Big lessons from America
America – that is, the United States of America – is experiencing an unusual political autumn which began on Tuesday, November 3 of 2020 – the Super Tuesday of the presidential election of the super great nation currently amply uncertain of its super electoral greatness.
Milestones in the fall of Donald Trump
The journey to President Donald John Trump’s eventual loss of a second term in the White House was long in coming. As a deal maker, the outgoing President of the most powerful nation on earth detests failure. His decision to contest the Presidency began on a shaky note, especially given his unorthodox strategies and queer…
Where the key states stand in tight US election
The result of the US presidential election is hanging on the vote count in a handful of key states, with the race too close to call so far. Democrat Joe Biden currently holds 238 electoral votes -- including Arizona, which the Donald Trump team says could change -- compared to 213 for the Republican president.…
Youth rage and the shame on our leaders
I thought President Muhammadu Buhari got it right. His minister of youth and sports development, Sunday Dare, met with him on Monday, October 20 and brought...
Stop 'killing' #EndSARS protesters, Hillary Clinton tells Buhari
Former United States secretary of states Hillary Clinton Tuesday night asked Nigerian authorities to "stop killing" persons protesting against police brutality in the country. Clinton is one of the few high-profile American politicians that have spoken against the brutality meted out to protesters since demonstrations began about two weeks ago. Congresswoman woman Ilhan Omar tweeted…
Harris, making history as VP pick, condemns Trump's leadership 'failure'
Kamala Harris made history Wednesday when she accepted the Democratic nomination for vice president while joining Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton to condemn President Donald Trump's profound "failure" as a leader.
Trump 2016 campaign head colluded with Russian spy
The chairman of President Donald Trump's 2016 election campaign secretly shared campaign information with a Russian intelligence officer, posing a "grave" espionage threat
Hillary Clinton Announces Plan To Start A Podcast
The former first lady, secretary of state, and 2016 Democratic presidential nominee, Hillary Clinton is planning to launch a new audio program in late spring, just in time for her to have a powerful new megaphone during the 2020 election in a report by Yahoo News. The yet-to-be-titled show will be co-produced by audio giant…
Salute to Bukar Usman at 77
Without commitment, you never start, without consistency you never finish... ease is the greater threat to progress than hardship” (Denzel Washington, October, 2018).
Hillary Clinton says 'nobody likes' Bernie Sanders
Former US secretary of state Hillary Clinton has launched a scathing attack on a presidential hopeful and 2016 Democratic rival Bernie Sanders