Nigeria Elections

Nigeria 2023: Obi, Tinubu, Atiku all promise business a break from Buhari-era woes

The economy played a significant role in Kenya’s August 2022 election, and Nigeria’s 2023 polls are set to follow the same pattern. For the first time in a long time in Nigeria, all of the top candidates – the People’s Democratic Party (PDP)’s Atiku Abubakar, the All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Tinubu and the Labour Party’s Peter Obi – have years of experience in the business world.


If the insecurity is not monitored and dealt with decisively, it could ultimately culminate in the cancellation and/or postponement of elections.
ABDULLAHI ABDU ZURU, a national chairman of Nigeria’s Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)
Forget about the big people who are actually the problem of our country.
Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, presidential candidate of the New Nigeria People's Party, speaking at Chatham House, a UK thinktank.