Political Issues

2019: The Igbo and Buhari -By Muhammad Ajah

The Igbo are very intelligent and hard-working people of Nigeria. I am one and I…

When Osun humbled a god‎ -By Fredrick Nwabufo

Osun, second wife of Sango, after whom “the state of Osun” is named holds a…

Why ANRP Did Not Have A Good Outing In Osun State -By Olanrewaju Osho

The Osun election is purely a case of money politics by the looters of our…

2019: What Does PDP Really Want? -By Adebowale Taiwo Jante

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on December 9, 2017, concluded the most successful and peaceful…

Ambode Vs Tinubu – Our Faults -By Oduche Azih

It is a matter of public record that we Lagosians did not choose Babatunde Raji…

Uwem Udoma and the Tragedy of an Impending Defeat (Part 1) -By AmanamHillary Umo-Udofia

In his famous ‘Letter from Birmingham Jail’, the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. stated…

Osun 2018 Governorship Election: Foretelling The Outcome -By Omoshola Deji

Osun is topping the headlines as the governorship race hits the top gear. The ruling…

ANRP Mourns the Murder of Saifura Ahmed, Calls on President Buhari to Rescue Victims of Terrorist Abduction and Prevent Further Executions

ABUJA, 18 September 2018 — Abundant Nigeria Renewal Party (ANRP) has expressed deep sadness at…

Bad Policies, Bad Governance Responsible for Failing Economy, Not Merely Stealing of Public Funds, ANRP States

ABUJA, 17 September 2018 — Abundant Nigeria Renewal Party (ANRP) refutes as false the claims…

Corrupt Serving Senators

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Life And People

Submission: Rough Sailing For The Addis Ababa Tax Initiative -By Abiodun Owolegbon-Raji

A little over three years ago, stakeholders converged on Addis Ababa, Ethiopia for the third edition of the Financing for Development conference (FfD), a high-level meeting of heads of states, finance experts, business sector entities, and NGOs for the negotiation, agreement and implementation of the post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The conference’s outcome, the Addis…

Why MTN, Again? -By Azu Ishiekwene

It seems MTN is never too far from the speed dial to trouble. Three years ago, the telco, which has the dominant share of the mobile telecoms market in Nigeria, was slammed with a $5.2 billion fine for failing to disconnect 5.1 million subscribers after the registration deadline. After a back-and-forth, a bloodied nose and…

An Open Letter to Polytechnic Students -By Tijani Abdulkabeer

We keep clamouring for the removal of the dichotomy placed on HND and B.SC graduates. will this debate ever end? NO!. Will Nigerian HND ever be made equal to bachelor’s degree? That is not going to happen either. Lets flashback to the establishment of polytechnic education. According to an article titled “The Conversion of Federal…

Re: The Asaba Disgrace -By Philip Agbese

  “Patriotism is your conviction that this country is superior to all other countries because you were born in it.” – George Bernard Shaw The above quote should hit Reuben Abati if indeed he has a conscience and a duty to be patriotic to Nigeria, the land of his birth. It might however mean nothing…

Poverty, Lies & Critical Unthinking: The Undoing of Daddy Freeze -By Nneka Okumazie

The best moment for certain people, before a Church service, is to look for change, so they can use a really tiny amount for offerings. If the reason is unbelief or doubts about the use of it, or no self-benefit. Then it is a massive mistake to look for change. That changed amount, is still…

Democracy & Governance

Buhari’s Ten Million Imaginary ‘Millionaires’ -By Emmanuel Onwubiko

Early in the morning of Wednesday September 19th 2018, I switch on the television and proceeded to channel 306 on DSTV/Multichoice satellite network to let my little Son NaetoChukwu Nnadozie watch the beautiful programme for Children packaged by the publicly…

Lessons From Adeosungate -By Reuben Abati

Nigeria’s former Minister of Finance (2015-2018), Kemi Adeosun threw in her letter of resignation on Friday, September 14, to bring to a temporary closure, the public outcry and the embarrassment that her possession of a fake National Youth Service Corps…

If Kemi Adeosun had had a beard… -By Abimbola Lagunju

Kemi Adeosun was axed. She lost her job because she presented a fake NYSC certificate.…

Between Performance And Fake News -By Jerome-Mario Utomi

Among other teachings received as a student of media and communication studies, I was specifically…

Beyond The Goliath Of The Law: Enter David Adeleke! Exit Kemi Adeosun! -By Koye-Ladele Mofehintoluwa

After a day spent in the NYSC camp. You try to go beyond the gate.…

Democracy Yobe ‘Style’ -By Ahmed Bulama Gulani

These are difficult weeks for Yobe state, politically. Both politicians and citizens were shocked when…

Rule of Law V. National Security: What the Law Really Says? -By Festus Ogun

“The rule of Law must be subject to the supremacy of the nation’s security and…

Forgotten Dairies

Who Owns Lagos?: The Conversation On Democratic Paternity That No One Is Having -By Senami Kojah

Who owns Lagos? As straightforward as the answer may be to Nigerian’s living outside Lagos,…

The Power Of “Will” -By Olowo Saheed

Will has been defined in many ways, however the definition that I’m most intrigued by…

Kiní And The Myth Of The Future -By Kehinde Oluwatosin Babatunde

One of the most engaging banter exchanges between myself and my mother occurs when my…

Why MTN, Again? -By Azu Ishiekwene

It seems MTN is never too far from the speed dial to trouble. Three years…

‘In Defence Of History’ -By Edwin Madunagu

I cannot now remember exactly how I first encountered this phrase: “In defence of history”.…

The Issue Is Not About Politics, It Is About Principle. Shittu Should Resign -By Yahaya Muhammad Abubakar

It was just a few days back when we heard about the resignation of the then Hon. Minister of finance, Mrs. Kemi from the President Buhari’s cabinet of ministers on the account of NYSC certificate scandal. We as well heard…

Nawodè -By Kehinde Oluwatosin Babatunde

“Ìyàwó n foso dabo , ìyàwó n dáná dabo, ìyàwó wà ínu yàrá dabo” This is a snippet from a jingle regularly played by sellers of sexual performance enhancing drugs. This jingle simply encourages men to consistently have sexual intercourse…

Economic Issues