2019 ELECTIONS : LAGOS, THE MELTING POT.

Best Ofori The media was awash with screaming headlines, thus; “Mob attacks OPC leader in Okota”!, “Thugs force voters to thumb-print”!, “Pandemonium as thugs set cast votes ablaze at Ago Palace way.” In all of these, there was pandemonium in Lagos as suspected thugs stormed a polling unit at Ago Palace way, Isolo and set ablaze cast ballot papers. According to an eye witness, thugs invaded a polling unit, beating up voters, perceived were there to vote for the opposition. The under- current in that imbroglio stem from the fact…

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ATIKU HAS THE RIGHT TO GO TO COURT. – VICTOR OKHAI.

BY BEST OFORI The presidential candidate of Providence peoples Congress in the Just concluded Presidential and National Assembly elections, Victor Okhai has urged the runner-up in the election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples democratic party to go to court. He said those who are begging Atiku not to go to court, perhaps have skeleton in their cupboard. “Going to court has many advantages. There are many things to be tested. Those who are begging Atiku not to go to court have something to hide. It is his inalienable right…

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LAGOSIANS SHOULD RESIST ETHNIC DIVIDE.

By Best Ofori. Against the backdrop of hatred and violence that reared its ugly head in the wake of the just concluded Presidential and National Assembly elections, some community leaders in Lagos have decried the conflicts that ensued in some flashpoint areas of Lagos. Speaking on Daily Report, on Star FM 101.5, Rasaq Olokooba, is of the view that the conflicts were elicited by politicians who seek refuge in ethnic support. He stated that Lagos is a multi ethnic society that must be administered as such, where the variegated interests…

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