Political Issues

Why Money Is Not Flowing Like Ikogosi Springs This Campaign Season -By Fredrick Nwabufo

It is a season of Spartan political campaigns. I am sure you have noticed that…

How Buhari Is Becoming A Liability To APC On Corruption -By SKC Ogbonnia

President Muhammadu Buhari’s style on the war against corruption is doing more harm than good…

My Encounter With Violence In Ogun Politics -By Reuben Abati

I once had a taste of political violence during the 2015 presidential campaigns. In Bauchi,…

Presidential Debate: What Are You Afraid Of President Buhari? -By Bayo Oluwasanmi

January 10, SaharaReporters published a story headlined “APC Coalition Joins Conspiracy To Exclude Sowore From…

Political Economisation: By This Time Four Years Ago -By Peter Claver Oparah

This is an election year. In fact, the general election s barely one month away.…

2019 Election; Terminating A History Of Mistakes -By Jerome-Mario Utomi

As the nation pulls closer to the February 2019 general polls, like other well-meaning Nigerians,…

Rhetoric Of Next Level Or Getting Nigeria Working Again -By Muhammad Ajah

As significant as this piece can be, let me begin with three quotes that can…

Atiku Abubakar’s Covenant With Nigerians -By Abba Dukawa

Many Nigerians are anxious to get a glimpse of how the elections will look like…

President Buhari’s Campaign, And Debate By Proxy -By Festus Adedayo

President Muhammadu Buhari shocked the world last week and ipso facto pushed his contentious name and credentials…

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Life And People

ISIS Was Given Birth To…Nurtured By Europe, Israel And the Gulf States -By Owei Lakemfa

The United States (U.S.), like a country under bombardment, scrambled its national security adviser, John Bolton and secretary of state, Mike Pompeo into the air. Their flights are taking them through the Middle East primarily to reassure their allies that they are still committed to the fight against the Islamic State (ISIS), a Frankenstein monster…

The Logo Benz Evangelism -By Adedokun Seyi

I’ve decided to pen my thought on the spontaneous sense ridden lyric of the song of this secular stars who, at times, people feel they just wake to bounce into the studio and say something to only sound like a song. First, to say nonsensical songs get their ways amidst us as Africans alone doesn’t…

My Open Letter To IPOB And Her Members -By Charles Ogbu

Brethren,I bring you greetings.  It is beyond argument that, through the agitation for Biafra which you lead, you, The Indigenous People Of Biafra (IPOB) have brought both local and international attention to the plight of Ndigbo in Nigeria. You have raised our consciousness to a level never seen before. In the face of naked brutality…

Sports Betting, Our Beliefs And Contemporary Global Economy Realities -By Ifeanyichukwu Mmoh

2The art of betting has – since I was a kid – been regarded as the occupation of the vagabond. Then, whenever players sat and bet; folks seriously condemned any youngster found around their pool shops. I remember a certain man I knew who actually owned the pool shop and who much later translated his…

CAN: Persecution of Ex-Christians and Witch hunting in Nigeria -By Leo Igwe

It has become pertinent to draw the attention of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) to the risks and challenges that people who renounce religion face in the country. It may interest the officers of the CAN to know that these risks are mainly as a result of what christians do and could do to…

Democracy & Governance

DSS: A Lawless Tyrant! -By Boluwatife Akintilewa Falaki

Are we gradually leaning towards the dictatorship era? Are high public office holders having itchy hands that they can’t but help to display the avalanche of power they wield? These are pertinent questions, which need vivid clarifications, however. I leave…

Ogun 2019: The Political Initialism Of Zoning And Performance -By Abraham Adonor

In 2011 while the PDP led incumbent government tried imposing a candidate on the good people of Ogun state and failed, they left to form the ‘defunct’ PPN with disgruntled chauvinism dividing the then ruling party structure only for the…

Militarized Democracy And The Place Of Legal Practitioners -By Timothy Ola Bamgboye

I honestly don’t know why any legal practitioner would vote the ruling party in the…

President Buhari, The Luckiest Politician Ever -By Halim Ishaq Shehu

What president buhari does and gets away with, other politicians dare not for once take…

The Troubling Embrace Of Autocracy In Nigeria -By Miebara Jato

The past couple of days, I have had two occasions to defend why Nigeria must…

The Elevation Of Incompetence In Nigeria -By Shaka Momodu

There is a struggle going on in Nigeria. It is a struggle between two evils…

ASUU Strike: A Plot To Disenfranchise Nigerian Students During 2019 Polls -By Obiora Okeke

The Academic Staff Union of Universities – ASUU which was founded in 1978, succeeded the…

Forgotten Dairies

Why It’s Important That Yari Takes His Empty Seat Home -By Azu Ishiekwene

Zamfara State governor, Abdulaziz Yari, offered a Greek gift as Christmas present: His soon-to-be-vacant official…

Scrutinizing Emir Jakolo Rhetoric On Wazirin Adamawa -By Abba Dukawa

I am not intended to join an issued with Royal His Highness and  Emir of…

False Prophets -By Adebiyi Adeyera

If you are reading this now, then you are about to get the same picture…

Banditry in Nigeria – A Brief History of A Long War -By Chidi Anselm Odinkalu

“Bandits” have emerged as the new bogeyman for insecurity in Nigeria, joining a long (and…

The Logo Benz Evangelism -By Adedokun Seyi

I’ve decided to pen my thought on the spontaneous sense ridden lyric of the song…

What You Don’t Know About The Mambila Hydro Project -By Ettu Mohammed

Mambila Chronological Timeline. ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Did you know a German company  #Laymeyer was awarded a contract to conduct feasibility studies on the multi-billion naira Mambilla Hydroelectric Power Project collected N369 million as mobilization fees in 2005 and failed to fulfil its…

The Orphan Girl I Met Eating Pig Food -By Opeseyi Adegboyega Q.

It was a boiling-hot afternoon so I decided to take a quick bath to impede the heat. On getting to the well side , I saw this young beautiful but stinking girl scavenging something that looked like faeces , the…

Economic Issues