Let’s keep Nigeria together for Mandela!
This article seeks to appeal to the elders in the land that they should wake up from their deep slumber because Nigeria that Nelson Mandela identified as the only source of pride...
The rebel who paid the price
Onagoruwa protested to the dictator and then resigned. He moved back to his law practice, but already he had taken a sip from the poison cup. He knew his life was in danger, but he defiantly stayed within the glare.
World Bank president explains role in Abacha loot spending
President of World Bank Group, Dr. Jim Yong Kim, is insisting that it played only a limited role in the spending of recovered loot from late Gen. Sani Abacha, as “the funds were returned directly from Switzerland to the Nigerian government.”
I refused to beg Abacha, says Obasanjo
Former President of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday narrated how the late Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuwade, made spirited efforts to plead on his behalf to the late Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha...
Short-sightedness in separatist agitation
Those “wise ones” who had authoritatively “decreed” the disintegration of Nigeria must be laughing quietly at current developments – the banter of insults between ethnic nationalities.
My book will expose killers of MKO, says Al-Mustapha
Major Hamza Al-Mustapha (retd), former Chief Security Officer to the late Head of State, General Sani Abacha, on Saturday disclosed that his book, which will soon be made public will expose how MKO Abiola was killed
U.S. raises hope for return of $500m Abacha loot
Efforts to recover some N500 million worth of United States-based proceeds of corruption traced to Nigeria’s former Head of State, the late General Sani Abacha have taken a positive turn.
No further information on Abacha’s loot spendings, says World Bank
The World Bank has told Lagos based rights group, the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) that it has no additional information on projects...
Bamaiyi, politicians and the rest of us
There are a handful of politicians whom I respect in Nigeria. They include, the late former governor of Kogi State, Abubakar Audu and Ogbonaya Onu.