OPINION: AS ISIS WANES, ITS FOUNDERS ARE STRONGER

The numerous victory songs and congratulatory messages flowing from various parts of the world following the Tuesdayseizure of Raqqa, the 'capital' of the Islamic State...

OPINION: ABATI DIDN’T WRITE THAT…

I had dedicated Saturday, October 21, to two important events: attending to family duties and participating in a farewell funeral party in Abeokuta in...

OPINION: DELE GIWA: NOT YET UHURU FOR NIGERIAN JOURNALISTS

It is already 31 years since one of the fiery, tenacious, patriotic journalist in Nigeria history Sumonu Oladele Giwa was cut down by a...

OPINION: THE 7 DEADLY SINS A NIGERIAN PRESIDENT SHOULD AVOID

The race to be President of Nigeria in 2019 has already started – well, behind the scenes. Will it be the incumbent (- if...

OPINION: THE WORLD BANK AND NORTH EAST: PMB IS IN ORDER

The past couple of days has seen the outbreak of what might be referred to as a needless controversy over a request made by...

OPINION: FROM NICOTES TO INTELS: THE UNTOLD STORY

Since the beginning of the recent face-off between the Federal Government and the Integrated Services Limited (Intels) which culminated in the contract termination/cancellation episode,...

OPINION: GOVERNORSHIP AND THE OVER DESPERATION OF A BELLETICIAN

There is an intangible law of nature which embraces the constant warring between the forces of good and bad, the positive and the negative,...

OPINION: THE WORLD BANK AND NORTH EAST: PMB IS IN ORDER

The past couple of days has seen the outbreak of what might be referred to as a needless controversy over a request made by...

OPINION: UNRESOLVED ATROCITIES OF PYTHON DANCE 

Just before the National Assembly resumed from the last vacation, which coincided with the launch of the highly controversial military operation in the entire...

OPINION: IN SEARCH OF THE ‘DETRIBALIZED’ NIGERIAN

Nigerians love buzzwords - slogans that are repeated frequently enough, (and imbued with assumed values), that they begin to sound like established facts or...