Politics

If I Were Nnamdi Kanu

If I Were Nnamdi Kanu

By Olaide Lukman Olaoluwa If I were Nnamdi Kanu, I would start the Biafran agitation from home by questioning the South-East governors before engaging the federal government. I would seek why the South East is the least in terms of Internally Generated Revenue asides North-East.  The Eastern leaders need to…
A Synthesis of Buhari’s Anti-Corruption Strategy

A Synthesis of Buhari’s Anti-Corruption Strategy

By Abel B.S. Gaiya Political will is widely recognized as a key driver of systematic change within the environment of governance of any given country. In Nigeria, an aggressive anti-corruption stance was one of the major platforms upon which the electorate could be attracted by any presidential candidate. This is…
Analyzing the Northern Opposition to Restructuring

Analyzing the Northern Opposition to Restructuring

By Abel B.S. Gaiya Has anyone actually stopped to consider the logical incoherence of the Arewa youths – or rather, ‘quasi-Arewa’ youths, since it is unknown the actual popularity of the Kaduna declaration and its ideological underlings among northern youths – on the present issues of restructuring and secession? On…
Is Gina Atkins APC’s Wendel Simlin?

Is Gina Atkins APC’s Wendel Simlin?

Jarus, Earlier today, the Editor of Opinions.ng called my attention to a press statement sent to us by a purported foreign news agency. The summary of the email was: The ICT-Internet Giants led by American multi-billionaires hope to use mobile cell phones to connect over 25 million Nigerian Youth with…
Osinbajo Appoints New ICPC Chairman, Others

Osinbajo Appoints New ICPC Chairman, Others

​His Excellency, the Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has approved the underlisted appointments in Federal Government Agencies. A.​ Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission: ​(i)​ Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye​​-​ Chairman ​(ii)​ Dr. Grace N. Chinda​​​-​ Member ​(iii)​ Okolo Titus M.​​​​-​ Member ​(iv)​ Barr. Obiora Igwedebia​​-​ Member ​(v)​ Mrs.…
Must Read: PMB and the Descendants of Shimei

Must Read: PMB and the Descendants of Shimei

By Femi Adesina There is nothing new under the sun, goes a popular saying. In fact, the more things seem to change, the more they appear the same. From time immemorial, some people have spoken evil of leadership, cast aspersions on them, and generally portrayed themselves as scum of the…