EDO ELECTION: PRESIDENT BUHARI URGES PARTIES, CANDIDATES, SECURITY AGENTS TO BEHAVE RESPONSIBLY

President Muhammadu Buhari has advised political parties, candidates and security agents to behave responsibly in the forthcoming Edo State gubernatorial elections. The President in a message to voters, political parties, election officials and security personnel, reiterated his stance that, “I am passionately committed to free and fair elections, but my own commitment is not enough if other actors at ground zero refuse to abide by the rules.” According to President Buhari, “I want to see democratic standards in the country raised higher at every level, but these cannot be achieved…

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STATE OF NATION: Coalition Of CSOs Fault Obasanjo’s Claims Over Statement On PMB

…accuse him of alleged monumental corruption Coalition of Civil Society Organisations, Thursday, faulted and countered statements made by former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, on President Muhammadu Buhari, alleging Nigeria fast becoming a failed state and more divided than ever. This was contained in a speech read by leader of the coalition, Abraham Egbor, where they called for probe of alleged spending of $16 billion by the Obasanjo-led administration for the power sector without anything to show for amongst other monumental corruption. According to the group state of the nation under Obasanjo’s…

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