Opinion: Oshiomhole’s deceptive Apologia – By Richard Akinnola

May the soul of aunty Remi Oyo rest in peace. Late Aunty Remi was president Obasanjo’s spokesperson. Aunty Remi had no iota of respect for Adams Oshiomhole as a Labour leader because of his Hyde and Jackyl predilection. As the number one Labour leader, Adams would huff and puff, mobilizing us, the Labour and civil society for one strike and protest or the other. With … Continue reading Opinion: Oshiomhole’s deceptive Apologia – By Richard Akinnola

Opinion: Wike Is Expanding Infrastructure For The Future – By Paulinus Nsirim

When Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike announced that the State Government would embark on the construction of a fourth flyover to be sited at GRA Junction, Port Harcourt/Aba Expressway in addition to the three ongoing flyovers at Rumuogba, Okoro-nu-Odo, Rebisi and also expand the Rumuola flyover, the wailers and naysayers went to town with their usual perrenial criticisms.Ranging from the now overflogged line that the Governor … Continue reading Opinion: Wike Is Expanding Infrastructure For The Future – By Paulinus Nsirim

Opinion: Mr. President, take charge – By Simon Kolawole

Dear President Muhammadu Buhari, I come to you in peace. Nevertheless, I do not have a nicer way of putting this to you: your government is falling apart. I do not know how to make it sound less brutal. That is the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth — at least judging from where I stand. I have not seen a government … Continue reading Opinion: Mr. President, take charge – By Simon Kolawole

Opinion: Re Wike vindicates Buharists -The Wike that I know – By Paulinus Nsirim

Several comments, interpretations, narratives, and theories have greeted the recent letter written by Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike of Rivers State to President Muhammadu Buhari, expressing the sincere appreciation of the Rivers State Government and people to Mr. President, for approving the sum of N78.9 billion to the state, as a refund of monies expended by the State on federal projects in the state. Most of … Continue reading Opinion: Re Wike vindicates Buharists -The Wike that I know – By Paulinus Nsirim

Open letter to President Buhari by E K Clark

OPEN LETTER TO PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI, GCFR By Chief (Dr.) E. K. Clark, OFR, CON Mr. President, LET US CALL A SPADE, A SPADE! Let me, begin by, expressing earnest gratitude and appreciation to Mr. President, for congratulating me, both on my 92nd and 93rd Birthday anniversaries. I deeply cherish the thoughtful gesture, and the kind remarks. As Mr. President, rightly stated in the two … Continue reading Open letter to President Buhari by E K Clark

Opinion: IPOB,Self-Proclaimed Jews,Using Christianity To Wage War Against The Nigerian State – Garba Shehu

The Presidency wishes to draw the attention of all citizens and the international community to a most misleading campaign spearheaded by the so-called Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) using false allegations of persecution of Christians against the Nigerian State. A very deep and wide investigation by an agency of the Nigerian government, working with international partners, has made us become aware that there are two, … Continue reading Opinion: IPOB,Self-Proclaimed Jews,Using Christianity To Wage War Against The Nigerian State – Garba Shehu

Opinion: I’ve seen dictators rise and fall. Beware, America. – By Salman Rushdie

In my life, I have seen several dictators rise and fall. Today, I’m remembering those earlier incarnations of this unlovely breed. In India in 1975, Indira Gandhi found guilty of electoral malpractice, declared a state of emergency that granted her despotic powers. The “emergency,” as it became known, ended only when she called an election, believing she would win, and was annihilated at the polls. … Continue reading Opinion: I’ve seen dictators rise and fall. Beware, America. – By Salman Rushdie

Opinion : To Overcome Racism, We Must Raise Our Voices – Masai Ujiri

The video was sent to me without explanation. Watching it, I was confused: What is this? At first, I thought it was from years ago and someone was sharing it to make a point. After all, there have been a lot of conversations recently focusing on interactions that ended with the violent deaths of black men. I watched it again, and again, before I understood. This … Continue reading Opinion : To Overcome Racism, We Must Raise Our Voices – Masai Ujiri

Blueprint For Averting Nigeria’s Breakup Revealed In New Book

A new book on how Nigeria can avert the looming threat of implosion arising from growing discontent over the current political system has been released. The book, which serves as a blueprint for the government and people of Nigeria on the way forward, highlights various political options to steer the country away from the edge of the precipice. It is in response to the mounting … Continue reading Blueprint For Averting Nigeria’s Breakup Revealed In New Book

Opinion: Facts are stubborn things -By Femi Adesina

Next week, the Muhammadu Buhari administration would be exactly five years in office. Four full years of a first-term and one year accomplished in the second term of four years. In five years, President Buhari has touched Nigeria in diverse ways, despite myriad challenges; economic, security, political, social, and many more. The fact sheet will be unfolded a few days hence, but today, as the … Continue reading Opinion: Facts are stubborn things -By Femi Adesina