INEC’s Machina machination part of 2023 Machiavellianism


MACHINA. Machination. Machiavellianism. These words might strike the reader as merely the product of a writer’s indulgentalliterative excitement. But they are not. In them, hangs the future and integrity of the 2023 election. Ignore them and risk another massive electoral heist that might doom Nigeria’s pretend democracy finally.

Who is Machina and who is machinating against him? Well, Bashir Machina is the name of the Yobe politician who won the APC primary election for the Yobe North Senatorial District that Senate President Ahmed Lawan currently occupies. Recall that Lawan forfeited his chance to stand in for the primary election to re-represent his senatorial district…

Source: Nigerian Tribune