Tag: Garba Shehu

Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 12, 2015

“Don’t insult any leader on my behalf” – Buhari warns supporters

by James Sambo The All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential candidate, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, has implored his supporters to refrain from ...

Op-Ed EditorDecember 6, 2014

Garba Shehu: Have you seen the police website lately?

by Garba Shehu The tenure of the current Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Suleiman Abba has only just begun, but it ...

Op-Ed EditorAugust 20, 2014

Opinion: Dear Jonathan, sack Ebola, not the doctors

by Garba Shehu Last week’s sack of 16,000 Resident Doctors by the Federal Government is careless, unscrupulous and clearly an ...

Op-Ed EditorAugust 17, 2014

Garba Shehu: Is the Nigerian Army capable?

by Garba Shehu That the army cannot defend engineers and technicians for five hours so that the repairs can be ...

July 3, 2014

Garba Shehu: “Jews (Read: Northerners) unwelcome” – The dangers of ethnic/religious profiling

by Garba Shehu Profiling of citizens in accordance with their religion and ethnicity is wrong and condemnable.  As the Nazi leaders ...

June 26, 2014

Garba Shehu: As the North grabs its fate in its hands

by Garba Shehu The communiqué also strongly disagreed with the malicious linking of Islam to bandits who merrily kill, kidnap ...

June 19, 2014

Garba Shehu: Emir Sanusi’s curious deal, and perils he must avoid

by Garba Shehu   One, as is well known, Emir Muhammadu Sanusi has a very strong sense of himself. This ...

May 8, 2014

Garba Shehu: How politics made the abduction of 276 girls possible

by Garba Shehu It is clear from here that the slow reaction to the abductions was simply on account of ...

April 30, 2014

Garba Shehu: A government’s cluelessness, information blackout and our missing girls

by Garba Shehu From every indication, the search for these Nigerian schoolgirls will probably be the most difficult search in ...

April 9, 2014

Opinion: Shocking truths to know about the Ebola virus

by Garba Shehu The Ebola virus, according to medical authorities, is spread through contact with body fluids, such as the ...

April 4, 2014

Opinion: APC, PDP and their endless verbal rockets

by Garba Shehu As the party with the largest number of states and seats in the federal parliament under its ...

March 20, 2014

Opinion: The National Conference is simply a ‘dictatorial safari’

by Garba Shehu Two, this budding dictator, the President of Nigeria is going about it in a way suggesting that ...

March 13, 2014

Opinion: Mr President, you should secure schools, not close them down

by Garba Shehu The schools closure only smacks of government’s off-handed handling of the situation in the North-East. It is ...

February 13, 2014

Opinion: Sanusi might be down but he is definitely not out

by Garba Shehu Governor Lamido Sanusi will not have a hard fall and by God’s mercy, his story will have ...

February 7, 2014

Opinion: Katsina gave Namadi Sambo a low blow

by Garba Shehu Governor Shema revealed himself more fully when his supporters treated Vice President very rudely and contemptuously by ...

January 31, 2014

Garba Shehu: Labaran Maku and his frenzied attacks on Northern leaders

by Garba Shehu At another occasion, he thundered that “the fiction in the North that President Jonathan and Vice President ...

January 2, 2014

Opinion: The buzz you should expect from Jonathan in 2014

by Garba Shehu The year 2014 is certainly going to be a thrill. Watch out for Dr Jonathan and the ...

December 26, 2013

Opinion: Why PDP is like NCNC – and why it will fail if it doesn’t listen

by Garba Shehu The people have sounded the bugle and come 2015, they want to build a new Nigeria with ...

December 20, 2013

Opinion: OBJ’s letter – What options are open to President Jonathan?

by Garba Shehu The President has no option but to give a reflective response. He needs to show a full ...

December 11, 2013

Garba Shehu: As Gov. Lamido and the PDP Chairman fight each other…

by Garba Shehu What this calls for on the part of Lamido, who apparently wants to replace Mr. Jonathan, is ...

December 8, 2013

A rejoinder: On Garba Shehu’s garble of misinformation about the EFCC, by Wilson Uwujaren

by Wilson Uwujaren Several things make this article a put off. First, it baffles me why so called columnists can’t ...

December 5, 2013

Opinion: It’s sad the EFCC has lost its bearing

by Garba Shehu More than at any time, the EFCC is today right there in the crutches of the President. ...

November 13, 2013

Opinion: The truth about Boko Haram according to Gov. Geidam

by Garba Shehu In the opinion of the Governor, members of the insurgent group were in possession of superior weapons ...

October 3, 2013

Opinion: PDP’s ‘sin’ tax is socialism, so what?

by Garba Shehu In line with this, government should expand the scope of the new tax, to cover those “sinful” ...

September 26, 2013

Opinion: A white elephant called The Child Rights Act

by Garba Shehu But without education and enlightenment, life-changing acts of parliament such as the Child Rights Act will remain ...

September 12, 2013

“You are wrong, I’m not corrupt,” Atiku fires back at Obasanjo

by Oge Okonkwo Former vice president Atiku Abubakar, has denied any allegation of corruption brought against him by the former ...

September 8, 2013

‘Stay away from Niger Delta’: Ex-militants declare Atiku persona-non-grata over PDP crisis

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has been declared a persona-non-grata by leaders of ex-militants in the Niger Delta for threatening ...

August 24, 2013

Opinion: Insecurity in Nigeria – A hungry man can fight the king

by Garba Shehu States that have fed their destitute and poor for a month have no moral right to suddenly ...

August 9, 2013

Opinion: Nigeria’s glittering Almajiri plan

by Garba Shehu The Almajiri education policy of the Jonathan administration is important, not because it is a pioneering effort. ...

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