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Ready, set… launching YNaija 2019 – because the citizen is always...

It's barely two years since Muhammadu Buhari defeated then incumbent president, Goodluck Jonathan at the polls to emerge Nigeria's president. Since that time, as we...

YNaija2019: These are the 10 Nigerians that SHOULD run for president...

by Wilfred Okiche Aside from the office of the citizen, that of the president is the most important one in the land. Recent events have...

#2019InFocus: Getting ready for Nigeria’s first Democracy Generation

by Mark Amaza In less than two years’ time, the fifth General Elections of our Fourth Republic will take place but with one marked difference:...

#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...

LONG READ: Why the political primaries are the most important thing...

by Wilfred Okiche In December 2014, the Lagos state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) held its primaries to determine the party’s flagbearer for...

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...

Atiku is only interested in the Party that can hand him...

The 2019 political transfer window opened with the movement of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to the...

Beware, they will come to you with restructuring, but do they...

It is easier to campaign on an issue than to see it through when presented with the opportunity to do so, ask the All...

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,...

16 simple answers to all your PVC questions

Here are answers to some common questions about the Permanent Voters Card (PVC). Where can a person register to become a voter? The Independent National...