Boko Haram: A Jihad Without Religion

Boko Haram: A Jihad Without Religion

By Idoko Ainoko What has been the consistent campaigns of Boko Haram insurgents is the desire to establish an Islamic State, opposed to the ideals of western education. It has been at the core of the vigorous attempts to impose their own version of Islamism on Nigeria. Boko Haram has been seeking to forbid Muslims […]

Oil: Another Paraffin for Terror

Oil: Another Paraffin for Terror

By Femi Babatunde The war against terrorism being persecuted against Boko Haram has entered another phase in which the terrorists are trying to resurge. They were sufficiently degraded when they were defeated in Sambisa Forest in December 2016. The war against terrorism was fought at that time with the impression that Nigeria was up against […]

Terrorism: Trump’s Approval And End Of The Black Days

Terrorism: Trump’s Approval  And End Of The Black Days

By: Anthony Kolawole. The conjured and demonic opinions of skeptics on the unabated degeneration of Nigeria under a Buhari Presidency is the least of my nightmares. I am the more comfortable with myself because only falsehood struggles to be concealed, but truth breaks the most secured of jails to quench he thirst of man with […]

Acting President Osinbajo’s Last Order On Terrorism

Acting President Osinbajo’s Last Order On Terrorism

By:  Abiodun Israel If I had a chance in my youthful days, I would have enlisted into one arm of the Nigerian Armed Forces.  But I was frustrated, as several attempts I made for admission into the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) Kaduna were met with a brick wall. After the third failed attempt, I resigned […]

What If Oil Is The True Ideology of Boko Haram?

What If Oil Is The True Ideology of Boko Haram?

By: Richards Murphy The curse of natural is apparently real or more accurately, cursed interests in resource exploration are real. This evil often goes about masked as something less sinister. Take for instance the insanity that is today’s Afghanistan, which began in a fashion not too different from what Boko Haram is acting out in […]

Understanding Fayose’s Obsession With The Military

Understanding Fayose’s Obsession With The Military

By: Okanga Agila Even primary school pupils in Nigeria tease themselves with the name of the Governor of Ekiti state, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, as a dippy, brainless soul, whose heart is unrepentantly steeped in evil.  In Ekiti state where a rigged election conferred on him the noble task of state leadership, he administers a democratic […]

Between Boko And Borno Haram

Between Boko And  Borno Haram

By: Anthony Kolawole We cannot refrain from analyzing the counter-insurgency campaigns in Nigeria in the last two years under President Muhammadu Buhari. We cannot cast away a conscience overshadowed by the irrepressible inner voice which echoes a quenched, but gradually resurrecting tempo of Boko Haram terrorism only in some parts of Borno State.  It is […]

Eliminating Terrorism In Nigeria And The Qatar Example

Eliminating Terrorism In Nigeria And The Qatar Example

By: Karen Goulding Terrorism is a global tormentor. It is now the world’s biggest affliction, with most countries trapped in its quagmire completely helpless.  In the Middle East and parts of North Africa where terrorism  has a solid base, rages and spread tentacles to other parts of the globe, its being hell on earth  on […]

Ekitigate and NA 38: Have We Forgotten So Soon?

Ekitigate and NA 38: Have We Forgotten So Soon?

By: Idoko Ainoko A story is making the rounds about a  petition to Acting President Professor Yemi Osinbajo on behalf of the 38 senior military officers that were compulsorily retired in June of last year having be found to be corrupt, partisan or ethnic in the performance of their duty. The petition written on behalf […]

Boko Haram And Sen. Kyari’s Meaningless Phobia

Boko  Haram And Sen. Kyari’s  Meaningless Phobia

By: Ibrahim Bulama Our own Distinguished Senator Abubakar  Shaib Kyari is one Nigerian  representative gripped by the fear  of Boko Haram insurgency. He represents us the good people of Borno North senatorial district in the National Assembly (NASS).  The only snag is that his fears are unfounded and the alarm he is mouthing all over […]

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