Politics

The Factory that made Ekwueme has been Shut Down

The Factory that made Ekwueme has been Shut Down

By Simon Kolawole They have shut down the factory that produced the political breed of Dr. Alexandra Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme. They don’t make them like Ekwueme anymore. Upright, cerebral, courageous and loyal — it is often a contradiction in terms to attach any of those adjectives to a Nigerian politician. Yet,…
RE: 81 of Buhari’s 100 Appointees are Northerners

RE: 81 of Buhari’s 100 Appointees are Northerners

By Femi Adesina The above-titled article as originally published by Business Day on Sunday, 29th October, 2017, is either an ignorant effort or a mischievous attempt by the publication to mislead the public and portray the Buhari administration in bad light. Although the publication claims to be a fact-checking reportage,…
Tinubu Releases Touching Statement on Death of Son

Tinubu Releases Touching Statement on Death of Son

Statement by Asiwaju Bola Tinubu on Passing on of Son Kazeem Olajide Babajide (Oct.12, 1980-Oct.31st 2017) ABOUT JIDE (Kazeem Olajide Babajide Tinubu, Born October 12th 1980) We want to express our thanks and deep appreciation to all who have demonstrated their sympathy and expressed their condolences over the loss of…
7 Things To Know About Boss Mustapha, the New SGF

7 Things To Know About Boss Mustapha, the New SGF

President Muhammadu Buhari today announced the sack of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr. David Babachir Lawal. Mr. Boss Gida Mustapha, was also announced as replacement 1, He is from Adamawa State. 2, He is a Christian like Babachir Lawal. 3, He graduated in the same…
Achieving Sustainable Peace and Security in Africa

Achieving Sustainable Peace and Security in Africa

By Olusola Adeyoose In the 2017 Global Peace Index, the Institute for Economics and Peace reported deterioration in peace in North Africa and sub-Saharan Africa, with the largest deteriorations occurring in Ethiopia, Burundi, Mali, Libya and Lesotho.  Six of the reported ten least peaceful countries in the world – Syria,…
On the NNPC GMD’s N25 Billion Saga

On the NNPC GMD’s N25 Billion Saga

 By Aina Joseph Oluwagbogo I often sit down to wonder the kind of country we are in. I’ve often heard my parents lament how Ghanaians that were sent away by Nigeria have overtaken her and become a tree under whose canopy Nigerians find shelter. I’ve always wondered why my country…