Worry over mass abductions as schools resume today
Schools resume today for the commencement of the 2021/2022 academic session across the country but it won’t be a cheery return for thousands of pupils, especially in Northern Nigeria...
Hankering after blank spaces
The majority of us in this country – your country my country our country – have been observers – and are still being observers of what is going on here and outside here.
The mistake of 1914
I have just finished reading a book “What Britain Did To Nigeria” by Max Siollun, who is an authority on issues that affects Nigeria.
Protect Christians, others in northern Nigeria, PFN urges govt
The Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN), yesterday, charged the Federal Government on a better security mechanism that guarantees the lives and property of Nigerians...
In search of peace for northern Nigeria
The insecurity in Northern Nigeria today is not accidental. It was a deliberate social decadence systemically incubated over time and became a way of life for society
Even this rain also beat our ancestors
One of the most contentious question of the 1958 Manchester House Nigerian Constitutional Conference in London was whether Nigeria was worth keeping at all.
Untold Magical Treasures of Northern Nigeria
Way before the name ‘Nigeria’ was chosen, in the period that saw the rise and reign of powerful empires and kingdoms, the belt of Northern Nigeria was once a cradle of civilization and superiority. One of its major advantages was the ‘Sahara desert’; its major trade route that allowed the influx of Arabian Merchants and many…
The giant north weeps
We may all pretend all we want but no one can deny this, even if the temptation to be untrue to oneself for a mess of pottage cannot be resisted: Northern Nigeria is in distress...