Columns and Opinions across Nigerian Newspapers


Why the US Election Matters - Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to President Goodluck Jonathan Reuben Abati, spokesman of President Goodluck Jonathan, draws a correlation between his boss’ ‘transformation agenda’ and the transparency of the U.S presidential elections. I could not turn down the invitation to comment on this subject and express my personal views. US Presidential elections are important for one primary reason: they bear far-reaching implications for geo-politics,