Nigeria: Indigent citizens to Benefit from Welfare Program

The presidency recently disclosed that one million poverty-stricken Nigerians will be given N5,000 ($25.13) every month for sustenance. It also explained why the much anticipated change agenda is taking time to manifest, just as it firmly rejected the insinuations that poverty and lack are products of the change mantra, describing such claim as opposition criticism […]


Nigeria: How Buhari’s administration would grow the Economy

The Finance Minister, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun has set out government’s plan to reset Nigeria’s economy with structured borrowing, targeted investment and diversified growth. Speaking at a special event hosted by the Lagos Business School, she said: “We have inherited a set of conditions that requires us to refine how we collectively work towards ushering in […]

Audio: Election day conversation with General Buhari by Omoyele Sowore

ELECTION UPDATE: PRESIDENT GOODLUCK JONATHAN DECLARED WINNER! CLICK HERE FOR MORE Omoyele Sowore of Sahara Reporters interviewed General Buhari of the CPC on Saturday. They discussed the General’s thoughts on his electoral chances as well as the possibility of an ACN alliance should there be a run-off election among others. In case you missed it, listen to […]


Pictures: The Nigerian 2011 Presidential Campaigns in Pictures

As Nigerians wait in anticipation for tomorrow’s Presidential elections, here are some pictures from this year’s Presidential campaigns. We are focusing on this year’s three leading Presidential candidates; President Goodluck Jonathan, General Muhammadu Buhari and Mallam Nuhu Ribadu. A note on copyrights: The following organizations are the copyright owners of these images – Reuters, AFP, […]


ELECTION UPDATE: PRESIDENT GOODLUCK JONATHAN DECLARED WINNER! CLICK HERE FOR MORE By Arukaino Umukoro Never before in the history of the country has a general election generated such excitement among Nigerians – at home and in the diaspora  like the 2011 April Polls. It almost feels like waiting to watch super-fast humans prove their athletic prowess in […]