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Nigeria’s urgent challenge is to get the best options for candidates in the 2019 general elections.
We are putting pressure on citizens to make that happen.

Amaechi’s vote of no confidence on Buhari: The implications and consequences

By Ilemona Onoja With the undenied serial revelations of the alleged private opinions of the Director General of the Buhari Presidential Campaign Organisation, Rt. Hon. Rotimi...

#OpenOilLicense: Nigeria is losing revenue from the President’s discretionary powers

By Ayobami Adekojo The Petroleum Act 1969 (as amended ) gives full authority or discretion to the minister of petroleum to grant licenses for the...

2019: A better year for Nigeria

By Nonso Ozoemena Every new year, for the first month at least, most Nigerians experience a word I made up called “Janumism.” It is a...

Nigeria needs economic re-engineering – Peter Obi

The Vice Presidential candidate of the People's Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Peter Obi says Nigeria needs a team with a firm understanding of global...

Opinion: Is David Aderinokun a breath of fresh air or a...

by Muyiwa Olowogboyega Given Nigeria's history of military rule, the transition to democracy is one of the more interesting subjects to observe. With more than two...

Buhari’s associates have become multibillionaires – Galadima

Alhaji Buba Galadima, a staunch supporter of President Muhammadu Buhari in 2015, has since debunked claims that the President has any integrity. In an...

The #NextLevel Budget; a journey to the Slaughter House

by Nonso Ozoemena On December 19, 2018, President Muhammadu Buhari mounted the podium of a joint session of the National Assembly, to present the 2019...

Atiku, Obi meet with Civil Society, pledge to uphold ideals of...

The Presidential candidate of the People's Democratic Party, (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and his running mate, Peter Obi; accompanied by the party's National Chairman, Prince Uche...

Buhari promises rewards for “loyal and hardworking” supporters

President Muhammadu Buhari has promised his supporters that their efforts will be rewarded if he re-elected in 2019. Buhari made the promise on Wednesday in...

Resolving traffic issues in Lagos would be a major priority- Sanwo...

2019 Lagos governorship All Progressive Congress (APC) candidate, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has said the traffic situation in Lagos will be a thing of the past...

Poverty and insecurity depleting Buhari’s support base in the Northwest

by Tomide Akinribido Atiku Abubakar, the Presidential candidate of Nigeria’s main opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday kicked off his campaign in Sokoto, Northwestern Nigeria....

Aderinokun meets constituents as he begins campaign for 2019 election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on the 18th of November, 2018, declared open campaign for the 2019 elections into the federal legislative chambers...

Why I see politics as a love affair | SDP candidate,...

The 2019 General Elections are almost here but, so many candidates are relatively unknown and so, YNaija is offering a free platform for young...

Akin Alabi’s investment in local communities shows his readiness to serve...

by Sulaiman Adesola Nigeria’s infrastructure is presently ranked 132 of 138 countries in the World Economic Forum’s 2016-17 global competitiveness index and according to the...

“I am Joseph Olupona, a young candidate for 2019 election and...

The 2019 General Elections are almost here but, so many candidates are relatively unknown and so, YNaija is offering a free platform for young...

Politics is the fastest way to help people | AAC candidate,...

The 2019 General Elections are almost here but, so many candidates are relatively unknown and so, YNaija is offering a free platform for young...

Here’s how Olusoji Oduntan aims to better represent his people who...

The 2019 General Elections are almost here but, so many candidates are relatively unknown and so, YNaija is offering a free platform for young...

Akin Alabi releases policy document on education (READ)

Nairabet founder and the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for the Egbeda/Ona Ara Federal Constituency has released his policy document on the education sector. Alabi,...

We have only 2 godfathers in Nigeria | Akoje Kevin speaks...

Youth participation in Nigerian politics has been a cause for concern because there is the belief that young people possess the creative capacity to...

Banky W emerges House of Reps. candidate in Lagos

Popular musician and actor, Olubankole Wellington will run for the position of House of Representatives in the 2019 presidential election. Wellington, popularly known as Banky...

House of Rep. candidate, Akin Alabi speaks on policy focus ahead...

As Nigeria moves closer to an election year, YNaija is encouraging young and vibrant candidates in the upcoming elections to reach out to the...

The mindset of Nigerians during elections is unfortunately attached to money...

Unlike some years back when young politicians could not do more than be party members, the Not Too Young To Run Bill has opened...

Structures are the bedrock of godfatherism | Olusegun Akinsehinde speaks about...

YNaija has a special focus on politics and is committed to providing a platform for younger politicians to reach mass youth audiences. As we...

Here are your #Top10 Presidential candidates for the 2019 elections and...

Ahead of the October 7 directive issued by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to political parties in the country interested in fielding candidates...

David Aderinokun wins PDP primary in Abeokuta North/Obafemi Owode/Odeda Federal constituency

David Olumide Aderinokun, business magnate and the younger brother of the late GTB founder Tayo Aderinokun has won the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) ticket to...

Kwara is a model for national unity

by Ugochukwu Ikeakor Since the emergence of Nigeria's fledgling democracy in 1999, Northern Nigeria has become a permanent flashpoint of violent conflict. As political and ethnic...

Lagos 2019: Ambode vs Sanwo-Olu is a new installment in Tinubu’s...

The air in Lagos is thick with anticipation. Posters of the main men seeking the APC candidature in the 2019 governorship elections have become...

Here is all you need to know about Kwara PDP candidate,...

49-year-old Razak Atunwa is a member of the Nigerian House of Representatives representing Asa/Ilorin West Federal Constituency. Hon. Atunwa is the Chairman, House Committee on...

The Osun re-run poll and the many lessons Nigerian politicians must...

“Notwithstanding my enormous contributions over the past years or so to building the PDP, after very deep thought and the widest consultations with my...

These are the PDP Presidential candidates, their messages and motivations

by Debo I. Akinbami The People's Democratic Party (PDP) since its defeat in the last election which took it out of power, seems to have learned...