Buhari announces second term ambitions

Buhari announces second term ambitions

As previously forecasted by Menas Associates, President Muhammadu Buhari has made the official announcement to his party that he will be seeking a second term in office as president. Buhari made his intentions known at the meeting of the National Executive Council...
Is Buhari standing in Nigeria’s 2019 election?

Is Buhari standing in Nigeria’s 2019 election?

The reluctance of President Muhammadu Buhari to make a statement about his intentions with respect to the 2019 election is logical. If he announces that he won’t seek a second mandate, he will immediately be sidelined as a one-term president just as he is trying to...
Nigeria’s low-level war in Taraba and Benue

Nigeria’s low-level war in Taraba and Benue

Boko Haram’s persistent attacks in the North East geopolitical zone are overshadowing a low level, but nonetheless intense, ongoing war between Fulani herdsmen and different ethnic communities in many parts of the north. The inter-communal violence  is claiming many...
Tinubu appointed to reconcile APC

Tinubu appointed to reconcile APC

President Muhammadu Buhari has given the task of reconciling aggrieved ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) members to Lagos State’s former governor Bola Ahmed Tinubu (1999 -2007). The President’s spokesperson, Garba Shehu, tasked Tinubu with ‘resolving...