First let me start by congratulating INEC on ensuring that these elections will be holding tomorrow. Despite what we can be assured has been considerable political pressure on Attahiru Jega, the commission has not buckled. But there are some – and given Nigeria’s history with ‘free’ and ‘fair’ elections I would be surprised if this number … More Oya! Make Una Clear Road, Election Day Don Come.
On February 6, the news arrived that the Council of State had rejected current President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan’s request for the postponement of Nigeria’s elections from the 14th and 28th of February, 2015 to the 28th of March, 2015. On the 8th of February, some of us either went to sleep or woke up with … More Missing PVCs, Moved Election Dates, and the Transformative Power of Inky Thumbs.