How election’ll be won, lost shape election

Ismail Omipidan

Seventy three presidential candidates will be on the ballot this Saturday for the country’s sixth uninterrupted presidential election since its return to democratic rule in 1999. But the number is the highest in the country’s political history since it gained independence in 1960.

Of the lot, however, only about four appear to have the wherewithal to run for the contest….


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