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News Nigeria » Politics: Nigerians should get involved in politics - Cardinal Onaiyekan

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Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

John Cardinal Onaiyekan, former President, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), has said that politics was “not for miserable people seeking a way to get out of poverty”. “Nigerians should stop complaining and get involved in politics because it ...

News Nigeria » Politics: Nigeria in a state of uncertainty, political emergency —Onaiyekan

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Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

The Metropolitan Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, John Cardinal Onaiyekan, on Sunday told President Muhammadu Buhari that Nigerians deserved far better than they were getting from his administration. The cleric noted that the nation “is in a state of ...

News Nigeria » Politics: Nigeria in state of political emergency, needs urgent rescue, says Onaiyekan

News channel or source: https://guardian.ng/news/nigeria-in-state-of-political-emergency-needs-urgent-rescue-says-onaiyekan/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

The Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, John Cardinal Onaiyekan, yesterday lamented the present state of the country, saying the nation was going through a period of political emergency. He said that there was an urgent and serious need to salvage the country ...

News Nigeria » Politics: 2019: NNPP blames INEC, political parties on poor voters registration exercise

News channel or source: http://dailypost.ng/2018/02/19/2019-nnpp-blames-inec-political-parties-poor-voters-registration-exercise/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

New Nigerian people’s party, NNPP, has lampoon the Independent National Electoral Commission and all the registered political parties in the country responsible for all the challenges bedevilling the ongoing voters registration exercise The chairman ...

News Nigeria » Politics: Nigeria: Under-Age Voters - Litmus Test for INEC

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201802190191.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

We recall that in the nation's democratic journey, one of the things that has continued to stick out like sore thumb in the Nigerian political space is election rigging. There is no shade and manner it hasn't taken since independence in 1960. In our ...

News Nigeria » Politics: The Injustice Blog] Nigeria’s ‘youth leaders’ could learn a thing or two from South Africa’s Julius Malema

News channel or source: https://ynaija.com/nigerias-youth-leaders-could-learn-a-thing-or-two-from-south-africas-julius-malema/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

At the moment, Nigeria is at crossroads, things are not working as expected, the youth through the #NotTooYoungToRun campaign have championed its right to political office. As laudable as the campaign is, the youth are yet to make its impact felt in the ...

News Nigeria » Politics: Senator Ekweremadu: Nigeria’s progress depends on our unity

News channel or source: https://www.today.ng/news/politics/81829/senator-ekweremadu-nigerias-progress-depends-unity
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Ekweremadu said like every other concerned Nigerian, members of the National Assembly (NASS) are worried by the state of insecurity in the country and crises fuelled by ethnic, religious, and political differences. While responding to the challenge thrown ...

News Nigeria » Politics: How Masekela’s Journeys in Exile Shaped His Music and Politics

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Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

In 1972 Masekela decided to travel to Africa in search of musical inspiration. His friendship with the Nigerian political activist and pioneer of Afrobeat, Fela Anikulapo Kuti, would leave a deep imprint on him as he developed an awareness about the ...

News Nigeria » Politics: The Nigerian Politics of Latter-day Saints, By ‘Fisayo Soyombo

News channel or source: https://opinion.premiumtimesng.com/2018/02/12/the-nigerian-politics-of-latter-day-saints-by-fisayo-soyombo/
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

To be clear, Obasanjo and IBB have said nothing but the truth; there is an overwhelming consensus among the party neutrals that Buhari has fallen immeasurably short of the expectations and the promises of 2015. To have such voices echo the same thought is ...

News Nigeria » Politics: Humanitarian Response Plan for Spreading Crisis in Nigeria

News channel or source: http://www.ipsnews.net/2018/02/humanitarian-response-plan-spreading-crisis-nigeria/
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

ABUJA, Nigeria, Feb 8 2018 (IPS ... but it has not addressed underlying vulnerabilities and problems. In the absence of a political solution, the crisis will continue through 2018. While a robust and improved humanitarian response will be essential ...