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2019: Soyinka endorses Moghalu for President [READ MORE]

  Nobel laureate, Wole Soyinka and his forum, Citizen Forum, have thrown their weight behind the presidential candidate of Young Progressive Party (YPP)Kingsley Moghalu. The erudite Professor made the position known on Friday in a statement. He said him and his forum decided to support Moghalu because they have “rejected retrograde propositions of a political merry-go-round, which urge the electorate to choose this or that candidate in order to ensure ‘our turn’ at the next power incumbency. He said, “Over the past few months, we studied the careers, experiences and track records of most of the presidential aspirants, and most intensely those actually short-listed by the opposition parties themselves. Like [Read]

GIST: Meet Mark Eddo, ‘White face’ Anchor Of Nigeria 2019 Presidential Debate [READ MORE]

Nigerians were taken aback to find a ‘white face’ as Twitter handle described him, an unfamiliar face anchoring the 2019 presidential debate. He is Mark Eddo! Eddo, according to his bio, is an international journalist and CEO of Mark Eddo Media Ltd. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that between 2006 and 2009 Mark was the Senior Correspondent Business and Economics for ITV News in London. On most week nights Mark joined Sir Trevor Macdonald on the News at Ten and kept ITV’s 5 million regular viewers informed on all the major business stories. Before ITN, Mark spent 4 years working as a presenter and reporter at the BBC in London. He [Read]