Opinion: Buhari,FFK, and the quality of mercy – By Femi Adesina

Not a small ruckus has been caused by the defection of former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode (FFK), from the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC) last week. An icing on the cake, or the salt added to injury (depending on which side you are), was his reception at the Presidential Villa by Muhammadu Buhari, father of the nation. The … Continue reading Opinion: Buhari,FFK, and the quality of mercy – By Femi Adesina

Opinion: Did President Buhari Reshuffle His Cabinet? – By Mike Ozekhome

I simply guffawed when someone first drew my attention to President Buhari’s alleged much expected cabinet reshuffle. I told him tp hold his peace because it was impossible for Buhari to reshuffle his cabinet, as he was quite happy, comfortable with, and fixated with unbalanced lop-sidedness of his cabinets in the well over 6 years of his rudderless and lack- lustre administration. Was it that … Continue reading Opinion: Did President Buhari Reshuffle His Cabinet? – By Mike Ozekhome

Opinion: Sha’Carri Richardson’s marijuana ban is another example of Olympic hypocrisy – Nancy Armour

Sha’Carri Richardson disqualified from Tokyo Olympics 100-meter dash over marijuanaU.S. sprinter Sha’Carri Richardson’s appearance at the Tokyo Olympics is in doubt after testing positive for marijuana.USA TODAY Adding counter-culture sports isn’t enough to make the three-piece-suit-wearing, five-star-hotel-staying, mostly-white-male Olympic officials hip, cool or remotely in tune with current norms. Just how removed from reality they are was brought into sharp focus – again – on … Continue reading Opinion: Sha’Carri Richardson’s marijuana ban is another example of Olympic hypocrisy – Nancy Armour

Opinion: Tunji: Profile in Diligence and Loyalty – By Asiwaju Bola Tinubu

Journalist, lawyer, politician and administrator, Tunji Bello has an enviable resume replete with accolades and excellent deeds. That we celebrate his 60th birthday is more than appropriate for he stands among the most illustrious sons of Lagos State. He has proven to be the most accomplished and durable civil servant of his generation. He has been an indispensable factor in the socio-economic progress the state … Continue reading Opinion: Tunji: Profile in Diligence and Loyalty – By Asiwaju Bola Tinubu

Opinion: Between late Ataga & His Alleged Murderer – Upbringing and Pure Will – By Tunde Asaju

If at 18 you are old enough to vote, and drive, that means the age of maturity is 18 and this is fairly universal. Science says a person’s character is formed way earlier than that age. So, if you commit a crime at less than the official age, you are called a minor. Only the Saudis and authoritarian regimes execute children who offend, even for … Continue reading Opinion: Between late Ataga & His Alleged Murderer – Upbringing and Pure Will – By Tunde Asaju

Obasanjo writes Buhari (Full Text)

Dear President and General Buhari, OPEN LETTER TO PRESIDENT, GENERAL MUHAMMADU BUHARI I am constrained to write to you this open letter. I decided to make it an open letter because the issue is very weighty and must be greatly worrisome to all concerned Nigerians and that means all right-thinking Nigerians and those resident in Nigeria. Since the issue is of momentous concern to all … Continue reading Obasanjo writes Buhari (Full Text)

Nigeria needs a leader with iron fist like Buhari, says Femi Adesina

Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has stated the nation needs an iron fist leader like his principal. Such a leader like Buhari, he said, will be able to whip into line those misbehaving in any part of the country. In his weekly article titled ‘ I suddenly remembered why I fell in love with the President’ Adesina said … Continue reading Nigeria needs a leader with iron fist like Buhari, says Femi Adesina

The Biafra Experience: BOB COLE – Late 1969, Nkwerre, Orlu, Biafra

I was 12 years old, accompanying my uncle Bob to buy the makeshift cigarette called Director, which was made from dried plantain and other leaves that were within reach. By this time, the Republic of Biafra had shrunken to the size of a child’s fist. All those excitable young men, who I had watched in 1967 goose stepping with gusto to the DMGS field to … Continue reading The Biafra Experience: BOB COLE – Late 1969, Nkwerre, Orlu, Biafra

Our response to DSS alert, By Presidency

The Department of State Services (DSS), on Sunday alerted on sinister moves by misguided elements to wreak havoc on the government, sovereignty and corporate existence of the country. Championed by some disgruntled religious and past political leaders, the intention is to eventually throw the country into a tailspin, which would compel a forceful and undemocratic change of leadership. Further unimpeachable evidence shows that these disruptive … Continue reading Our response to DSS alert, By Presidency

Obasanjo raises security alarm in another open letter to Buhari(Full Text)

Dear President and General Buhari, OPEN LETTER TO PRESIDENT, GENERAL MUHAMMADU BUHARI .I am constrained to write to you this open letter. I decided to make it an open letter because the issue is very weighty and must be greatly worrisome to all concerned Nigerians and that means all right-thinking Nigerians and those resident in Nigeria. Since the issue is of momentous concern to all … Continue reading Obasanjo raises security alarm in another open letter to Buhari(Full Text)