Politicians Using Online Platforms for Public Opinion Rigging and Distortion
There is an old saying that goes, “the idle mind is the devil’s workshop.” This saying could not be more befitting than when describing the Nigerian youths especially at this time when the country is gearing up to conduct the 2015 general elections.
As it has been described by African journalist, writer and novelist, Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani on BBC’s Letter from Africa; most of the elections held in Nigeria in the past decades have been characterized by thuggery.
Politics has often been referred to as a dirty game. To survive the political temperature a politician must learn how to navigate through the cut-throat …read more