Politics and Policy

A Nigerian Billionaire Paid Cambridge Analytica To Make Sure Buhari Lost In 2015. Why Was It A Bad Thing?

The US data analysis and political consulting firm, Cambridge Analytica (CA), who have been in the news for illegally using facebook profiles to help elect Donald Trump in 2016 was contracted by a “rich Nigerian” to ensure the re-election of Goodluck Jonathan in the last general elections. Reports say the billionaire hired SCL group, which […]

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Africa’s Market is 1.2 Billion Strong and Worth $3 Trillion. But Nigerians Can’t Sell In It.

On Wednesday, forty-four African countries signed unto the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), a trade agreement that gives the members access to a market of about 1.2 billion people from Cape Town to Cairo and a $3 trillion GDP value through the free movement of goods and persons across borders. However, while having been […]

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Emeka Ujam’s Digital Rights Bill: Why Youth and Expertise Matter

When president Muhammadu Buhari signs the Digital Rights and Freedom Bill into law, Nigeria will have its first piece of legislation designed to protect the expression of the constitutionally guaranteed rights of freedom of expression and association online. That is, in one sentence, the essence of the well detailed and well defined articles and subsections […]