OPINION: BURATAI, PLEASE, DON’T BE BRUTAL!

The military is a disciplined institution with a command structure that brooks no disrespect for constituted authorities. Hence the tendency by the Chief of...

OPINION: WHY I WILL CAST MY VOTE FOR SANWO- OLU

Lagos State gubernatorial election is in the air.  The two major parties, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the All Progressives Congress (APC), are jostling...

OPINION: KUDOS TO MAHMOOD YAKUBU AND INEC

Just like many Nigerians, I was initially pissed off by the eleventh hour decision taken by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to postpone...

OPINION: IS THERE ANY INTEGRITY LEFT IN INEC AFTER ATTAHIRU JEGA? 

Will an election conducted under‎ the cumulus of suspicion, doubt and allegations against the umpire of the exercise be accepted by most Nigerians? Do Nigerians...

OPINION: FROM THE PHRASEBOOK OF THE PAST – POSTPONING NIGERIA

Fawa biu tana bata hankali'n kuda...rana bata karya sai dai uwar diya ta ji kunya... (Two pieces of meat confuse the mind of the...

OPINION: CAN AN ELECTION STILL BE FREE, FAIR WHEN IT IS POSTPONED 9 HOURS...

On April 2, 2011, INEC shifted the national assembly election by seven days (to April 9), citing "logistics and operational" problems. And it took...

OPINION: IN CASE BUHARI WINS…

"Should Buhari win, we as citizens must be prepared for two things. The first should be to stretch the great endurance for which we...

OPINION: 2019 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION: FORETELLING THE OUTCOME

Election is the recruitment of persons the largest percentage of the electorate feels are capable of actualizing their imaginings of an ideal nation. Nigerians...

OPINION: BUHARI IS A GONER

I begin this piece with this Biblical quote: Esther 6: 13: "And Haman told Zeresh his wife and all his friends every thing that had...

OPINION: FEB 23 ELECTION: NEW IPMAN PRESIDENT AND HIS DANGEROUS PARTISAN PREDISPOSITION?

If common sense is the practical ability to do sound judgement, then the Supreme Court -installed new leadership of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association...