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Hooliganist Politics and the Beautification of Area Boys

April 19, 2022

Realpolitik has a long history with the streets. The romance between politicians and the streets is an artful way whereby they brandish whatever street credibility they have left in them to gain support from the masses. But when this romance with the streets is taken beyond the ordinary, and it begins to hamper proper government … Continue reading Hooliganist Politics and the Beautification of Area Boys

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Politics

Vice Presidential Debate 2019: Inching Towards Issue-Based Politics

April 19, 2022

On Friday, 14th December, vice-presidential candidates slugged it out in a debate at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja for the 2019 general elections. The event had an enthusiastic audience across the internet, television, and radio listening keenly for fine details, body language, composure and preparedness of the candidates in supporting the mandate of their presidential … Continue reading Vice Presidential Debate 2019: Inching Towards Issue-Based Politics

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Politics

Introducing Issues-Based Politics as Campaign Season Begins

April 19, 2022

The much-awaited presidential campaign season began officially on Sunday, 18th November as the ban was lifted by INEC. However, not until the 1st of December will counterpart governorship candidates have a go at going head to head in their respective states with their promises to the people and campaign proper. Now that the ground is … Continue reading Introducing Issues-Based Politics as Campaign Season Begins

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Politics

Ireti Doyle Reacts To Davido’s Involvement In Osun Politics

April 19, 2022

Davido‘s active involvement in the Osun State Election campaigns has caught the attention of a lot of Nigerians. One of such people is Nollywood actress, Ireti Doyle, who talked about it on her Instagram page. The Instagram post had a picture of the Assurance crooner dressed in the opposition party’s colours. The veteran actress said … Continue reading Ireti Doyle Reacts To Davido’s Involvement In Osun Politics

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Law

Law With Ehijeme: Nigeria, Politics & You

April 19, 2022

Nigeria as a System Everything that functions properly is a product of a healthy system. As healthy biological systems equal a healthy body, so also a healthy political system equals a healthy nation. A healthy political system is the product of a harmonious interplay between the tiers of government in the country. Nigeria as it … Continue reading Law With Ehijeme: Nigeria, Politics & You

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Politics

The PACT – Charting a New Wave in Nigerian Politics

April 19, 2022

The media went agog when news of a consensus candidate who will fly the standard of the PACT (Presidential Aspirants Coming Together) alliance was released. Fela Durotoye had emerged as winner over the likes of Kingsley Moghalu, Yele Sowore and 10 others who had earlier signed a Memorandum of Understanding to come together and present … Continue reading The PACT – Charting a New Wave in Nigerian Politics

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People

Tuface Declares Interest In Joining Politics

April 19, 2022

A lot of Nigerians have been swept away by the positive waves activated by the #NotTooYoungToRun Campaign, and have begun to take interest in Nigerian politics. Among them is the  Award winning musician, Tuface Innocent Idibia, who have indicated interest in joining Nigerian political scene. Not Too Young To Run The musician, as reported by … Continue reading Tuface Declares Interest In Joining Politics

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Entertainment

5 Nollywood Actors in Politics

April 19, 2022

The last elections in the country saw a large participation of entertainers in the political space. Most of those who ventured into politics happened to be actors, perhaps leveraging on their on-screen popularity. Below is a list of the top 5 actors who are in politics or have contended for a political office. DESMOND ELIOT … Continue reading 5 Nollywood Actors in Politics

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History

THROWBACK THURSDAY: First Nigerian Women in Politics

April 19, 2022

Women’s participation in Nigerian politics is very important, however, most of the times, women are relegated to the background, as floor members and cheerleaders. Amazingly, in the pre-colonial era, women have been an important part of our political set up. For example, we have Queen Amina of Zaria in the 11th century who made Zaria a … Continue reading THROWBACK THURSDAY: First Nigerian Women in Politics

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CAREER

Office Politics and How to Survive It

April 19, 2022

I met someone and listening to her phone conversation, she said to the person on the other end, “I know she dislikes me for no reason, but they can’t fire me because I’m the best hand they have in the organisation.” Knowing that she had value and something her organisation needed gave her confidence. But … Continue reading Office Politics and How to Survive It

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Opinion

The Machiavellian Nature of Democratic Politics in Nigeria

April 19, 2022

To be Machiavellian means to be cunning. It describes one with a penchant for manipulating people and feeling no remorse. In politics, a Machiavellian could be seen as an individual who buries moral sentiments and handles situations in practical terms. In other words, such an individual does not see right or wrong but only circumstances. … Continue reading The Machiavellian Nature of Democratic Politics in Nigeria

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Opinion

5 Marketing Lessons You Can Learn From Nigeria’s Politics

April 19, 2022

Marketers and business developers need to keep learning how to make more sales, create more profitable business opportunities and make more customers. Common places to learn from are books, seminars and social networks. But how about Nigeria’s politics? Politicians have to be some of the smartest marketers around. They know exactly how to rally followers to … Continue reading 5 Marketing Lessons You Can Learn From Nigeria’s Politics

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Politics

PVCs Of All Registered Lagos Voters Now Ready For Collection

April 19, 2022

  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Lagos State has announced that the permanent voter cards (PVCs) of all registered voters in the state are ready for collection. Read more about Politics This was enclosed in a press release published on Tuesday by the Administrative Secretary of the Lagos INEC, Adebisi Oladepo Ajayi, on … Continue reading PVCs Of All Registered Lagos Voters Now Ready For Collection

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Politics

National Conscience Party (NCP) Adopts Peter Obi

April 19, 2022

  The National Conscience Party (NCP) has endorsed Peter Obi, the Labour Party’s presidential candidate for the 2023 general election. Read more about Politics This comes on the heels of endorsements of Obi by other political figures, including former president Olusegun Obasanjo. The NCP made their support for Obi known through a statement issued on … Continue reading National Conscience Party (NCP) Adopts Peter Obi

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Politics

Peter Obi At Chatham House: The Key Takeaways

April 19, 2022

  On the 16th of this month, Mr Peter Obi, presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP) for the forthcoming election in February, was at the Chatham House, London to discuss his plans for Nigeria when elected. These issues centred on debt, insecurity, secessionist agitation across the country, foreign investments, healthcare, power generation, and so … Continue reading Peter Obi At Chatham House: The Key Takeaways

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