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Category: Politics

Can Atiku Unseat President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019 election?

Nigeria’s political landscape is characteristically characterized by a power tussle between two major political parties, the PDP and the APC. Incumbent president, Muhammadu Buhari is a member of the APC, and he came into power by defeating President Goodluck Jonathan of the PDP in the 2015 elections. Before the APC recorded that victory, many in […]

Dr Adedeji Adeleke Net Worth and Biography

If there’s someone – a Nigerian to be precise, who doesn’t know who Adedeji Adeleke is, then that person is certainly living without a radio, television set, a phone, in fact, that individual is literally living under a rock. If you’re one of those “early men” then this article is right for you. On a […]

Aso Rock Precidential Villa, FCT Abuja: History And Pictures

All nations on earth have a designated dwelling place and official quarters for their Presidents. The United States of America has the White House, which functions as the President’s home and office; the United Kingdom has No. 10 Downing street, Westminster as the official residence and office of the UK Prime Minister; and other countries […]

Babajide Sanwo-Olu Net worth 2018 and Biography

Before the recent 2019 governorship election primaries for the All Progressives Congress in Lagos state held, the name ‘Babajide Sanwo-Olu’ hardly rang any bells. To many, it was just a regular name, just like anyone else’s. As a matter of fact, it was relatively unknown to the average Lagosian. The party primaries were almost expected […]

Top 10 Richest Politicians In Nigeria

Undoubtedly, Nigeria is a very wealthy country. However, it appears as though the country’s wealth only circulates around the corridors of power; and as such, the leaders grow richer and richer, while the masses grow poorer with each passing day. All over the world, Nigerian political leaders are known to be very corrupt – if […]

Aisha Abubakar: Biography and Interesting Details

Aisha Abubakar from Tambuwal Local Government Area of Sokoto State was born into the family of the renowned Nigerian and elder statesman Alhaji Abubakar Alhaji and the royal family of the Sokoto caliphate, on the 20th of July, 1966. In 1978, she was admitted on national merit to the prestigious Queen’s College, Yaba Lagos to […]

Reasons for Rural Migration in Nigeria

reasons for rural migration in nigeria

Human migration is the movement of people from one place to another either from rural to urban or urban to rural with the intentions of settling temporarily or permanently in the new location. Rural migration (also referred to as rural-urban migration) is the movement of people from villages or the countryside to cities or towns, […]

Reasons For Privatization In Nigeria

reasons for privatization in nigeria

Privatization involves the transfer of ownership from the public sector to the private sector. Realistically, privatization takes many forms and the term is sometimes used broadly, to describe any policy changes that enlarges the scope for private enterprises to compete with state-owned enterprises (SOEs) or even ones that might cause SOEs to behave more like […]

How Many Ethnic Groups are in Nigeria? (See List)

ethnic groups in nigeria

Every Nigerian knows the three major ethnic groups in the country but there are actuallly over 250 ethnic groups in the country. The Hausas are the biggest ethnic group in Nigeria with approximately 25% of the Nigerian population. The Yoruba group follows closely with approximately 21%. Additionally, the Ijaws are another major group with a […]

Introduction to Nigerian Government and Politics

introduction to nigerian government and politics

After the colonial era, the Nigerian Government became an independent nation precisely on the 1st October 1960. Three years later, the country would eventually become the Federal Republic of Nigeria on the 1st of October 1963. Introduction to Nigerian Government and Politics The Federal Republic System adopted by Nigeria was modelled after the United States […]

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