Nigeria: Obi, Tinubu, Atiku… Will identity politics trigger electoral violence in 2023? 

By Eniola Akinkuotu
Posted on Wednesday, 16 November 2022 10:10, updated on Wednesday, 23 November 2022 12:31

Peter Obi, Bola Tinubu, Atiku Abubakar (TAR)

In order to gain political advantage ahead of the crucial Presidential election in February 2023, major contenders Atiku Abubakar and Bola Tinubu are using every trick in the book, including evoking ethnic and religious sentiments in the people. Will this trigger violence in a heavily divided country?