Tag Archives: Gen. Muhammad Buhari

2015: Buhari and APC’s march towards victory

With its successful national convention effectively concluded in Abuja recently and the consequent emergence of national and zonal executives it could be correctly said that the opposition All Progressive Congress, APC has arrived. It is now in full blossom, capable of tackling its main rival the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP with a view to edging

Katsina CPC Political Imbroglio: Controversy trails Federal High Court ruling National Assembly, INEC maintain mum!

BY JAMES OBUTE Justice Gladys Olotu of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Friday, January 11 this year ruled that the two senators and eight lawmakers of Katsina State Congress for Progress Change who were removed from National Assembly last year be reinstated because the electoral body had no right to void or withdraw the

APC’s Anxiety over Buhari

BY MAHMOON BABA AHMED The recent grouping of 11 ‘progressive governors’ cutting across leading opposition political parties to form a united front —the All Progressive Alliance APC– against the governing party, is not a novelty in Nigeria’s politics. In the First Republic, a grand alliance, the United Progressive Grand Alliance, UPGA, was formed between some