Tag: Gbenga Olorunpomi

Op-ed EditorJuly 1, 2017

Today’s Noisemakers: Imam Tawhidi, Gbenga Olorunpomi, Seun Onigbinde and others

Every day, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as we read their rants, opinions, ...

Op-ed EditorApril 14, 2017

Today’s Noisemakers: Omojuwa, Mo Abudu and others

Every day, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as we read their rants, opinions, ...

Op-ed EditorFebruary 17, 2017

The Thread: Some people are convinced Audu Maikori’s arrest is justified | #FreeAudu

Senior Special Assistant to the Kogi state Governor on media, Gbenga Olorunpomi, is of the mind that Audu saw his ...

RoqeebahFebruary 14, 2017

Still on the Matter: Lessons from the #IStandWithNigeria protests

A week ago, Nigerians trooped out (en masse?) to protest a number of inadequacies that have become associated with living ...

ToluDecember 17, 2016

Octagon Session: The need for more young people in politics

Welcome to the Octagon Session. The Octagon: We appreciate your taking time out to join this chat session. We have ...

Janeth JFebruary 23, 2016

Kogi governor appoints Gbenga Olorunpomi as SSA on New Media, others

The Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello, has appointed Folashade Ayoade as the new Secretary to the State Government. This was ...

Op-Ed EditorNovember 23, 2014

@Gbengagold: Shame on me for letting GEJ win in 2011! (Y! Politico)

by Gbenga Olorunpomi After the 2011 general elections, I fell on emotional hard times. I was depressed. My wife forced ...

Op-Ed EditorOctober 12, 2014

@GbengaGold: Why I will take the Broom over the Umbrella any time (Y! Politico)

by Gbenga Olorunpomi I am a member of the All Progressives Congress and I make no apologies for that. I ...

Op-Ed EditorSeptember 14, 2014

Gbenga Olorunpomi: #30percentOrNothing is for the foolish (Y! Politico)

by Gbenga Olorunpomi “Power cannot be served a La carte.” This is one of Asiwaju Bola Tinubu’s favorite sayings. For ...

Op-Ed EditorAugust 17, 2014

Gbenga Olorunpomi: #Osun2014 – The tales I can’t tell (Y! Politico)

by Gbenga Olorunpomi In a conversation with Alhaji Lai, he told me he met over sixty APC members in detention. ...

August 3, 2014

Ikechukwu Orji: Why Remi Tinubu should be next Lagos governor

by Ikechukwu Orji I sincerely think she is the one to do that hard work. Mrs. Tinubu should be urged to ...

August 3, 2014

Gbenga Olorunpomi: Aregbesola is APC’s best ambassador (Y! Politico)

by Gbenga Olorunpomi For me, the APC couldn’t have a better ambassador. The man is the personification of the APC ...

July 30, 2014

Gbenga Olorunpomi: If Aregbesola loses, the result will NOT be accepted

by Gbenga Olorunpomi Osun is going to vote and Aregbesola is going to win. No other result will make sense. ...

July 18, 2014

Gbenga Olorunpomi: Jonathan is to be blamed for military attack in Lagos

by Gbenga Olorunpomi My question is, if we are being openly oppressed this way over the death of one officer, ...

July 5, 2014

Gbenga Olorunpomi: History will be on Bola Tinubu’s side

by Gbenga Olorunpomi Only recently did Asiwaju begin to get the accolade he truly deserves, the most notable being THISDAY ...

December 16, 2013

Gbenga Olorunpomi: Obasanjo has no moral right to criticize Jonathan

by Gbenga Olorunpomi I am hardly Jonathan’s biggest fan as a President. His legacy will not hold up to great scrutiny. However, it is particularly difficult ...

October 8, 2013

Opinion: The return of Bola Tinubu – A bird’s eye view

by Gbenga Olorunpomi Thankfully, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, who is blessed with all the gifts of nation building, is back home, safe ...

September 10, 2013

Gbenga Olorunpomi: Kayode Opeifa – The thin line between activism and anarchism

by Gbenga Olorunpomi Opeifa hasn’t been found guilty of any crime and for the activists to treat him like they ...

July 27, 2013

A rejoinder: Opon Imo – Lest we fall into another collective ignorance

by Gbenga Olorunpomi I love the Internet. I think it is the purest expression of democracy. It eases communication, gives ...

July 9, 2013

Gbenga Olorunpomi: Oranmiyan Movement – The people’s revolution that has come to stay (Y! Politico)

by Gbenga Olorunpomi Sadly, no government, no matter how good, exists without detractors and Osun state has more than its ...

June 11, 2013

Gbenga Olorunpomi: Oyo state, 2 jesters and their knight in shining armour (Y! Politico)

by Gbenga Olorunpomi However, I congratulate the sophisticated people of Oyo for seeing the light, kicking out the colony of ...

June 1, 2013

Opinion: Opon Imo, the learning equalizer

by Gbenga Olorunpomi Although this is the first of its kind in Africa, Opon Imo has a great chance at ...

May 14, 2013

Gbenga Olorunpomi: Blood everywhere and the tonic in the APC manifesto (Y! Politico)

by Gbenga Olorunpomi In one week, the murders we have witnessed can only be compared to the genocide taking place ...

April 30, 2013

Gbenga Olorunpomi: The birth of APC – INEC’s moment in the sun

by Gbenga Olorunpomi Now, the ACN has shown its hand. It is time for the other partners to follow suit. ...

March 21, 2013

Gbenga Olorunpomi: APC – When a few good men choose to be selfless (Y! Politico)

by Gbenga Olorunpomi The proverbial wind has blown and PDP’s bum-bum is on public viewing. So, I won’t waste my ...

March 5, 2013

Gbenga Olorunpomi: Political scoreboard: APC 4 – 0 PDP (Y! Politico)

That move has earned the APC eternal points. Will it be enough to unseat the ruling party in 2015, that’s ...

February 6, 2013

Gbenga Olorunpomi: Lagos and its culture of responsible borrowing (Y! Politico)

by Gbenga Olorunpomi Lagos State is very credit-worthy and has the many projects it is involved with as evidence of ...

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