Columns

How to Lose the Presidential Elections Four Times (1), By Femi Aribisala

If one were to decode the guiding principle of Muhammadu Buhari’s presidential ambitions, it would be this: “If at first you don’t succeed, don’t give up until you have failed three more times on the trot.” Nigerians don’t want Muhammadu Buhari to be our president. We have said this repeatedly…
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Who Is Afraid of Goodluck Jonathan? (2), By Femi Aribisala

On September 24, 2014, Atiku Abubakar of the APC declared at the Yar’Adua Centre in Abuja that he was running to be president of Nigeria.  The occasion was without incident.  This was followed on October 15, 2014 by Muhammadu Buhari of the APC who declared in Eagle’s Square, Abuja that…
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Article of Faith

Pastors are Planning a Major Robbery in the Churches in January, By Femi Aribisala

Jesus berated the mercenary religious leaders of biblical days. He told them: “‘It is written, my house shall be called a house of prayer,’ but you have made it a ‘den of thieves.’” (Matthew 21:13). This word remains pertinent to pastors in the churches of today. They come up with…
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Article of Faith

Article of Faith: Receiving Power From On High, By Femi Aribisala

My niece was getting married. The reception was planned as a grand open-air affair. But at the very onset of the event, thick rain-clouds formed, over-shadowing the location. It was clear that it would not only rain, it would pour. I motioned to a pastor friend and held out my…
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Aribisala on Tuesday

Who is Afraid of Goodluck Jonathan? (1), By Femi Aribisala

Some people say Goodluck Jonathan is “clueless.”  They would also have us believe he is a weak president.  If so, how come his opponents are greatly afraid of him?  People are not inclined to fear weaklings.  Therefore it is telling that Goodluck Jonathan must be the most feared Head of…
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Article of Faith

Article of Faith: Double minded Paul, By Femi Aribisala

Jesus says: “Beware of these Pharisees and the way they pretend to be good when they aren't. But such hypocrisy cannot be hidden forever. It will become as evident as yeast in dough.” (Luke 12:1-2). Paul remained a Pharisee even after his conversion to Christianity. He declared to the Sanhedrin:…
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