Yakowa: Kaduna's Delicate Dance - Salisu Suleiman

From NigeriansTalk Tue Dec 18 2012, 04:56:43

The tragic death of Governor Patrick Yakowa of Kaduna state on Saturday has brought to the fore once again the delicate balance in majority/ minority politics in Kaduna and other states in Nigeria. Like Kaduna, where barely muted distrust exists between the largely Muslim north and the substantially Christian south, states like Plateau, Gombe, Adamawa, Borno, Benue, Cross River, Taraba, [...]

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse


You might also be interested in the following news stories:

Nigeria:   Gunmen Open Fire on Voters (news)
Leadership
29 March 2015

At least 38 people were killed in bomb and shooting incidents in Gombe, Borno and Rivers states yesterday. [read more]

Nigeria:   Expect Poll Results On Monday - Election Chief (news)
Leadership
28 March 2015

Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Attahiru Jega, yesterday disclosed that the results of today's presidential and National Assembly elections will be declared ... [read more]

Nigeria:   Electoral Body Extends Voting Into Sunday (news)
Daily Trust
28 March 2015

Elections in polling units where card readers fail have been suspended until tomorrow, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced. [read more]



blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!