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Atiku Abubakar August 24, 2018

OPED: Atiku Abubakar: Reform and reconciliation

Originally published in the Daily Post By Atiku Abubakar … I am one of the founding fathers of the PDP. I cannot afford to be indifferent to these regretful developments…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
OPED: Atiku Abubakar: Nigeria must allow every citizen to vote

OPED: Atiku Abubakar: Nigeria must allow every citizen to vote

Originally published in the Daily Post Image Credit: www.ap.org By Atiku Abubakar Democracy is not bestowed on a society over night. It is a process by which the…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
Social media may yet change governance in Africa

Social media may yet change governance in Africa

I have recently had to answer many questions from friends and contemporaries, seeking to understand why I decided to join social media and expose myself to potential…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018

I will never stop fighting for democracy. Here is why…

On the night of April 19, 2007, I sat with the head of my media team in a long conversation over dinner. It was a light-hearted conversation about many things: family,…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
At Independence, a problem-solving approach

At Independence, a problem-solving approach

As we celebrate the 53rd anniversary of our independence as a country we cannot ignore the crushing weight of our challenges as a country. Understandably, there…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
Nigeria Has Potential To Kick Out Poverty

Nigeria Has Potential To Kick Out Poverty

Yesterday (October 17), in honour of the United Nations International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, I asked the people of Nigeria to support our young people…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
Never Take Unity For Granted

Never Take Unity For Granted

As we mark the centenary celebration of the amalgamation of the Lagos colony with the Northern and Southern Protectorates by the British Colonial occupier forming…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
2014: My thoughts on Nigeria, Politics, Elections and Social Media

2014: My thoughts on Nigeria, Politics, Elections and Social Media

2014 is an important year for Nigeria. 100 years ago this year, what is today known as Nigeria came into being, after the amalgamation of the territories known as…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
Have You Registered With APC?

Have You Registered With APC?

What you need to do: Go to the nearest INEC polling center to you with two passport photographs. There will be an APC registration center there. You must be at least…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
Free Secondary Education the way to go for Northern Nigeria

Free Secondary Education the way to go for Northern Nigeria

On March 3, I read a piece of news which has given me great joy, in the midst of all the bad news coming out of Northern Nigeria. The governors of Northern Nigeria…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
My PTDF Story

My PTDF Story

I was recently mentioned in a tweet by a follower, @naigerian, who was asking about alleged mismanagement of PTDF funds. For the benefit of @naigerian and other…

Atiku Abubakar July 27, 2018
Dear I Go Dye, You Are Right, But We Can Fix Nigeria Together

Dear I Go Dye, You Are Right, But We Can Fix Nigeria Together

Dear I Go Dye, I read your post on Instagram. It was hard to miss it because it was on every major news website. I would like to say that you were mostly right.…