Shakespearean strategic calculation, the tide in Nigerian politics has moved, almost with a natural gale force to the South, where the next president of the country
The physiological profile of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has, lately, been an intensive subject of deliberation and controversies in the polity of the Nigerian state.
Since he made his debut in politics as an activist in the prodemocracy agitations of the National Democratic Coalition (NADECO) in the early 1990s, Bola Ahmed Tinubu – latterly Asiwaju, Jagaban - has been in the eye of the storm arising from what is seen as his identity crisis. There have been speculations and claims,…
18 Mar 2019
Sir: Love Tinubu at your own political leverage and advantage, or hate him at your own political perils. Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, popularly known as Jagaban, is a political juggernaut and master strategist. Controversially, what the late sage, Chief Obafemi Awolowo couldn’t achieve or influence in his lifetime seems to have been providentially appropriated to…
24 Sep 2018
The godfather is angry. Angry with the ‘son’ he made; made from the ashes of a civil service career. And he must have a pound of political flesh. His anger, long quietly expressed, has come out with a smoking gun, no, a tornado of sorts! And the other boys have rallied around him. I refer…