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Nigeria and Democratic Governance: The Seats, The Battles and The Prospects Written by Adesina Adetola With Foreword by Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu


All is set for the most anticipated book launch scheduled to hold on 6th of October, 2022 here in Lagos. 


This book which is titled Nigeria and Democratic Governance: The Seats, The Battles and The Prospects written by Adesina Adetola with foreword by Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu.


According to the  prolific writer and socio-economic development strategist, Adesina Adetola, the book is centered on personal reflections on selected case studies of intriguing battles for electoral seats and political power in the first twenty years of the Nigeria’s current democratic experience from 1999 to 2019.


This book catalogues twenty selected case studies of issues and events that dominated the Nigeria political space between 1999 and 2019 to aid the establishment of responsive and genuine democratic governance.


Apparently, the twenty years have thrown up a range of issues: establishment of good governance, building and sustenance of true democracy, future of Nigeria’s nationhood, genuineness of her federalism, trust and hope in electoral system, the independence of each arm of government and the place of constitutionalism.



The captivating relay of intriguing issues that dominated the political scene in the first 20years (1999-2019) of the current Nigerian democratic experience is supported by unbiased media reports, significant commentaries, reliable analyses as well as research materials and relevant books. Personal oral interviews and eye witness accounts also form the fulcrum of the whole exercise.


Meanwhile, one of the major highlights of this book is that the FOREWORD to the book is written by His Excellency ASIWAJU BOLA AHMED TINUBU. In that regard, we are specifically dedicating the public presentation event to honour him while spotlighting his invaluable contributions to the development and sustainability of democracy in Nigeria. It is a fact that his enviable position in the contemporary Nigeria remains a reference point and his contributions to the political stability since 1999 can never be overemphasized


According to Asiwaju Tinubu in his foreword to the book; The book — “is a dispassionate factual account of events and their outcomes. It is absolutely objective, sufficiently comprehensive and excitingly readable. It is a most auspicious publication, coming at this crucial stage of our nationhood when the electorate yearns for genuine dividends and good prospects of democracy.

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The author, Adesina Adetola, is an expert in public policy advocacy and a trained socioeconomic development strategist. He showcases these attributes in full bloom and to good effect in this ground-breaking publication on the events that dominated the Nigerian
political space in the period under review. He goes beyond mere perfunctory narratives to
engage the reader on what went wrong, what was done and what we need to do, to make
democratic governance productive and responsive to the yearnings of Nigerians. He adopts a realistic methodology that places optimum value on the people as the ultimate
beneficiaries of democracy and good governance.”

The book, a 700 page well researched by the author and professionally packaged by OpenWay Global Concepts, Lagos in conjunction with the prestigious International Publishers Limited, Ibadan is undoubtedly an evergreen political reference material and will benefit all Nigerians, friends of Nigeria, as well as all those interested in appraising, knowing and understanding the current political transformation in Nigeria and providing sustainable formula to the challenges of the country’s democratic governance.

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“Sir, I will be eternally grateful if you can honour us by being a PRINCIPAL GUEST at the event
as it will give the necessary glamour and recognition to the event. The event is tentatively
scheduled to hold in Lagos on Thursday, October 6th 2022.” Adesina said.

While Asiwaju Bola Tinubu is going to be the Chairman of the event, Governor Babajide
Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State will be the Chief Host and Mr. Dare Babarinsa, a veteran journalist
will also be the Book Reviewer.

Further details of the event will be sent accordingly. Thanks for your anticipated positive response sir.


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