By Isaiah Osifo
The National Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC),Adams Oshiomhole, is a factor in the politics of Nigeria and Edo State in particular. The classification of his political factor – positive or negative – will naturally be dependent upon the orientation, interest of the participant or the observer of Edo politics.
Politics in any part of the world is broadly categorised into Idealism or Realism. Some of the greatest African scholars and politicians, such as late Kwame Nkrumah (former president of Ghana) and late Nelson Mandela (former president of South Africa) have taught the world the gains of the admixture of political idealism and political realism. The dynamics of politics is understood and defined on the basis of the admixture of political idealism and political realism.
Oshiomhole’s political factor in the dynamics of Edo State politics is positive. The dynamics of Edo State politics