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A Teachable Moment For El Rufai And The NBA.

Only stupid people don’t change their minds. ~ Boutros Boutros Ghali El-Rufai needs no introduction. Often appearing strict, conceited and supercilious, the diminutive Kaduna State...

When Will Our #LocalGovtsMatter?

When Will Our #LocalGovtsMatter? I know of no safe depository of the ultimate powers of the society but the people themselves; and if we think...

Ndigbo: Restructuring, Biafra Or The Presidency?

“It is the opinion of many great authorities that every nation or people build its future on its past, that is, a past that...

Rape: D’banj Should Have Made Lemonade From Lemons.

He was a walking refutation of that dogmatic statement, Mens sana in corpore sano. His was a sound mind in an unsound body. He...

Adesina Presents Another Chance To Kick Against Neo-colonization.

Do we have the capacity to produce more than we need? Do we need oyibo to show us how to, or get their endorsement? Why do...

Aba: Rediscovering The Abused Pearl Of Africa.

Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no...

Can El-Rufai Achieve The Abolition Of Almajiri?

The Northern Governors Forum took a collective decision at a meeting we had about two weeks ago that we will end the almajiri system...

How A Father Should Raise His Son.

Traditionally, sons in Africa are born into a genealogical order: taking over the baton from their fathers, they are born in the name of...

Our Social Media Space And The Need For Reorientation.

“If you are on social media, and you are not learning, not laughing, not being inspired or not networking, then you are using it...

Don’t be deceived by Buhari’s silence.

It is the fool who always rushes to take sides. Do not commit to any side or cause but yourself. By maintaining your independence,...

How We Can Preserve Pius Adesanmi’s Legacy.

A new patriotic consciousness has to be developed, not one based simply on the well-worn notion of the unity of Nigeria or faith in...

Amnesty Or The Gallows For Boko Haram?

  “Reconciliation does not mean forgetting or trying to bury the pain of conflict,...

Abaribe metaphorically told the North to wake up.

If you are starving and young and in search of answers as to why your life is so difficult, fundamentalism can be alluring. We...

How the South-East should respond to Amotekun.

“It is the opinion of many great authorities that every nation or people build its future on its past, that is, a past that...

We Need More Advocates To Check Rogue Police Officers.

“This is unacceptable, how can you subject people to this kind of torture all in the name of National ID card? And you are...

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