Political Issues

Voter Inducement And Suppression: Gama Being The Darling Of Kano State -By Jibrin Ibrahim

I spent yesterday afternoon in the famous Gama ward of Nasarawa Local Government Area of…

Law Mefor’s Treachery To Truth, Here Is My Reply -By Ayo Giwa

A liar begins with making falsehood appear like truth, and ends with making truth itself…

Election Post-mortem: Campbell As Past Tense -By Richard Murphy

Who else is an expert in Nigeria and Nigerian affairs if not former United States…

Transparency, Inclusiveness Will Guide Implimenttion Of Policies In Next Four Years -By Garba Shehu

President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Abuja assured Nigerians that his administration will in the next…

Still Haven’t Forgotten About Abia North Senatorial Election -By Nwaigwe John Sunday

It was DeRay Mckesson who said that, ‘Justice that is not rooted in equity, is…

Inconclusive Vote: The Muhammadu Buhari’s Disclaimer -By Azu Ishiekwene

I don’t know why a few state governors are running around, dragging President Muhammadu Buhari…

The Dirty Lessons Of The Grim 2019 Election, Dating Back To Jonathan Days! -By Frisky Larr

No doubt, the first reaction to an article bearing a title of this nature in…

Inconclusive Elections: Supplementing Failure -By Dele Agekameh

The conduct of supplementary elections into governorship positions in six states in Nigeria are now…

No Doubt, Atiku Should Go To Court! -By Ugochukwu Ejinkeonye

The decision of the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, to…

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Life And People

On Mandela Washington Fellowship Rejections -By Helen Nonso Odega

So I have been reading a lot of comments and reactions following the notification of finalists for the MWF 2019. The ones that struck me were the opinions of those rejected for this year’s fellowship. I addressed those I could but thought it better to share my experience publicly, perhaps it might cheer someone up…

The Launch Of The First Indigenous Search Engine -By Tijani Abdulkabeer

Over the years we have been confronted with what I term mild persecution from colleagues, friends and most especially the educated elite, whenever they see a fellow countrymen in Native(a typical Nigerian dress ) on a Monday morning, they have always argued that such a person is not “corporate in Nature “.It baffles when they…

Letter To President Muhammadu Buhari -By Abba Dukawa

The trouble with Nigeria is simply and squarely a failure of leadership as there is nothing basically wrong with the Nigerian character. There is nothing wrong with the Nigerian land, climate or water or air or anything else. The Nigerian problem is the unwillingness or inability of its leaders to raise to their responsibility, to…

The Guilty Beauty Of A Game -By Uzoma Chukwuocha

Nothing good, they say, comes easy. Gold, precious as it is, comes with impurities. This curious tango between genius and a little bit of vice is found across all of sports and other fields of human thriving, but is most evident in this beautiful game of football. If we allow ourselves a little whiff of…

Christianity, Prayer, Daddy Freeze: Who Controls Tragedy? -By Nneka Okumazie

What is the chance that the tragedy that will not miss would befall someone, or anyone? Who could have done something, or linked to something that – maybe – got caught up with, but affecting others unknowingly? What is the slight chance, some often have, missing the worst? What is it with suddenness and unpredictability,…

Democracy & Governance

Sustainable Partnership And National Development -By Jerome-Mario Utomi

“We recognize that the engine of growth and development for any developing nation today lies in the ability to strategically cultivate and harness private as well as public sector efforts” – Babatunde Raji Fashola – September 15, 2008 I remember…

Stalin And The Fowl: The Tales Of African Leaders And Their Followers -By Fakinlede Pelumi Seun

When Josef Stalin was on his deathbed he called in two likely successors, to test which one of the two had a better knack for ruling the country. He ordered two birds to be brought in and presented one bird…

Thomas Wilson Ikubese: The Man To Look Forward To In 2023 -By Fakinlede Pelumi Seun

Many young persons might not know this Noble heart, in fact to me in this…

Dear Buhari, It’s On You To Sack Marilyn Amobi And Probe NBET -By Godwin Onyeacholem

Although she wears the look of an angel, what lies beneath the pleasant façade is…

How To Win Elections In Nigeria – PMB As A Case Study -By Kolade Malik Ademola

“Fear the North, for Nigeria is the North” – anonymous In the absence of the…

The Fall Of A Dynasty: New Dawn In Kwara As Kwarans Uprooted Saraki’s Political Baobab Tree -By Hammed J. Sulaiman

Saraki dynasty is something worth writing of, as Team Otooge and Team Otunya sarcastically made…

Welcome Back Mr. President -By Famakinde O. Michael Esq.

I use this medium to felicitate with Mr. president; President Muhammadu Buhari, on his re-election…

Forgotten Dairies

Uwais, Lemu, And Nnamani: It’s Time We Revisit Their Reports -By Femi Falana

By virtue of section 26 of the Electoral Act, an election may be postponed if…

Art For Likes’ Sake -By Favour Olajide

You are scrolling past Instagram. Then you stumble on a picture that really catches your…

Nigeria; A Big Blind Country -By Ettu Mohammed

Growing up in the suburb of Itire Mushin/Surulere in the 80s was fun, it was…

The Songs That Raised Us: For Segun Akinolu AKA Beautiful Nubia -By Kareem Itunu Azeez

There are things today we were never used to, and whether we like it or…

Between Reality And Assumption -By Azuka Onwuka

When some members of the Ojukwu family told Mrs Bianca Ojukwu that she should go…

Nigeria: A Dilapidated Nation With A Decrepit Education System -By Erasmus Ikhide

The axiom designating readers as leaders can’t be more sacrosanct in the face of dubious governmentality in Nigeria. It further explains why supersonic nations that have made education basic, compulsory and criminalized illiteracy are zooming into the moon and making…

Akeredolu, ‘Kunle Adebayo And The Dying Ondo Radiovision Stations -By Arakunrin Ajos

For days now, I have kept myself updated with the countless allegations against the Interim Chairman of OSRC and OrangeFM, Mr ‘Kunle Adebayo, from concerned Ondo state people who are really desirous of a true and working radiovision outfit. I…

Economic Issues