Cameroonian President, Paul Biya is running for a seventh term

At a ripe age of 85, Cameroonian President, Paul Biya has announced that he will again be running in the coming elections in the country.

Biya who has ruled the country for 35 years shared via Twitter, “I will stand as your candidate in the upcoming presidential election,”

The second longest-running ruler in Africa expressed that he is “aware of the challenges we must take up together to ensure a more united, stable & prosperous Cameroon,”

But here’s how Biya who has been described as a dictator is perceived on social media:

Senator Shehu Sani clarifies his position with the APC

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Rumours have swirled about outspoken lawmaker representing Kaduna Central senatorial district, Senator Shehu Sani’s intention to exit the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC).

It was reported on Friday that his faction had left the party alongside that of his Kaduna North counterpart, Senator Suleiman Hunkuyi.

Following this report, Senator Sani has clarified the situation stating that he still remains with the party although consultations on his exit are “ongoing”.

It seems he is considering joining the opposition party, PDP like his fellow Senator, Dino Melaye.

 

This cartoonist illustrates Nigeria’s political plight and nothing is more apt

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