Political Issues

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…

Unhelpful Vengeance: Kawu Modibo, And His Constant Campaign Of Calumny Against Saraki -By Sola Ebiseni

Kawu Modibo’s usual attacks on the Saraki family, particularly Bukola Saraki, the enigmatic Nigerian Senate…

Nigeria, 2019 Election, And Judicial Activism -By Sam Amadi

The famous French political philosopher, Alexis Tocqueville, in his classic: Democracy in America, wisely observes…

Experimental Look On How To End Rigging In Nigeria -By Simon Kolawole

Let us perform an experiment. Let us make a Super Law that says if you…

Bukola Saraki And The End Of His Charmed Political Life -By Peter Claver Oparah

And so, Bukola Mesujamba Saraki’s charmed political life came to an abrupt end during the…

Nigeria 2019: Politician, The Team, And Eshu Laalu As Polling Agent -By Reuben Abati

Here is yet another account of what I saw in the politics of Ogun State…

Electoral Violence, Shameless Politicians, And The Rivers State Example -By Ugoji Egbujo

In the end, Rivers State is our shame. A political culture of unlimited violence. Every…

Corrupt Serving Senators

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Life And People

Now The Netherlands: History Repeats Itself -By Arlene J. Schar and Dr. David Leffler

Three days after the terrorist attack in New Zealand, another shooting has taken place in Netherlands, leaving three dead. While both the Netherlands and New Zealand are considered safe and peaceful nations, violence has still managed to find its way to them. In today’s world, apparently no place is safe anymore. As a civilization, how…

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

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…

Polygamy Today: A Bait For Fun-catching Which Is Birthing Sociological Disaster And Familial Discord -By Hammed J. Sulaiman

Polygamy. Polygamy as history has it, is a practice in which one man is married…

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…

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 a serious breach of peace or violence is likely to occur or on account of natural disaster or other emergencies. To prevent any abuse of…

Economic Issues