OPINION: LAGOS: KEEPING HUMANISM ALIVE

A humanist meeting organized on Tuesday April 9 2019 happened at a very short notice and brought out the best in Lagos. One of...

OPINION: WOMEN IN POLITICS: MILES TO GO BEFORE PARITY IS ACHIEVED

In the fight for gender equality, women around the world have advanced in small and large ways. Yet for women in Africa, progress is...

OPINION: IS CCT THE NIGHTMARE OF PUBLIC OFFICERS OR MERCENARY OF THE EXECUTIVE?

On September 21, 2011, the hearing room of the Code of Conduct Tribunal was overflowing with lawyers, journalists and spectators. A "big masquerade" was...

OPINION: KADARIA AHMED: KILLING APOSTATES AND ISLAM IN 21ST CENTURY NIGERIA

A tweet describing the popular Nigerian journalist, Kadaria Ahmed, as "a walking corpse" who is supposed to be killed for converting to Christianity has...

OPINION: MARCHING THE TALK: WHY #MARKETMARCH

Ifeoma is the oldest of five siblings. She does not go to school and helps her mother raise her younger ones because of her...

OPINION: INSECURITY: THE CONTINUOUS UNPROVOKED ATTACK ON MADA CHIEFDOM

The Mada people of central Nigeria are predominantly domiciled in Nasarawa State, with Akwanga as their seat of power, housing the paramount ruler. They...

OPINION: THREE UNFORGETTABLE YEARS IN NYSC

The current administration of President Muhammadu Buhari has secured for itself an unforgettable legacy so much so that long after the government reaches its...

OPINION: AS CBN’S EMEFIELE RE-SCRIPTS THE ECONOMIC NARRATIVE

Resolutely navigating turbulent seas spawned by a mix of micro and macro-economic triggers, the nation's apex bank - Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) led...

OPINION: PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION TRIBUNAL: BUHARI, APC AND THE ELUSIVE WILL

For few days now, the media has been awash with APC's faulting of the candidacy of Atiku Abubakar, the PDP presidential candidate in the...

OPINION: DEAR PROPHETS AND SEERS, WHEN WILL THE KILLINGS STOP?

In Nigeria, it has become a norm to visit seers or fortune tellers or prophets or some sorts of spiritualists to foreknow distant events...