For the talented Afrobeats and Afrofusion singer, Popoola Mubarak Ayomide, who is fondly called King Mubaraq by his admirers, music is the real deal. He is, no doubt, taking it seriously and doesn't seem to relent for a moment. This time, he came with a different tune which he titled 'Change', produced by talented producer,…
21 Aug 2021
Ponder on this, will you? We are all trying to establish some sense of normality around the world, from reducing social distancing and dropping masks to going out to socialise and work again
22 Mar 2020
The word ‘overturn’ means a turnover, to swing to another direction or to place upside down and all of this requires a shaking. The young man in our Bible passage was tired of one place and wanted to take over territories. He, therefore, consulted his master who gave him a go-ahead but as he was…
9 Feb 2020
Sa'adu Zungur was a poet, journalist, social critic, Islamic scholar, and nationalist. He was among early scholars in northern Nigeria, who called for the reform of the society through education during colonial rule
19 Nov 2019
Youths have been charged to lead the change they desire by seizing opportunities before them and creating job opportunities rather than seeking one.
31 Aug 2019
Change, it’s inevitable, sometimes it arrives in grand style by intention and other times? It creeps up on us. However way it comes, it shows up anyway because changes will always occur as long as life is.
27 Aug 2019
With the assignment of portfolios to the new ministers, the fireworks that went with their appointment and screening have come to an end. We are now in another stage, the stage of facing the assignment.
7 Jul 2019
Having listened to Hope Masterton Waddell, an Irish clergyman urge colleagues and congregants to establish a mission in Africa, coupled with the death of the famous missionary explorer, David Livingstone, Mary Mitchell Slessor at 27 made up her mind to explore the African continent. She applied to the United Presbyterian Church’s Foreign Mission Board and…
29 May 2019
Change presents humanity with a confounding paradox. Whereas change is constant and inevitable it forebodes a vague sense of unease. Fear of the unknown taunts the nerves of even the valorous of men. Men of destiny however prepare for change, meeting it at the doorstep with secure pace. May 29, 2019 is Bauchi’s date with…
22 Jul 2018
"I'm starting with the man in the mirror I'm asking him to change his ways And no message could have been any clearer If you want to make the world a better place Take a look at yourself, and then make a change" As pop star and music legend Michael Jackson sang, the change we…
21 Jul 2018
Since 2015, the word Change has become a familiar word on the lips of Nigerians and rightly so. With a ranking of 148 out of 180 countries in the 2017 Corruption Perceptions Index by Transparency International, Nigeria has been known as a country laced with corruption from the top to the lowest of the socio-political strata. This…
27 May 2018
On Tuesday, May 29, 2018, the Buhari/Osinbajo led government will clock three years in office. With elections less than a year ahead, this period of people-oriented governance has been a great success. The administration has fared very well in various policy fronts. There is a long list of achievements to flaunt. The popular support for…