Aribisala on Tuesday

Help! We Are Losing the War Against Boko Haram, By Femi Aribisala

We need to admit the truth; Nigeria no longer has an army worth its salt.  The Nigerian army of today is a pathetic shadow of its glorious past.  This explains why it is proving grossly inadequate at checkmating a Boko Haram army of some 10,000 men.  As a matter of…
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Aribisala on Tuesday

INEC’s new membership in #Bring back our Northern domination, By Femi Aribisala

In my article on the recent election in Osun State, provocatively titled “How APC Lost the Osun Election;” I was lavish in praising the INEC. I said: “Attahiru Jega is by far Nigeria’s best public-servant. He is yet again, the real winner of the Osun election; and he is doing…
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Aribisala on Tuesday

Dr. Ameyo Adadevoh: A Woman of Substance, By Femi Aribisala

I don’t like early-morning phone-calls, but this one was a distress-call from Femi-Kevin.  “Do you know that the doctor at First Consultants that contracted Ebola is Dr. Adadevoh?” he asked.  He had to tell me this twice because his call woke me up.  I tried not to believe it.  In…
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#Bring back our Northern domination, By Femi Aribisala

The Northern Elders Forum, the apostles of “the North is born to rule,” finally played their joker. They maintained that if the government does not #Bring Back Our Girls by the end of October, 2014, Jonathan should forget about running for re-election. This again reveals that there is more political…
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Aribisala on Tuesday

How APC lost the Osun election, By Femi Aribisala

My first impressions are usually mistaken. If I have a good first-impression about someone, it generally turns out to be wrong. But if I have a bad first-impression, it usually turns out to be right. However, if my bad first-impression remains bad; or if my good first-impression remains good; it…
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