Because Nigeria’s democracy is unsafe
It’s time to stop the march of democracy Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, the prophet once called dem don crazy, demonstation of craze… in this country. It’s time to speak truth not only to power, but to ourselves – that the majesty of democracy has been defiled and so we the people have to thrash the project in…
One presidency, two branches!
What is happening? Why is everywhere so quiet? President Buhari has been away in London since May 10 to follow up on the treatment of a yet to be known medical condition by British doctors and nobody has visited to relay back home stories.....
Corruption has its DNA
And one does not mean family tree or DNA in the way fathers and mothers use their children’s bank accounts to hide away stolen money. What is meant here is what two writers of books on corruption are trying to say.
The female child in Nigeria: A call for protection
I am sorely grieved by the Falomo and Ireti secondary school students report that surfaced a few days ago. The report is the account of a lady, Michale Mathews, who allegedly witnessed a heinous crime perpetrated against some of our young girls.
Buhari’s mid-term report: So far, so good
As President Muhammadu Buhari clocks two years in office, it is pertinent to take an X-ray of the regime in terms of its performance in the critical areas of its campaign promises...
Peter Obi and the rest of us
Ikeogu Oke, an Abuja-based communication analyst, has just written a syndicated article entitled “Peter Obi and His One Wristwatch” which newspapers have been publishing.
Babatunde Jose and the state of our nation
In seeking pragmatic solutions to the national questions of accountable leadership, vision, commitment to service, probity and altruism, we should draw inspiration from the illustrious lives of the few patriots who walked this way before us.
When will Nigerians be angry?
This article was prompted in the main by the cynical and pathetic attitude Nigerian youth have adopted in their response to the grave attenuation of ideals of good governance in recent time, particularly the discovery of unlimited amount of money.....