Tag: opinion

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EditorNovember 28, 2017

Reuben Abati: Atiku, Atikulation and other stories

by Reuben Abati “I hear say Atiku don port oh, from APC to God knows where…” “He used to be ...

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EzinneNovember 27, 2017

Fisayo Soyombo: How Ethiopan Airlines has been stealing from Nigerians

by ‘Fisayo Soyombo   The world will not be destroyed by those who do evil, but by those who watch ...

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EditorNovember 24, 2017

Entrepreneurship in Nigeria: From the private sector to the public sector

Entrepreneur, a major buzz word in the Nigerian society, we’ve probably been fanatic about “start up’s” before the Californians created ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 24, 2017

Cheta Nwanze: Why Nigerians are beginning to provide their own brand of justice

“You talk about vengeance. Is vengeance going to bring your son back to you or my boy to me? I ...

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EditorNovember 23, 2017

Opinion: Chaos, Coitus and a new challenge

Chaos! True entropy, randomness… That’s the way we’ve come to thrive, somehow it seems that while we stay within the ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 20, 2017

Fisayo Soyombo: What is the worth of a Nigerian migrant’s life?

by ‘Fisayo Soyombo   In April, a former Nigerian public official lost his daughter under questionable circumstances. The young lady’s ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 14, 2017

Pius Adesanmi: An Open Letter to Osita Chidoka

by Pius Adesanmi Dear Osita: I must congratulate you for an exhilarating debate performance yesterday. You shone like a million ...

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EditorNovember 14, 2017

Anti-Grazing Prohibition Law: a new way to end herdsmen’s massacre

by Temitope Adigun In the words of Professor Wole Soyinka “For every crime, there must be restitution. The nomads of ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 13, 2017

Fisayo Soyombo: El-Rufai and Shehu Sani’s feud is our problem too. Here is why

by ‘Fisayo Soyombo   For as long as one is the Governor of Kaduna State and the other is obsessed ...

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EditorNovember 9, 2017

7 surprising facts about pregnancy everyone should know

by Dr. Omiete Charles-Davies   Pregnancy is a very special period. From conception to delivery, several changes happen in a woman’s ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 9, 2017

“Why should our children sacrifice for teachers”? | 3 Takeaways from Joachim MacEbong’s article on El Rufai’s teacher crisis

Governor El Rufai is a controversial political figure by any standard. He caused a ruckus on Twitter during the Southern ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 9, 2017

Chude Jideonwo: Nigeria is the Federal Republic of Rumour Mongering

by Chude Jideonwo It was my baptism of fire into the workings of Nigerian governance. Our firm had just begun ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 6, 2017

Appointees list: The Presidency has no knowledge of its staff?

by Alexander O. Onukwue The little matter of proving that the greater percentage of its appointments has not been skewed ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 6, 2017

Fisayo Soyombo: Getting Buhari out in 2019 is not enough

by ‘Fisayo Soyombo   There are numerous disgruntled Muhammadu Buhari supporters straddling the social media space. Worried by a series ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 5, 2017

RE: Islamisation plot is real, CAN tells Osinbajo

by Olusegun Adedeji My attention has been brought to the news story credited to the leadership of the South-South zone ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 5, 2017

Albert Afeso Akanbi: The Koran vs The Holy Bible — Which is the truth? [Pt II]

by Albert Afeso Akanbi I was buried in a pile of feedback –emails, comments, text messages and phone calls, some ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 5, 2017

Reno Omokri: Here’s what Daddy Freeze has gotten wrong about tithing

by Reno Omokri The recent to-do on the issue of tithing which was roused by popular On-Air Personality, Daddy Freeze, ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 4, 2017

Opinion: Buhari and his government of “Fugithieves”

By Jude Ndukwe The frequency of scandals bedevilling the Buhari administration in recent times would require an app to keep ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 4, 2017

Open letter to the Inspector General of Police

by Dr Tony Nwoye’s Campaign   RE: Fraudulent impersonation of Evang. Chinedu Obigwe by Chinedu Obidigwe, James Eze and Oliver ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 4, 2017

Farooq Kperogi: Unravelling of the corruption in Buhari’s “anti-corruption” fight

by Farooq Kperogi The latest thunderbolt from the Head of Service of the Federation that President Buhari was actually aware ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 4, 2017

Opinion: Restructuring our education system for a better Nigeria

by Temitope Adigun   One thing that is peculiar and synonymous to every society in the world is the urge ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 4, 2017

Dele Momodu: Who says President Buhari isn’t a politician?

by Dele Momodu Fellow Nigerians, I had another privilege of meeting President Muhammadu Buhari two nights ago in Abuja. I ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 3, 2017

Ololade Ajekigbe: 4 popular prejudices you must ignore

by Ololade Ajekigbe “Awon wa’ye wa gbadun ni,” he had said in Yoruba. The spectator’s remarks translate literally to “They came to ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 3, 2017

Opinion: How to solve Nigeria’s substandard school problem

by Odia Iyoha   Look around where you are now, what do you see? The probability that you would see ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 3, 2017

Opinion: Nigeria’s best hope for 2019 is Abdulrasheed Maina

by Bayo Oluwasanmi In 2019, Nigeria will return to the polls to elect a new president. The ballot will boast ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 2, 2017

Femi Fani-Kayode: Vice President Osinbajo has betrayed the Church

by Femi Fani-Kayode Many years ago the irrepressable Hausa leader who hailed from Kano and who was the  founder of ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 2, 2017

Opinion: Why the North East Development Commission must succeed

by Ayodele Adio   A few days ago, President Muhammadu Buhari assented to the North East Development Commission bill, a ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 2, 2017

Moses Ochonu: Buhari’s deception is worse than corruption

by Moses Ochonu Here’s what’s on my mind this morning. Buharists are always asking us to applaud the president for ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 2, 2017

Opinion: Dasuki’s memory loss — A $2.1 billion fraud charge can do that to you

by Fredrick Nwabufo Before I go into the meat of this article, let me state this for the purpose of ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 2, 2017

Olusegun Adeniyi: Buhari, 2019 and the talking drum

by Olusegun Adeniyi One of the most astounding works of Art from Africa is the Yoruba talking drum. It is ...

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