Animals in Nigeria must live in dread of being accused of a crime they didn’t commit because termites are the latest to be featured in a corruption story and there’s ₦17.2 billion involved this time. What’s the tea?
You might think only two political parties are stressing your life as a Nigerian, but there are actually 18 of them. How did they come to be, and what’s their origin story? We’ve dug up the stories of the biggest ten, so we can gist you.
If the logos of Nigerian political parties could speak, what would they say?
This week’s subject on Abroad Life left Nigeria for the US in 2014. Last year, she moved to Canada. Why? The US has too much immigration wahala. She thinks more Nigerians should come to Canada because “things work” there.
What happens when an unstoppable force meets an immovable object? It’s the same thing that happens when Nigerian soldiers clashed with police officers in Lagos traffic. How did it end?
Executives and members of the parliament are always grabbing the news headlines, but what do you know about those running the Supreme Court?
You can’t deny that APC gives off sugar daddy vibes and Labour party feels very working-class. This is how the other parties make us feel.
If it’s not dramatic and very likely illegal, then it’s not a Nigerian impeachment, as these governors found out.
Nigeria hasn’t reviewed the salaries and allowances of political office holders in 15 years and Kenya has the right formula for how we can change that. How does it currently work?
This week’s subject on Abroad Life is thankful he’s an American citizen so he could swiftly move to the US once Lagos began to stress him. In a year, he’s on the career path he projected for himself and even making music on the side.
What’s Buhari’s obsession with Niger Republic and using Nigeria’s scarce resources to take care of them? We have the tea.
The registration window for new PVCs has finally closed after a dramatic final few weeks and we learnt a few important things.
It’s easy to use mouth to run a country, as these old Buhari tweets prove.
We don’t know how much the gods need to rig an election, but a Nigerian politician has found out it probably costs more than ₦24 million.
Who’s going to step up and save the naira from the trenches?
Some Nigerian senators have drawn the line for Buhari and given him a deadline to fix up or face impeachment. There are a million reasons why the threat or the impeachment won’t work. Here are some:
Nduka’s* uncles expected him to take up his father’s role as village chief priest, but the police force was more exciting to him. Then the first military coup happened and working there as an Igbo man became difficult. He shares the moments that led up to his retirement after 35 years of service.
From Funke Akindele and Carolyna Hutchings to Banky W and Yul Edochie, celebrities are becoming the new politicians. But what does this mean for everyone involved? Here’s what we think:
“If we do this, we’ll only end up bringing down the level of educational standards in Nigeria.”
Here’s what lawmakers think about a bill to extend the validity period of JAMB results to two years.
The endorsement of clergymen of questionable origin is the latest twist in the controversy of Bola Tinubu’s Muslim-Muslim presidential ticket. But what does everyone think about the controversial ticket?
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