Nigerian Civil War
It was a morning of encomiums and tributes on Saturday, July 10, 2021, as prominent Nigerians, veteran journalists, colleagues; family members and well-wishers celebrated the 87th birthday of Prince Henry Olukayode Odukomaiya.
A Nigerian President of Southeast Igbo extraction. Many Nigerians, I included, believe that this political outcome is essential to stabilize Nigeria and secure full national reconciliation
Sir: President Muhammadu Buhari’s first speech as President in 2015 was that those that gave him five per cent of the votes shouldn’t expect equal treatment with the others.
The Buhari-led Federal Government has lately been in the news for the wrong reasons—apart from for the predictable deadpan routine such as Professor Ben Ayade visiting to wave his new APC flag.
Sir: Nigeria is a country located in West Africa which was colonised by British, granted independence in 1960 after series of throes and struggles by our exceptional elite that were diverse in religions, tribes and regions but worked together for its emancipation.
President Muhammadu Buhari’s Tuesday stern warning to secessionists assumed global dimension when the popular micro-blogging platform, Twitter, deleted a tweet on the President’s official handle @MBuhari
20 Dec 2020
Except for the Nigerian Civil War, the country has never witnessed the massive destruction that it did during last October’s #EndSARS protests, which set several Nigerian cities on edge
27 Mar 2020
The introduction of the National Sports Festival in 1973 played a major role in cushioning the effect of the Nigerian Civil War, which had dealt a devastating blow to what had existed as Nigerian sports.
8 Feb 2020
Please, read to the end of this write-up in order to appreciate the headline above.
5 Feb 2020
Even though anniversaries of certain events may be worthless for nation building as some pundits claim, the 50th anniversary of the end of the Nigerian Civil War, which started in 1967 and ended in 1970...
2 Feb 2020
The alarm bells have been shrill and relentless since some states in Nigeria`s Southwest decided to float a security outfit.