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All Progressing Crisis

What is wrong with the All Progressives Congress (APC)? They won the presidential (s)election on a platform of change, won most of the governorships, became the majority party in both houses of the National Assembly and yet it seems they are lurching from one crisis to the next. Three months after 16 years of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) dominance of …

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Somebody is not telling the truth in the senate president saga

Two All Progressives Congress (APC) national assembly legislators were interviewed on Channels TV yesterday. First up was Femi Gbajabiamila, from Lagos State, who was the party’s chosen candidate for Speaker of the House of Representatives. Gbajabiamila, was quite articulate, as you would expect of a US-trained attorney, and he alternated between a combative and reconciliatory tone. He said the election …

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It’s not looking good for Bobo Chicago Bola Tinubu

The election of Bukola Saraki and Yakubu Dogara as the senate president and speaker of the House of Representatives has the feeling of signalling the death rites for the career of Bobo Chicago Bola Tinubu as a major player on the national political scene. Tinubu was being widely acclaimed as a master tactician and kingmaker when the coalition of varying …

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Transformation + change = business as usual

The installation of Bukola Saraki, a former PDP governor of Kwara State, as the President of the Senate under the APC, and Ike Ekweremadu of the PDP as his deputy, has been described as as a blend of transformation and change. Former Minister of National Planning Abubakar Sulaiman, said “the critical support offered by the PDP lawmakers in the emergence …

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Bobo Chicago checkmated

Bobo Chicago Bola Tinubu, the former Lagos State mobster and APC kingmaker, is having his considerable influence eroded since the (s)elections. Most observers expected him to be calling the shots at national level since Buhahari became president. But as we wrote before the (s)elections, Buhahahari has slowly been isolating Tinubu and his stooge the dimunitive vice president Yemi Osinbajo. Tinubu’s …

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