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By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 15th, 2013
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Salihu Moh. Lukman smlukman@gmail.com It is very common, in Nigeria, to hear the phrase ‘this is politics’. Often, to a politician it means, this is my prerogative. In other words, ‘it is my jurisdiction and I set the rule’ seems to be the message. The ‘rule’ could...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Feb 26th, 2013
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Former presidential candidate of the Congress for Progressive Change (CPC), retired General Muhammadu Buhari has stated that the merger of opposition parties is the only way to defeat People’s Democratic Party (PDP). Addressing elected representatives and other members of the party in Abuja on Monday...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Jan 22nd, 2013
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Remarks by General Muhammadu Buhari at the Inauguration of the CPC Merger Committee at the CPC National Secretariat Utako on Wednesday, January 16,2013 – I would like to welcome all of you to this very important gathering , and would like to begin by apologising  to all of you for the short not...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Jan 16th, 2013
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Opposition parties are back on the drawing board. But how far can they go in 2015 without a formidable alliance. Group Political Editor EMMANUEL OLADESU writes on the lessons past botched alliances and the imperative of a new merger plan. Can opposition parties get it right in 2015? To observers, his...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 28th, 2011
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Abuja – Nigeria’s Supreme Court threw out a challenge to President Goodluck Jonathan’s victory in April 16 elections, upholding the result and rejecting calls by the main opposition party for a recount in several parts of the country. Jonathan was declared winner with 59% of the vot...