OPINION: LET’S BREAK-UP NIGERIA! 

So everybody wants to go their own separate way? Some Igbos want to re-create the nation of Biafra while others want a Niger-Delta country;...

OPINION: LAGOS STATE IS A PLACE FOR ALL 

The holding of the Eyo Festival as part of the activities marking fifty years of Lagos State, transported me back to my childhood. Although...

OPINION: THE DEATH OF JOY ODAMA: ACID TEST FOR IBRAHIM IDRIS AND THE NIGERIA...

There is no question that in Nigeria, the poor, the less privileged and the largely dispossessed majority who find themselves in that demeaning class...

OPINION: NDIGBO IN NIGERIA: HISTORY IS MY WITNESS 

Few days ago a friend, Patriot and a committed Nigerian,Emmanuel Majebi reminded me of the tragedy of looking the way and keeping quiet by...

OPINION: WHEN THE GOAT CLAIMS SAME PATERNITY WITH THE SHEEP

Morocco, the North African kingdom is noted for its tantrums, rascality and general disregard for  human rights, international norms and conventions. An attempt by...

OPINION: QUIT NOTICES: AFTER THE SPAT, TIME TO SUE FOR PEACE

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo during the week and the preceding week found it necessary to apply a soothing balm on the frayed and disjointed...

OPINION: RE-INVENTING NIGERIA’S WARPED FEDERALISM

The on-going polemic vis-à-vis the quit notice by the Arewa Youth to the South Eastern residents in the Northern parts of the country to...

OPINION: OBANURE: THE PASSING AWAY OF A CHRIST’S AMBASSADOR

It was through Pastor Idris Umar’s poetic ventilation of his deep-seated, innermost emotion on the sudden passing away of one-time Provincial Pastor of the...

OPINION: TECHNOLOGY: THE INTERNET OF EVERYTHING WATER

Local communities boosting water monitoring systems using the Internet Imagine a world where your spice cabinet reminds you to buy salt, or your cell phone...

OPINION: THE NEW ‘GENERATION SHIFT’ MANTRA

Since the election of Emmanuel Macron, 39, as the   youngest President of France, several Nigerian writers have suddenly rediscovered an old mantra: ‘generation shift’....