Opinion/Articles

Buhari reelection 2019 : Let the others simply run away. 

April 25, 2018

By Femi  Adesina.  There are two options for those in contention for the presidency in 2019: run, or run away. Now that President Muhammadu Buhari has indicated his intention to run, dwarfs trying to wear a giant’s shoes should simply run away. The cat has returned from a journey, let the rats scamper for safety. […]

Read More

Of drowning men and national security.

February 9, 2018

By Reuben Abati. Jimoh Moshood, the current Police Public Relations officer in Abuja is probably the most unprofessional occupier of that office since 1999. His lack of professionalism and ready capacity to perpetually say the wrong thing at the right time is the reason why he should be relieved forthwith of that important position. He […]

Read More

Osinbajo,Senate imbroglio over EFCC’s Magu.

July 9, 2017

It is not often clear where to draw the line when a speaker gives an unprepared speech or interjection on behalf of someone else. The disavowal by former Edo State governor Adams Oshiomhole of union leader Issa Aremu’s views on ex-military head of state, Ibrahim Babangida, is a case in point.  Though there has been […]

Read More

100 Days in Office : ONDO PEOPLE,CIVIL SERVANTS GAIN FROM ARAKUNRIN AKEREDOLU LED GOVERNMENT’S ZERO TOLERANCE FOR PROFLIGACY.

June 24, 2017

100 days, one or even two years no doubt is relatively insignificant in the affairs of men. There is also no gainsaying the fact that within a space of 100 days , it is possible for a chain of events to unfold, but for the historian, the duration for which a monarch holds the reins […]

Read More

“IGP wants to plant AK 47 guns in my Abuja home in order to arrest me,”Gov Wike alleges.

April 30, 2017

The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike on Sunday levelled another allegation at Police Inspector General Ibrahim Idris. The governor claimed the IGP plans to raid his Abuja home and use the opportunity to plant incriminating objects there for the purpose of humbling him. He provided no proof but it came less than a month […]

Read More

The Change Mantra  

September 16, 2016

Nigeria’s President Muhammad Buhari. By Folu Olamiti Not too long ago, on March 17, 2009, to be precise, Nigerians were roused to a blistering campaign on attitudinal change. Its passcode was :Nigeria, Good People, Great Nation. And it was from the fertile ideas factory of the then Minister of Information and Communications, the late Prof […]

Read More

BUHARI AND A TEMPLATE FOR REAL CHANGE.

July 5, 2016

Dear President Muhammadu Buhari, I closed my more recent intervention on the Nigerian situation in the media a little above one year ago on the note that the omens were bad. It doesn’t require expertise of any kind to know that the situation today is much more challenging than it was then, and arguably more […]

Read More

READ : WHAT FALANA SAID ABOUT PROPOSED PENSION,IMMUNITY FOR SARAKI, DOGARA.

June 21, 2016

Human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN); a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Chief Niyi Akintola, and the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, have condemned the proposed life pension and immunity for National Assembly leaders. While SERAP and the Coalition Against Corrupt Leaders described the proposed life pension and immunity for Senate President Bukola Saraki and […]

Read More