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Why President Buhari’s case is different by Joe Igbokwe

First was former President Obasanjo’s letter asking PMB not to contest in 2019 citing many reasons why he has to leave the exalted office....

I am satisfied with Buhari: Duro Onabule

Veteran journalist Duro Onabule dissects Obasanjo's missive to President Buhari in this piece originally published by NAN..read on.. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- It was always predictable that, given his notoriety...

Alex Ekwueme: The Man In The Arena With A Purpose by Charles Chukwuma Soludo...

In October 2012, I chaired the Committee that organized Dr. Alex Ekwueme’s 80th birthday ceremonies. On the 16th of October, we organized an international...

You Are Presumed Guilty Until You Prove Your Innocence

“For instance, if you are a civil servant on level 10 and you are driving a Mercedes Jeep (SUV) and you are living in...

Chimamanda’s French question as a metaphor for educational revolution.

@ikhide: Interesting how Western liberals react with outrage and condescension whenever an African thinker departs from liberal orthodoxy and tries to think for him...

Hoisting APGA’s Flag At The Senate by Ifeanyi Afuba

Nelson Mandela, the African hero of the twentieth century, taught us that strong convictions are the secret of surviving deprivation. And we begin to get...

Stigmatizing President Buhari by Prof Sola Adeyeye

This rehash of the prominent positions held by Muslims in Nigeria is mischievous and quite unfortunate. It is the typical Nigerian game of chasing needless...

Obasanjo’s love letter to Buhari by Femi Fani Kayode

Few can dispute the fact that President Olusegun Obasanjo, the Ebora Owu, was one of those that brought President Muhammadu Buhari to power in...

Memory lane: Iyabo Vs Obasanjo

Many have reacted and responded to Obasanjo's latest letter, some like Simon Kolawole instantly dismissed the messenger and the message with a string of...

The future of health and promise of primary health care in Nigeria.

It is a great privilege to be invited by the Ondo State University of Medical Sciences (UNIMED) to deliver its 3rd Distinguished Lecture. I would...

My thoughts on the Anambra State Guber Elections 2017 by Uchenna Orazulike Nnoli

By the time you are reading me, the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) should well be on its way to claiming a landslide victory...

Texas church shooting leaves at least 26 dead

Twenty-six people are dead after a gunman opened fire during a service at a Texas church, Texas Governor Greg Abbott said Sunday. Abbott said the...

The Catalonia Stalemate.

On the 1st of October 2017, the Catalans voted in a controversial referendum that now has the global media focused on the wealthy North...

We need more statues by Mahmud Jega

I had restrained myself from writing on the Rochastatue outrage but this piece originally published by Daily Trust is an irresistible satire by the...

Austria swerves to the right with Kurz: Irish Times

He rose to prominence during the refugee crisis, however, despite his young age Sebastian Kurz (31) has significant political experience as he is set...

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