Political Issues

Nwodo, An Enemy of Ndi’Igbo? -By Charles Mbani

Most times and in my quiet moments, I ponder about the fate of Ndi’gbo in…

FG, Omotola, And Our “Hellish” Country! -By SOC Okenwa

Mrs Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde is a combination of brain and beauty. In the vibrant Nigerian entertainment industry…

Ideological Classification Of Politics And Political Formations -By Edwin Madunagu

The 2019 general elections provoked undeclared and unstructured discussions and debates in the Nigerian Left.…

Elections In Nigeria; Then, Now And The Future -By Jerome-Mario Utomi

Looking at the strength with which foreign observers in recent weeks raised strong voices against uncivil…

With Buhari, Osinbajo, Lawan, Gbaja, Igbo presidency In 2023 Is Now A Moral Burden On Nigeria -By Fredrick Nwabufo

We have always pledged to Nigeria’s unity. But we have not gone beyond this ritual…

Atiku’s Cameroonian Ancestry -By Festus Adedayo

I have taken time to ponder on the raging inferno of claims by the All…

Ajimobi And Story Of Last-minute Heists At Oyo Government House -By Festus Adedayo

Rumpus, said the report from a well-respected online medium, had erupted at the Oyo State…

President Buhari’s Second Term: Looking Back, And Looking Forward -By Femi Adesina

To borrow the words of colourful First Republic politician, Chief Ozumba Mbadiwe, “come has finally…

Regime Change: The Political Calculations Of Sudan’s Military Regime -By Ahmed H. Adam

On April 11, after 30 years in power, the longstanding dictator, General Omar al-Bashir, was…

Corrupt Serving Senators

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Life And People

Sri Lanka Attack: Why I Am Embarrassed As A Muslim -By Mehdi Hasan

From Christchurch, New Zealand, to Xinjiang, China, there is a war on Muslims. Many of us have spent years writing about it and condemning it. But let’s be clear: From the Middle East to parts of Asia and Africa, there is a war on Christians too. On Sunday, as Sri Lanka’s minority Christian community celebrated…

Another Arik Air Disaster: 16 Hours Of Agony With Arik Airline -By Adewale Adeoye

Act one Scene 1 If Arik Airline is owned by a Nigerian military despot and operating under a totalitarian regime, I would not have bothered. We have had democracy since 1999. A child born at that period is no longer a baby.  Go with me: Now, I have had agonizing stories from Nigerians at the…

Dear Mr President: Two New Descriptions Of Your Anti-corruption War And A Toxicity That Cannot Be Over-emphasized -By Umar Sa’ad Hassan

Dear Mr President, To protect the supremacy of the rule of law, you had us fighting for a former National Security Adviser, who is alleged to have shared money meant to arm our troops among his cronies while insurgents killed and maimed innocent Nigerians. By the time an Igbo separatist with a penchant for using…

Curbing Sports Bet Menace On Nigerian Youths -By Jerome-Mario Utomi

Talking about young people, the human development experts have described the stage as a moment of the storm, a stage in the developmental growth where young adults would want to explore and express self, as well as want to know more about the world. This uncensored urge naturallycomes with an inherent challenge which adversely affects the youth’s education and…

Christianity, Critical Thinking, Daddy Freeze: Unanswered Questions In The Bible -By Nneka Okumazie

The colorful deceit of the world is to question the Word of GOD. There are so many examples in the Scriptures against the physical and selfish thinking of the world. The Bible is a physical book with lots of Spirit secrets. The Spiritual nature of the Scriptures makes it contradictory to natural desires, attitudes and…

Democracy & Governance

Anti-Press Laws And The Nigerian Constitution -By Femi Falana

Last December, the Nigerian Army demanded a retraction of what it described as the ”unwarranted and serial provocative, unauthorised, libelous and defamatory publications against the person of Lt. Gen. T.Y. Buratai, the Chief of Army Staff and Nigerian Army counter…

The Invisible Corruption Fight In Nigeria -By Godwin Onyeacholem

Between fighting corruption with bare knuckles in an inspired manner and wearing well-padded gloves to do half-hearted battle with a monster that has literally crippled the country, the Buhari administration has to make up its mind on which style to…

Justice System In Nigeria And The Rising Cases Of Jungle Justice -By Peter Claver Oparah

Last week Sunday, I was in the village. I attended the 8.00 am Mass that…

What Are Lawyers Doing To Check The Excesses Of The Nigerian Police? -By Umar Sa’ad Hassan

Segun Awosanya more popularly known as ‘Segalink’ is a social media personality that has over…

IPAC Bauchi Congratulate The Governor-Elect and Sympathize With The Incumbent

The leadership of Inter Party Advisory Council Bauchi State under the state wardship of Comrade…

ANRP Commend the People of Bauchi State for Peaceful Conduct of 2019 Election in the State

The Abundant Nigeria Renewal Party, Bauchi State Chapter, under the leadership of Muhammad Yahaya Abubakar…

In The Same Ship Now -By Kenny Oladipo

Another hurdle scaled, another milestone reached. 20 years on, a nation bravely trudges along the…

Forgotten Dairies

Another Arik Air Disaster: 16 Hours Of Agony With Arik Airline -By Adewale Adeoye

Act one Scene 1 If Arik Airline is owned by a Nigerian military despot and…

Success Adegor, Education, And The Unending Story -By Johnson Amusan

As long as the world shall last, there will be wrongs, and if no man…

Kadaria Ahmed And The Zamfara Zealots -By Simon Kolawole

It is appalling that when a strong character like Ms Kadaria Ahmed rises up to…

Unfortunately, Audu Ogbeh May Be More Right Than Wrong -By Adebiyi Olusolape

The reason I refrained from sharing the Audu Ogbeh video when I first saw it…

Mass Killings, Atrocities And Scorched Earth In Nigeria -By Jibrin Ibrahim

Pastoralists-farmers’ conflicts in Nigeria have grown, spread and intensified over the past decade and today…

Issues Unspoken: Islam, IG Wala’s Sentence And The Indictment Of Hajj Commission -By Abdulrazaq O. Hamzat

“Whoever among you sees an evil action, let him change it with his hand [by taking action]; if he cannot, then with his tongue; and if he cannot, then with his heart [by hating it and feeling that it is…

Re: The Legend of Buratai: Why History Can Never Be Wrong! -By Philip Agbese

“A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots;” – Marcus Garvey. Everywhere in the globe, great nations, societies and communities have had their today elegantly defined by history. History is…

Economic Issues