2019 Presidential Election: A case for Buhari, Osinbajo- By Dayo Ifayemi
2 Once again, Nigeria is at the crossroad of history. President Muhammadu Buhari, who broke history as the first opposition figure to unseat a ruling party through the ballot box, is battling to prevent the return of a resurgent PDP; the party he defeated four years ago. There have... Read more
Nigerians revisit ‘Nigeria Air’ saga as Akwa Ibom successfully launches airline
Nigerians are criticizing the government over the suspended ‘Nigerian Air’ project after the Akwa Ibom state government unveiled a new airline, Ibom Air on Wednesday. The airline will commence flight operations after the staff training, test run and the regulatory authorities have certified it fit to fly in the... Read more
Atiku wins Today’s Echo presidential poll
The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP), Atiku Abubakar has emerged the winner in the online poll conducted by Today’s Echo on its website for presidential contestants. Although there are over 70 contestants for president, the poll was conducted on 9 candidates. The other candidates are President Muhammadu... Read more
Atiku vs Buhari: How the winner will emerge in the 2019 presidential election(Exclusive)
Nigerians head to the polls on February 16, 2019 to vote for the presidential candidate of their choice. Despite optimistic conversations about choosing from a new crop of politicians, Nigerians realistically have only two major options available. The battle is between President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress... Read more
Atiku steps up campaign in Lagos via social media
Presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party(PDP), Atiku Abubakar has scaled up his efforts to garner support in Nigeria’s commercial capital; Lagos State. Lagos is a traditional base of the ruling All Progressives Congress(APC), with god-father Bola Tinubu determining the political direction of the state since 1999. Now, with the... Read more
Exclusive: How Atiku can win the presidential election
As the 2019 presidential election in Nigeria approaches, the major players are gearing up for a thrilling contest. Today’s Echo estimates that about 51 candidates will participate in this election. However, the two major candidates are Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Atiku Abubakar of the... Read more
Today’s Echo Exclusive: How Atiku may win the 2019 presidential election
As the 2019 presidential election in Nigeria approaches, the political landscape is increasingly dramatic as the major players gear up for a thrilling contest. It is estimated that about 55 candidates will participate in this election. However, the two major parties remain the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the... Read more
Exclusive: China’s slowing economy may hurt Nigeria
As China’s Economic growth slows down in the heat of its trade war with the United States, developing countries like Nigeria, who rely on Chinese loan may become adversely affected. The first and second economies in the world have drawn daggers, and while they have not gone for each... Read more
Osinbajo: It is dishonourable for Saraki, Dogara to label TraderMoni as vote buying
While fielding questions from participants at an interactive session organised by Good Leadership Initiative on Sunday in Lekki, Lagos, Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo said it is extremely dishonourable for the Senate President, Bukola Saraki and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara to label TraderMoni, one of... Read more
Osinbajo speaks on cause of helicopter crash, says it is not yet time to die
Vice President of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has finally revealed the cause of the crash of his chopper on Saturday, February 2, 2019 at Kabba in Kogi State. On Sunday, while addressing participants at a dialogue session organised by Good Leadership Initiative, at Pistis Conference Centre, Lekki, Lagos, the... Read more