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Reasoning beyond PDP and APC

The 2019 election is fast approaching and as such we need to analyze the current situation of things in the Country. Basically, the aim of this article is to address the forthcoming presidential election and the hurdles ahead.

First and foremost, let’s begin with the candidates of the two major parties, Buhari of APC and Atiku of PDP. Buhari, the current president and APC presidential candidate is acclaimed to be a man of integrity whilst Atiku the PDP presidential candidate is known for his fame and fortune. Of these two candidates, one is being imposed on us while the other bought his way through as alleged in some quarters. At this time and age, one would have expected one of the numerous intelligent youths with beautiful minds to steer the wheel of this country to the next level. As it stands now, it’s like asking the populace to choose between “pain and sickness”, which one is preferable?.

On one hand, I have heavily scrutinized President Buhari’s achievement in the past 3 years, I…
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