on the electorate. Hunkuyi who is also the Vice Chairman, Senate Committee on […]

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Prof. Osinbajo, Obaseki And Lessons From Democracy

By   /  March 8, 2017  /  Viewpoint  /  No Comments

John Mayaki On Monday, 6th of March 2017, Acting President of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osinbajo was in Benin City, the capital of Edo State. The visit was part of his several others to states in the Niger-Delta to interact with leaders of the oil rich communities on how to resolve the persistent crisis in the […]

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Democracy, Democrats and National Security; Youth engagement and incluclusive citizens participation

By   /  August 25, 2016  /  Viewpoint  /  No Comments

Mukhtar Muhammad Mk The emergence of Bauchi State Youth Progressive Assembly has embolden the vibrant youth to share ideas and discuss issues bordering the development  of the peal of tourism in particular and Nigeria in general. Youth whom were tagged as the backbone of every society,they remain ineffective in the socioeconomic and political development of […]

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Groups Plan To Disrupt Democracy Day In Bauchi Over Nonpayment of Workers’ Salary, Pensions And Gratuity

By   /  May 29, 2016  /  North-Central  /  No Comments

Logpobiri Anaiya Indications emerge that political youth groups have completed plans to disrupt democracy day in Bauchi. This according to reliable source may not be unconnected to non-payment of workers salary, pensions including gratuity. Other reasons may be that the APC administration under Mohammed Abubakar has not performed beyond expectation in line with APC claim […]

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FULL TEXT: President Buhari’s Democracy Day Speech, 29th May 2016

By   /  May 29, 2016  /  Headlines  /  3 Comments

One year ago today, Muhammadu Buhari was sworn in as President of Nigeria. Below is the full text of his speech to mark the first anniversary. President Buhari’s Democracy Day Speech, 29th May 2016 My compatriots, It is one year today since our administration came into office. It has been a year of triumph, consolidation, […]

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Hon. Abubakar Total, Sani Hamza Funtua, Nigeria Police, Democracy, and the Rest of Us

By   /  May 6, 2016  /  Viewpoint  /  No Comments

A case involving one Abubakar Total, a member of Katsina State House of Assembly representing Funtua and Sani Hamza Funtua, an open letter writer, has since dominated discussion in social media. The member felt insulted for being reminded by this his constituent of his responsibilities as a member representing Funtua hence ordered his arrest. Before […]

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Democracy Must Serve The Needs Of The People

By   /  December 10, 2015  /  Reports  /  No Comments

Being the Text of Press Statement issued on the occasion of 2015 Annual Anti-Corruption Tour organized by the Coalition Against Corrupt Leaders (CACOL) on the Anti-Corruption Day dated 9th of December, 2015. Compatriots, Ladies and Gentlemen, The Coalition Against Corrupt Leaders (CACOL), has organized its 2015 Annual Anti-Corruption Tour to monitor some Federal and Lagos […]

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Nigeria: Emerging one-party rule puts a stranglehold on our democracy

By   /  October 25, 2015  /  Viewpoint  /  No Comments

Iyoha John Darlington Nigeria had a general election and candidates contested under the platform of different political parties, that is to say, Nigeria practices multi-party system and in a multi-party democracy like such she practises a government is formed by candidates drawn from different political parties. Under this setting regimentation and dictatorship is guarded against. […]

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The Need For Internal Democracy In Nigeria Political parties

By   /  July 19, 2015  /  Viewpoint  /  No Comments

In liberal political theory, it has long been noted that the relative neglect of the internal life of political parties is due to the notion that they are private associations, which are entitled to govern their own internal structures and processes. This laissez faire approach, unfortunately, has led to internal divisions because, among other reasons, […]

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