How ASUU’s strike is killing youth future
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has taken it upon itself to embark on industrial strike actions any time they feel like sometimes without even following the union strike laws.
Atiku vows to privatise NNPC, power, others for economic growth
Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar yesterday vowed to privatise the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation...
The campaign message of Aisha Buhari
Sir: One of my most memorable days in life was when I queued behind Prof J.F. Ade Ajayi to cast my vote in Bodija, Ibadan, in 1999. I was highly encouraged by his patriotic zeal, which he would consider normal and why not if not. What has become of Nigeria elite? Many workers and youths…
Tenure extension of IGP: Ehindero and Okiro examples
The tenures of IG Sunday Ehindero and Mike Okiro that were extended by the administrations of former President Olusegun Obasanjo and Yar Adua respectively. Obasanjo extended the tenure of Ehindero by one year. Former President Yar’Adua extended the tenure of Okiro till 2010. But President Buhari cannot extend the tenure of IGP Ibrahim Idris because…
ADP presidential candidate visits Obasanjo, scores FG low in economy, leadership, others
The presidential candidate of the Action Democratic Party (ADP), Yabagi Yusuf Sanni, yesterday said that for Nigeria to move forward, its leaders must depart from the present way of handling issues.
2018, a year of reluctant optimism in Nigeria
It was a year that was too slow in going away and one that began on a contentious note politically speaking. As the year 2018 runs full course today, it would be apt to state that former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s special press statement of January 23....
Our mumu never do
In February 2019 the federal presidential and governorship elections will take place. There will also be elections to the National Assembly and the state houses of assembly.
The futility of greed
I once talked about the “iniquity of greed” with a Nigerian I met in London sometime in the 1980’s. The meeting place was at the then...