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YES, THE “CABAL” WILL SOON COME FOR TINUBU By Samuel Ajayi

The noise was deafening and the emotions were overwhelming. The “Sai Baba” crowd took over the space and commonsense took a flight. Tinubu might not have made Buhari president, but… Read more »

DELE GIWA AND THE DILEMMA OF A JOURNALIST By Dele Momodu

Fellow Nigerians, today is not one of my happiest days. I’m sorry to start on such a depressing note. But that is the way I usually feel on every October… Read more »

THE GREEN SHIRTS OF THE NIGER DELTA By Paul .T. Boroh

When T.Y. Bello (Toyin Sofekun-Bello) sang: “The land is green, is green, oh oh oh; the land is green, is green, can’t you see” she might have had the Niger… Read more »

FURTHER ENTRY IN THE DIARY OF SHAME By Louis Odion

With the stench of the NNPC affair starring Ibe Kachikwu and Maikanti Baru still choking the air, with national dignity looking sullied by suggestion that ailing president spent his 103-day… Read more »

WHEN SILENCE MEANS CONTEMPT By Sam Omatseye

  The president has always seen silence as a mark of dignity in a time of crisis. When he opens his mouth eventually, he spews out venom that neither gives… Read more »

BUHARI: “MY MEN ARE NOT GUILTY AS ALLEGED” by Calito Felipe

Muhammadu Buhari started his anti corruption crusade with $2.1bn Dasukigate, then Sambo Dasuki was arrested, Raymond Dokpesi, Fani Kayode, Musuliu Obanikoro, Olisa Metuh, and Reuben Abati were also arrested in… Read more »

LET ME SEND KEYAMO TO CHINA by Dare Babarinsa

At last, our young friend, Festus Keyamo, has been honoured with the laurel of Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN, the highest honour of the legal profession in our country. If… Read more »

RESTRUCTURING: TOWARDS NIGERIA’S SECOND INDEPENDENCE by Feyisade Charles Adeyemi

A Yoruba adage says that after your parents birth you, you will have to reborn yourself later on. In the same vein, Jesus is reported in the bible to have… Read more »

WHY NIGERIA CAN’T CONTINUE THE WAY IT IS? – Edwin Clark

Ijaw Leader,  Chief Edwin Clark has declared that restructuring of Nigeria is a must for economic growth and development. Clark, a former national commissioner who addressed the press in Abuja on… Read more »

ETHNIC PRIDE AND PREJUDICE IN NIGERIA by Simon Kolawole

Riddle: name the Nigerian ethnic group known for being “arrogant” and “clannish”. I will give you one or two clues to make things easier. They are perceived by others as… Read more »