Tag: Bámidélé Adémólá-Olátéjú

Op-Ed EditorJuly 8, 2015

Opinion: President Buhari, Integrity Is Not Enough!

by Bámidélé Adémólá-Olátéjú A lot in the future of Nigeria rests on Buhari’s presidency. We cannot let him fail. Integrity ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoApril 29, 2015

Opinion: The influence of big money in Nigerian politics

by Bámidélé Adémólá-Olátéjú The high cost of political campaign for office seekers and the present ways of meeting the costs ...

Op-Ed EditorSeptember 10, 2014

Opinion: Dear GEJ, negotiation is still the only way to defeat Boko Haram

by Bamidele Ademola-Olateju Terrorism is achieving political agenda through violence. The politics of power is the reason behind the argument ...

Op-Ed EditorAugust 22, 2014

Opinion: Nigerians and the five basic laws of human stupidity

by Bamidele Ademola-Olateju   Third (and Golden) Basic Law: A stupid person is a person who caused losses to another ...

Op-Ed EditorAugust 13, 2014

Opinion: #OsunDecides shows that the poor have learnt their lessons

by Bamidele Ademola-Olateju  The voters collected Omisore’s money, rice and kerosine and voted convincingly for Governor Aregbesola. They were not ...

Op-Ed EditorAugust 12, 2014

Opinion: Even the dead tell the story in Gaza

by Bamidele Ademola Olateju We have not forgotten how on November 18, 2012, the Israel Defence Forces shocked the world ...

June 5, 2014

Opinion: How to protect soft targets from Boko Haram attacks

by Bamidele Ademola-Olateju As a step towards protection, different categories of soft targets must be identified, as it is impossible ...

May 28, 2014

Opinion: Pres. Jonathan, patience taken too far is cowardice

by Bamidele Ademola-Olateju In trying to shame Jonathan, the power grabbers have polarized Nigeria along religious lines. It is now clear ...

April 16, 2014

Opinion: How to protect ourselves against Boko Haram bombings

by Bamidele Ademola-Olateju These are signs you must look for in people as you frequent densely populated public places. Be ...

January 21, 2014

Opinion: The political options before us in 2015

by Bamidele Ademola-Olateju Jonathan opts out of the 2015 race for fear of upset at the convention, owning to the ...

December 18, 2013

Opinion: Oh Lord! Give us this day a good leader

by Bamidele Ademola-Olateju When President Yar’Adua got elected, he called himself the servant leader. The servant part was more of ...

November 13, 2013

Opinion: Who cares about Nigeria’s rotting infrastructure?

by Bamidele Ademola-Olateju We can sit down in grand delusion as the lame African giant but the world has since ...

October 30, 2013

Opinion: Nigeria’s civil service and silos of corruption

by Bamidele Ademola-Olateju In our public service, certain species of corruption have gone mainstream and have become normalized, no where ...

October 23, 2013

Opinion: Nigeria and us, its 170 million gullible people

by Bamidele Ademola-Olateju With Nigerians you just never know, they never stop doing stupid things. Nigeria is a nation of ...

October 16, 2013

Opinion: Boko Haram and Jonathan’s State of Emergency

by Bamidele Ademola-Olateju Terrorists do not recruit happy people; they find company among the melancholic and the disillusioned. They are ...

September 11, 2013

Opinion: The political geography of the PDP crisis

by Bamidele Ademola Olateju We must not forget that this country survives on oil from the Niger Delta. The nation’s ...

August 15, 2013

Opinion: Shed your swagger and fight for a place in history

by Bámidélé Adémólá-Olátéjú The Tunisians and Egyptians did not sit on their hands waiting for a revolutionary. Sustained spontaneous protests ...

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