OPINION: 2016 BUDGET: IS PRESIDENT BUHARI BLACKMAILING THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY?

The event concerning the Nigeria 2016 budget and its discrepancies has crowded the internet space in the past few weeks. Nigerians both locally and in...

OPINION: LABOUR DAY: REMEMBERING NIGERIAN WORKERS

Labour Day which is observed annually as International Workers’ Day on the 1st of May had its origin in the May 4th 1886 Hay...

OPINION: CHARMING INSECURITY IN A SHARIA STATE?

In recent times, Zamfara state in northern Nigeria has been plagued by incessant attacks and killings. Fulani herdsmen have reportedly carried out vicious attacks...

OPINION: $20M LOOT: BETWEEN BEING PATIENCE AND BECOMING A PATIENT

Nigerian historians will definitely scribble the activities of Dame, Patience Jonathan as the most controversial First Lady in the history of the country. When...

OPINION: WHY WE ALL NEED TO BE ATIKULATED TO GET NIGERIA WORKING AGAIN

There comes a prime time in the life of a nation when it’s citizens, democratically, determine the next course of action for the corporate...

OPINION: EMEKA ENEJERE AND THE STRUGGLE FOR DEMOCRATIC SPACE

Emeka Enejere, political scientist and intellectual was like a long lost elder brother when I received his call on March 29, announcing he was...

OPINION: OSUN: ELECTION AS THEATRE

What is going on in Osun state right now is nothing short of political theatre. It is keeping us all entertained, but it has...

OPINION: SENATE MINISTERIAL CLEARANCE: TRICK OR TREAT?

After nearly four months of Nigerians anxiously waiting for President Muhamadu Buhari to name his cabinet, it took the 8th Senate of the Federal...

OPINION: ATIKU: WHY IGBO LEADERS’ ENDORSEMENT WAS RIGHT

Igbo leaders from all walks of life gathered at the region's ancient city of Enugu on Wednesday, November 14, 2018, "to consider Ndigbo's place...

OPINION: ATIKU: THE SPECTACLES AND TENTACLES OF AN ENIGMATIC STATESMAN @ 70

In all of my life's endeavours nothing good has ever come to me easily, and the pattern has become second nature to me. -...