It is no longer news that President Muhammadu Buhari has refused assent to one of the most progressive bills the national assembly has ever passed, that is the Digital Rights and Freedom Bill. The bill provides for the “protection...
It seems that for the political actors in Nigeria, the overriding concern is the expansion of their circle of influence through the penetration of political patronage links to the grassroots. The concern of improving economic situation of the country...
For a long time, Nigerian creatives have shown strong consistency in building their art and pushing it out into the world. In 2018, Ayodeji “Wizkid” Balogun, a Nigerian pop music artist hosted a sold out concert at the 02...
On February 15, a day to the presidential election in Nigeria, journalists begin to report on a possible postponement of the election. Citing inside sources in the Independent National Electoral Commission, the reports were published in mainstream media outlets....
Last week, we woke up to news of threats of a U.K./U.S. visa ban on politicians who carry out anti-democratic activities during the Nigerian general elections. The tone of the ‘warning’ was rather condescending and had the familiar racist...