Electoral Malpractice in Nigeria and the Way Forward

Electoral Malpractice in Nigeria and the Way Forward

Electoral Malpractice in Nigeria –  Misconception of Politics for Violence :The term “politics” means many things to many people. Its conceptualization depends on the inbuilt of individual idiosyncrasies centered on political ideology. For instance, Harold Laswell defined polities as “Who gets what, when and how”. David Easton on his own, perceive politics as “an authoritative allocation of power and resources”. Some people see politics as a means of exercising political power. To others, it is the exploitation of the poor masses at the expense of the rich. [Read more…]