Godfathers are only as powerful as we let them be –...

The much talked about 2019 General Elections holds days away. With a number of the young candidates running for office relatively unknown, YNaija has in the...

How APC’s N45m presidential nomination form shows Buhari’s hypocrisy

Before deciding on the 45 million naira it pegged its presidential aspirants' Expression of Interest and Nomination forms, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC)...

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...

#2019InFocus: 5 things INEC needs to get right before the next...

by Mark Amaza It is almost 20 months to the 2019 General Elections with elections into the Office of the President, 30 governorship seats and...

Different Issues, Different Guests, One Nigeria: Introducing Politico Politica

Politics is one issue that takes centre-stage in Nigeria. People gather around newspaper stands every morning to discuss the newspaper headlines. Every morning, radio...

Why are politicians receiving “free” nomination forms from support groups?

Activities gearing up to the 2019 elections have intensified in the past few weeks, with the various political parties opening the window for the...

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...

Kola Oyeneyin: Why I am raising funds for Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour’s LG...

by Kola Oyeneyin My name is Kola Oyeneyin. I am a deep believer in a Nigeria that works, not only for a few but for...

Elections cannot be rigged without you – Saraki admnonishes Nigerian voters

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has in a video, admonished Nigerians to vote and defend their votes. Calming the apprehensive nerves of Nigerians who...

Who is Jide Sanwo-Olu, Ambode’s political nemesis?

On Monday, September 10, 2018, when Lagos governor, Akinwunmi Ambode declared his interest to re-contest for the state governorship seat in 2019 by picking...