the Nigerian elections which were scheduled for February 16 were unexpectedly
canceled at the last minute. The postponement of the elections proved quite
overwhelming for many Nigerians who took to social media to express their sentiments
about the turnout of events. The elections have however now been scheduled for
February 23 and Nigerians are in earnest preparation.
Nigerians Not Happy About Turnout Of Events
Some Nigerians Want To Move To Canada
Amina Zakari Considered To Replace
Magmood Yakubu As INEC Chairman
Nigerian actor Babatunde Omidina popularly known as Baba Suwe was reported to
be gravely ill and in critical condition. The actor who is said to be battling
diabetic conditions was interviewed on radio where he recounted the experiences
leading to his ailment and pleaded for financial support from Nigerians. Since
his ordeal was made known on social media, several discussions have been raised
concerning his treatment and there has been significant progress.
Atiku Pledges To Privatise NNPC If
presidential aspirant Atiku Abubakar has pledged to privatise Nigerian National
Petroleum Company (NNPC) which he branded as a “mafia organisation”.
In his words, “I am committed to these privatisations, as I have said. I swear
even if they are going to kill me, I will do it”. He also made reference to his
previous attempt to end the NNPC when he was vice-president under Olusegun
Obasanjo from 1999 to 2007.