Akpabio: The Uncommon Fall

Comfort Obi

By Comfort Obi Everything about Godswill Akpabio, former PDP two-term governor of Akwa Ibom state is uncommon – or so he says. As a governor, he gave himself that name. An uncommon governor. A man of uncommon touch. An uncommon performer. An uncommon organiser. Indeed, he is also an uncommon husband. Married to a beautiful Igbo girl, Unoma, both are a spectacle to behold in public.  As a governor, each time Akpabio was giving a speech in public and, Unoma was present, she would, like a police orderly, stand behind her husband.…

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Ajimobi: Demystified

By Akinwale Kasali Prior to Saturday February 23rd, 2019 polls, Governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi was optimistic and confident that he will return to the Senate after finishing his tenure as the governor on 29th May, 2019. Unfortunately, he was living on the crest of illusion and fantasy, as the electorates had another mission and intention in stock for him. Which is simply denying him their votes at the poll. Ajimobi had been a senator, representing Oyo South Senatorial District before contesting for the gubernatorial seat and winning…

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Nigerians Decide 2019

IINEC officials collating and counting vote

Nigerians came out in their numbers on Saturday 23rd February, 2019 to cast their vote. It would be noted that the Presidential, Senatorial and House of Representatives election was scheduled for 16th February, 2019 but was postponed to 23 February, 2019. These were the sixth quadrennial election since the end of military rule in 1999. Following are some pictures captured By Uche Nwosisi

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