Patriotism of the Nigeria Military

Patriotism of the Nigeria Military

By: Prince Ugo A recent research by a UK risk analysis firm, Maplecroft published by CNN. showed that growing levels of conflict, terrorism, and the toppling of regimes in the Middle East and North Africa, as well as political violence in East Africa, are driving a rise in political instability not only in those sun […]

Boko Haram: Of Sugar Coated Lies and Poisonous Potions

Boko Haram: Of Sugar Coated Lies and Poisonous Potions

By: Anthony Kolawole The most dangerous level of lying is when the liar becomes addicted to manipulating the truth to an extent that he begins to believe his own lies as the truth. According to Vladimir Lenin, “A lie told often enough becomes the truth.” Therein lies the danger to the society because history is […]

Transparency International: Nigeria Yesterday and Today

Transparency International: Nigeria Yesterday and Today

By: Philip Agbese Transparency International (TI) on Thursday released a report alleging that lack of transparency in defence spending is responsible for the continuous existence of Boko Haram and that some of the measures to be adopted are that no nation should sell arms to the country.  The report, prepared in partnership with the Civil […]

Buhari: A President and His Covenant With God

Buhari: A President and His Covenant With God

By: Israel Abiodun Destiny has a strong influence in the shape of the affairs of men and nations. Theologians believe only God Almighty determines and divinely controls any outing of destiny at any phase in time and history. And God works in mysterious ways. Even the great seer, Nostradamus cannot challenge the potency and efficacy […]

Oloyede: Bulldozer of a Different Kind

Oloyede: Bulldozer of a Different Kind

By: Nkechi Odoma Every man fights, at least, a battle once in his life time. He either wins or loses. But African allegories are replete with great warriors who are famed for conquering all forces anytime they step out on the battlefield. They are venerated each time the call of duty beckons. And those determined […]

Letter: Dear Governor Fayose: Please Shut Up!

Letter: Dear Governor Fayose: Please Shut Up!

Your Excellency: I greet you. First, this disclosure: I am neither a PDP nor APC member. I do not belong to any political party in Nigeria. I am a passionate patriot of our great nation. However, I am also an unapologetic supporter of our President, Muhammad Buhari. I admire his blunt, bold simplicity, sincerity, sense of […]

Fayose, FFK And Other “Saints”: Please Return Nigeria’s Loot

Fayose, FFK And Other “Saints”: Please Return Nigeria’s Loot

By: Sanmi S. Ola There is something strikingly amusing about some Nigerian leaders. They regale in oddities; celebrate the profane and seek to stamp the seal of illegalities all the times. Most recently, Nigerians have been forced to contend with too many of such characters; but two of them are really outstanding in Nigeria’s hall […]

Naija’s Sai Baba Reappears!

Naija’s Sai Baba Reappears!

By: Okanga Agila Chikelu came up alive with his usual morning quarrels as animals foraged the bushy surroundings around his house. He girdled himself with a wrapper round his waist, the customary apron of his eastern kinsmen, signifying a man who has truly woken up from his house, the previous night. Chikelu, a middle aged […]

Adegboruwa’s Vision of Hell

Adegboruwa’s Vision of Hell

By: Idoko Ainoko Legal practitioner, Ebun-olu Adegboruwa on Friday May 5, 2017 issued a statement titled ‘Let us paralyze the system’ in which he ominously called for a shutdown of all sectors in Nigeria as a blackmail tool to force President Muhammadu Buhari to resign. The statement is a monument to a man who, having […]

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