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APC and 2018: Year in Review for Ruling  Party 

By Gabriel Atumeyi The All Progressives Congress (APC) in 2018 largely had an undistinguished outing in its preparation for the 2019 election against a resurgent People’s Democratic Party (PDP), its main rival. The year for the party was hugely characterised by controversies and in-fighting. First was the tenure elongation issue …

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Nuclear Security and the INF Treaty

  By Sunday Orinya The new confrontation between Russia and the West has already taken very specific outlines. The “New Cold War” will not be underpinned by ideological differences. It finds expression in various areas of strategic interest like military, sports, the Middle East, Eastern Europe, cyberspace, spiritual values, etc. …

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2019: Abdullahi Adamu’s Bumpy Ride to APC Senate Ticket 

Attah Adgidzi, in this report, chronicles the bumpy ride of former Nasarawa State governor, Abdullahi Aamu for his third “missionary journey” to the Senate.  When the crisis between Governor Umaru Tanko Almakura and Senator Abdullahi Adamu started prior to the All Progressives Congress (APC) primary elections in the state, many …

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Benue Guber: A Four-Sided Battle Between Ortom, Others

The battle line over who would occupy the Benue Peoples House in 2019 is drawn between Governor Samuel Ortom(PDP) against NEPZA boss, Emmanuel Jime (APC), Rev.Frederick Ikyaan (PRP) and the governorship candidate of the SDP, Hingah Biem among others. Though other political parties such as Labour Party(LP), All Progressives Grand …

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