Adeolu Ademoyo

Nigerian Presidency and Its Defence of Ayo Oritsejafor, By Adeolu Ademoyo

On Sunday October 12, 2014 more than a month after the CAN’s president and founder of The World of Life Bible Church, Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor’s private jet was involved in the illegal transfer of $ to South Africa, the Nigerian presidency sent its Senior Special Assistant on Public Communication, Mr.…
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Columns

“It Is Practiced In The Church” Does Not Make It Godly [2], By Frederick Adetiba

Find the Part 1 here The feet washing exercise conducted by Jesus Christ was meant to demonstrate to us how to lead as Kingdom people. Unfortunately, we have left the essence of that exercise and embraced the actual practice for our own different reasons. From my experience, the reason given…
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Overstaying in the Boys’ Quarters of Power, By Gimba Kakanda

Very few history textbooks are as depressing as the records of Nigeria's transition from a young independent nation to this pseudo-democratic chaos that is the product of half a century of conflicts of interests among the ruling elite. In their construction of this entity with the bricks of the very…
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What is in the 35% for the Rural Women? Garba Shehu

The world remembers rural women today.  This column is devoted to their advocacy. The United Nations has set aside this day as the International Day of Rural Women. This is supposed to provide an opportunity for the nations of the world, including this country to reflect on the conditions of unemployment and poverty…
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Bámidélé Upfront

Drug Barons, Cheats, terrorists and Thieves as Chargé d’affaires, By Bámidélé Adémólá-Olátéjú

When a fugitive drug baron is in charge of his geo-political zone on behalf of his political party, all hope is about lost. When an alleged murderer, thug, and con artist wins a governorship election, all values are about toast and hell’s door is about open. When a terrorist, who…
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Ali Mazrui,1933-2014: A Tribute, By Toyin Falola

Laa ilaaha illal-lahuu Muhammadur Rasuulullah   Inna lillaahi maa akhaza, wa lillaahi maa a'ataa, wa kullun indahu, bi ajalim musamman, faltasbir waltahtasib.   The colossus with the feet of steel joined his ancestors in the early hours of October 13, 2014. Ali Mazrui was larger than life! The most prodigious scholar…
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