The imposition of candidates in the democratic era

Imposition of candidates in the poltical system
Fayose

The imposition of candidates before an election has been an occurrence in the Nigerian political system since ages-partly due to the military regime of following the command structure. There is usually no democratic process involved in the military system of government that was the form of government in this country for decades before the advent of democracy-hence, godfatherism was the order of the day. Continue reading “The imposition of candidates in the democratic era”

Why the youths should vie for the position of President in 2019

The future belongs to the youths because they are the ‘leaders of tomorrow’ is a statement that has long been made by our fathers and even our ancestors. This statement might be true in some developed climes such as the European countries and the Americas but the same cannot be said of their African counterpart most especially Nigeria. The position of the President had always been the exclusive reserve of the old. I ask myself anytime that phrase comes to mind, when will the future ever become the present for the teeming youth that are ever increasing by the day? Continue reading “Why the youths should vie for the position of President in 2019”