Tag: Centre for Social Justice
A big day for democracy in Nigeria, as the country awaits with bated breath today's ruling by the Presidential election petitions tribunal on the case filed by the Peoples’ Democratic Party's (PDP) Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar challenging the outcome of the February presidential elections. For this discussion, Eze Onyekpere Lead director of Centre for Social Justice (CSJ) joins CNBC Africa for more.
Work begins for Nigeria’s new cabinet after their much-anticipated inauguration on Wednesday. To discuss the task ahead for President Buhari's new posse, Eze Onyekpere, Lead Director of the Centre for Social Justice (CSJ) joins CNBC Africa for more.
A new Senate President and House Speaker will emerge in Nigeria today as the National Assembly is set to elect its presiding officers.
Nigeria's president Muhammadu Buhari's refusal to sign the electoral amendment bill has been received with mixed reactions across the country. Nigeria's electoral umpire INEC has said it will go ahead to conduct the polls with existing laws. Eze Onyekpere, Lead Director at Centre for Social Justice joins CNBC Africa to discuss how this will impact Nigeria’s electoral process in 2019.