Tag: opinion

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Op-ed EditorOctober 31, 2017

Opinion: How Nigerians are losing millions of dollars through cryptocurrency investments

by Philip Obin   Why I don’t do money doubling business and only invest and work hard to earn money! ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 31, 2017

Opinion: Do not be deceived, Corruption is winning. Here is why

by Umar Hassan ‘Corruption is fighting back’. That phrase has long assumed cliché status. As a lot of us have ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 31, 2017

Reuben Abati: The monkey business they call governance

by Reuben Abati       “Have you gone to visit your brother in Ekiti?” “Who is that? I have ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 30, 2017

Opinion: What does Lagos want to be- Dubai, New York or a combination of all?

By Baba Oladeji   The biggest danger to Lagos is a man who is well travelled and has capital or ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 30, 2017

Fisayo Soyombo: The men who shouldn’t be in Buhari’s government

by ‘Fisayo Soyombo   This piece is laden with unsolicited advice. It ordinarily should not have been written, but for ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 30, 2017

Simon Kolawole: Can Maina be Buhari’s turning point?

by Simon Kolawole To cut a long story short, Alhaji Abdulrasheed Abdullahi Maina came into national limelight in 2013 when, ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 29, 2017

Albert Afeso Akanbi: The Koran vs The Holy Bible — Which is the truth?

I am a Christian, yes. However, even though it should, this fact has no bearing whatsoever on the writing of ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 29, 2017

Oyin Oludipe: 55 Theses on Christian law, grace and faith

by Oyin Oludipe Out of the passion for truth and clarity, and with the aim of prospering them, the following ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 29, 2017

Reno Omokri: VP Osinbajo, are you sure you are still a Pastor?

by Reno Omokri My attention has been drawn to claims in the media by the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 28, 2017

Reno Omokri: Ali Bubu and the forty thieves

by Reno Omokri With the recent revelations that Abdulrasheed Maina (a man that former President Jonathan fired from the civil ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 28, 2017

Opinion: Nigeria’s Senate and its basket of empty probes

by Fredrick Nwabufo   The Nigerian Senate is impotent. So impotent that it engages in theatrical probes to conceal the ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 28, 2017

Dele Momodu: A special tribute to the vision of Dr Tai Solarin

by Dele Momodu Fellow Nigerians, thanks for this special honour and privilege of inviting me to speak to you in ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 27, 2017

Opinion: How the FG can save our education system

by Adisa Kabiru FCA   Since the 70s, the educational system of the Yorubaland has been gradually deteriorating. Standards have ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 27, 2017

Opinion: Lessons a mad man taught me

by Onochie Esiobu Have you ever wondered why mad men in Nigeria never walk in the middle of the road ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 27, 2017

Opinion: Mr President, you need to fire somebody

by Alexander O. Onukwue For what it’s worth, Mr President, it is very likely that you were really not aware ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 26, 2017

Opinion: These are the hitches in FG borrowing for Infrastructure

by David Temitope Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, earlier in October, stated that the nation needs to borrow ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 26, 2017

Olusegun Adeniyi: The Harvey Weinsteins of Nigeria

While “The Godfather” remains the most successful novel of Mario Puzo, his second mafia epic, published almost three decades later, ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 25, 2017

Opinion: Danfo is a culture

by Onochie Esiobu Yellow and black, such a unique colour combination. Danfo buses, such a blessing and a curse. The ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 25, 2017

Pius Adesanmi: This is why Nigerians are easily deceived by politicians

By Pius Adesanmi Shortly after a conversation between two of my favourite proteges, Mitterand Okorie and Immanuel James Ibe-Anyanwu, gave ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 25, 2017

Opinion: Mirroring governance with evidence-based reporting

by Abdullahi Bego   The DG NGF, ladies and gentlemen, there is no question that our country as a growing ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 25, 2017

Opinion: The suicide cry for help that we often miss

by Isa Eneye Mubarak The problem about suicide is that one makes a permanent, irreversible, irrevocable treatment of a temporary ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 25, 2017

Opinion: Aso Rock has fallen

by Adekoya Boladale   As it stands now, there is only one thing holding the government of President Muhammadu Buhari ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 24, 2017

Vera Ezimora: What no one told me about motherhood

I have been a mommy now for almost two years – wow! Before I became a mom, I had many ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 24, 2017

Re: Facts and fallacies in the “Restructuring” conversation

by Olalekan Waheed ADIGUN Man is really in an ambiguous position in nature. Nature presents to him (gender neutral) series ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 24, 2017

Opinion: In search of the ‘detribalized’ Nigerian

by Jideofor Adibe   Nigerians love buzzwords – slogans that are repeated frequently enough, (and imbued with assumed values), that ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 24, 2017

Across Nigeria by train: An adventurer’s review

by Jubilian Ngaruwa   26th September was the day I started my 14 days marathon of travelling across the country  ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 24, 2017

Reuben Abati: Baba, Maina, Idris and other stories

by Reuben Abati “I hear say our Sai Baba don return from Turkey” “Did you hope that he would stay ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 23, 2017

Opinion: There is a new tribe I want to belong to

by Opeyemi Olugbemiro One thing I have noticed here is, sometimes the society expects from you what it has not ...

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EzinneOctober 23, 2017

“You Rappers Should Fix Up Your Lives”: MI needs to do just that too

by Umar Hassan   Two things to take out of MI’s You Rappers Should Fix Up Your Life: SA rappers ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 23, 2017

Opinion: These are the faces of Inspiration

by Albert Afeso Akanbi The date was October 9, 2012. It was a day that started like every other day ...

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