President Goodluck Jonathan is trying to set a legal precedent by firing his ministers days before the end of his administration (May 28, 2015). Depending on how the new administration takes it, a public indictment or a hit list either way Jonathan has just called Buhari’s bluff.
The All Progressive Congress (APC) takes a wide lead in the polls in Lagos, Edo, Ogun, Oyo and Osun States. There are reported problems in Rivers States where Governor Rotimi Amaechi‘s movements from poll to poll was restricted by the military using barricades. There was a heated exchange between the Governor and the Brigade Commander.