Awolowo and Niger Delta naked children
Above is a photograph of Chief Obafemi Awolowo with naked children. People have all kinds of reactions to Nigerians being naked in 1952 - get over it, in most parts of Nigeria
What future for Africa and the black race?
There is no longer any doubt that the black race is under siege. This fact has been on the table for centuries. And there is no longer any surprise, but bemusement, as to why it remains an issue in the twenty first century.
Anambra government seeks national holiday in honour of Azikiwe
The government and people of Anambra State have said the declaration of June 12 as Democracy Day should be an opportunity for national introspection to enable Nigerians to identify gaps and take steps to correct them.
Reflections on visionary leadership
The fact that President Muhammadu Buhari is steering the ship of state in troubled waters makes it imperative for him to have stronger will power to wither the storm. If he fails to assert himself he remains a puppet in the hands....
Why democracy is not impacting positively on Nigerians, by Yakasai
After 20 years, there must be some progress, but whether the progress is up to our expectation is a matter to be discussed.
Jakande, iconic face of fearless journalism
Because of his monumental achievements in politics, specifically in the governance of Lagos State, it is easy to gloss over his giant strides in journalism, his first love. It is easy for the achievements to overshadow his indelible mark in journalism.
Waiting for the discovery of Nigeria
Forget all the fine words about Mungo Park discovering the River Niger. What urgently needs to be discovered is the country called Nigeria...
Servant - leadership - remedy for politics of desperation in Nigeria - Part 4
Nigeria has been in search of servant leadership in a profound sense since its existence as a nation. The fact remains that the British conquest of Africa...
Police restore law, order after protest on alleged kidnapping in Kaduna
The Kaduna State Police Command on Sunday said it had restored law and order on Nnamdi Azikiwe express way after irate youths blocked the byepass over an alleged overnight kidnapping in Kaduna. The News reports that at about 1:00 a.m., suspected gunmen stormed Rariya community near Kabala and allegedly kidnapped some people, leading to protests…