Buhari’s anti-corruption fight and the rule of law

President Muhammadu Buhari was elected in 2015 after emphasising his track record of tackling corruption, and his pledge to stop public officials from looting the country’s treasury after he rightly declared: “if we don’t kill corruption, this corruption will kill us.”

Buhari’s anti-corruption fight and the rule of law

By Kolawole Olaniyan President Muhammadu Buhari was elected in 2015 after emphasising his track record of tackling corruption, and his pledge to stop public officials from looting the country’s treasury after he rightly declared: “if we don’t kill corruption, this corruption will kill us.” Mr. Buhari has backed his commitment by putting in place some important […]

June 12; And The Daniel Finally Comes To Judgment.

And from nowhere, June 12 that has assumed the form of Abiku, shot up last week to victory in quite an unexpected form when President Muhammadu Buhari issued a presidential order, not only giving that historic date its proper and long-agitated place but also canonize the symbol of that epic struggle, late Chief MKO Abiola. This was after twenty-five years of ardent struggle that has been thinning down over the years to Abiola’s ardent supporters and his kinsmen.

June 12; And The Daniel Finally Comes To Judgment.

And from nowhere, June 12 that has assumed the form of Abiku, shot up last week to victory in quite an unexpected form when President Muhammadu Buhari issued a presidential order, not only giving that historic date its proper and long-agitated place but also canonize the symbol of that epic struggle, late Chief MKO Abiola. This was […]

Governor Obaseki And The 400 Sacked Lecturers In Edo

IT sounds thorny that Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State who prosecutes his governorship mandate on job creation premise could scrap entire College of Agriculture redeployed 261 students of the college as much as sacking the school's 231 strong workforces in one fell swoop

Governor Obaseki And The 400 Sacked Lecturers In Edo

By Erasmus Ikhide IT sounds thorny that Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State who prosecutes his governorship mandate on job creation premise could scrap entire College of Agriculture redeployed 261 students of the college as much as sacking the school’s 231 strong workforces in one fell swoop, nearly four decades after the institution’s establishment. But […]

Saraki and the nPDP: Time to Call it Quits

In recent times, members of the New Peoples Democratic Party, nPDP, bloc in the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, have been agitating over what they consider a gross shortchange and maltreatment of members of their bloc in the power equation in APC.

Saraki and the nPDP: Time to Call it Quits

By Jude Ndukwe In recent times, members of the New Peoples Democratic Party, nPDP, bloc in the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, have been agitating over what they consider a gross shortchange and maltreatment of members of their bloc in the power equation in APC. As one of the legacy parties that formed the APC […]

This is wrong – Ogbeide Ifaluyi-Isibor writes Godwin Obaseki

This is wrong – Ogbeide Ifaluyi-Isibor writes Godwin Obaseki

Dear Godwin Obaseki, Compliments of the day to you sir, I write this brief piece to raise a troubling concern and I hope it will invoke your appropriate action as I pray it meets you well. Section 14 subsection 2b of the Nigerian constitution says that–> Sovereignty belongs to the people of Nigeria from where […]

Buhari Scores a Hat-trick with June 12

Arguably, the president Mohammadu Buhari (PMB) declaration of June 12, the infamous day election victory of late Chief Moshood Kashimawo Oluwale Abiola (GCFR) was annulled as Nigeria’s new democracy day has won him accolades even in the camp of his critics.

Buhari Scores a Hat-trick with June 12

By, Israel Ayegba Ebije Arguably, the president Mohammadu Buhari (PMB) declaration of June 12, the infamous day election victory of late Chief Moshood Kashimawo Oluwale Abiola (GCFR) was annulled as Nigeria’s new democracy day has won him accolades even in the camp of his critics. Though a lot of side talks have emerged since he conferred MKO, Babagana Kingibe – […]

Hon.Chidi Lloyd, PhD: A Hero or Villain

On the 9th of July, 2013, Rivers people and indeed Nigerians woke to the news of the terrible mayhem on the floor of the Rivers State House of Assembly.

By Obinna Egbogidi On the 9th of July, 2013, Rivers people and indeed Nigerians woke to the news of the terrible mayhem on the floor of the Rivers State House of Assembly. Five lawmakers led by Hon. Evans Bipi was attempting the absurd and abominable; the renegade group had launched an attack on the country’s […]

When a government advertises its No. 3 citizen as a thief …

Nigeria is on the road to Babylon: a place of confusion. Three years ago, the people were convinced that they had found a messiah who will lead them to the Promised Land, and meet all their expectations.

When a government advertises its No. 3 citizen as a thief …

By Reuben Abati Nigeria is on the road to Babylon: a place of confusion. Three years ago, the people were convinced that they had found a messiah who will lead them to the Promised Land, and meet all their expectations. Today, everyone is speaking in different tongues; “turning and turning in the widening gyre…the falcon […]

Biafra, Buhari and His ‘Soft’ Civil War

History teaches us that there is only one thing that is more painful to the victims of mass murder, ethnic cleansing and genocide than the act itself and that is the tacit denial by its orchestrators and perpertrators that it ever took place.

Biafra, Buhari and His ‘Soft’ Civil War

By Fani-Kayode History teaches us that there is only one thing that is more painful to the victims of mass murder, ethnic cleansing and genocide than the act itself and that is the tacit denial by its orchestrators and perpetrators that it ever took place. One of the most wicked and despicable lies that President […]

Not Too Young To Run Or Too Old To Rule?

THE Nigerian youths last week Thursday clapped for themselves when President Muhammadu Buhari assented to the "Not Too Young To Run bill" earlier passed by the national assembly. The ululation that attended the piece of legislation flashily evaporated the way it came from the very moment it was born when president told the youths to wait till 2023. 

Not Too Young To Run Or Too Old To Rule?

By Erasmus Ikhide The Nigerian youths last week Thursday clapped for themselves when President Muhammadu Buhari assented to the “Not Too Young To Run bill” earlier passed by the national assembly. The ululation that attended the piece of legislation flashily evaporated the way it came from the very moment it was born when The President told […]

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