Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Rebel Nigerian Governors Join Opposition Party

At least five Nigerian state governors who left the ruling party have joined the opposition - a move that could have a major impact on Nigerian politics. The governors of Kano, Sokoto, Adamawa, Rivers and Kwara states said Tuesday they are joining the All Progressives Congress party, or APC.   Initial reports said the governors of Niger and Jigawa states also would join, but the two governors issued denials. State governors have great power in Nigeria, and the addition of the...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter