Columns

We Should All Be Education Advocates, By Adetola Salau

Serving as an education advocate to advance the lives and learning of students is an extraordinary, selfless service for anyone to undertake. Navigate through the difficulties of advocating for students to have better resources. And, supporting teachers to be treated as trusted professionals rather than glorified babysitters is a fantastic…
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Opinion

Twilight of the (Military) Gods, By Chris Ngwodo

Odinkalu and Osori have delivered a tour de force. "Too Good to Die" is a brilliant and penetrating examination of the mindset of martial authoritarianism that still frustrates Nigerian democracy twenty years after the jackboots supposedly goose-stepped into the night. For anyone that wants to understand Nigeria’s political psychology, this…
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Columns

The Prospects of An Atiku Presidency, By Majeed Dahiru

Atiku’s incontestable nationalist credentials and business acumen confers on him the legitimacy to unite Nigerians across all divides around a purposeful pan-Nigerian economic agenda that will transform Nigeria from a political wasteland of that of economic opportunities and a successful competitive modern In order to survive in a fiercely competitive…
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Bámidélé Upfront

The Evolving Culture Of Public Scrutiny, By Bámidélé Adémólá-Olátéjú

For those who seek and desire a greater Nigeria, we welcome the evolving critical challenge in public spaces, we accept the amplifying public voices of independent-minded people determined to change this country by improving public services, insisting on transparency, accountability and responsibility. Change is gradual but constant. Let those who…
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Opinion

The Virtues Of Fasting the Days Of Tasu’ah And Ashurah In Islam, By Murtadha Gusau

Tuesday, Al-Muharram 8, 1440 AH (18/09/2018) In the name of Allah, the Most Merciful, the Bestower of Mercy All praise is due to Allah, Lord of all creation. May Allah extol the mention of the Prophet in the highest company of Angels and may the peace and blessings of Allah…
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Opinion

Thinking Aloud About the Adeosun-NYSC Certificate Scandal, By Mohammed Dahiru Aminu

That 109 senators from across Nigeria will not be aware of this common information and spot it on Adeosun at a time they were tasked with the responsibility to screen her is unimaginable to me. It is more logical for me to believe that those who spotted this red flag…
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Opinion

Gboyega Oyetola for Governor: Ìlérí Olúwa Ni, By Niyi Akinnaso

... Oyetola is a solid, reliable, and loyal individual, endowed with enviable temperament and noble mien. He confronts difficult situations with a muted smile and then goes on to do the right thing. He certainly is more of a doer than a talker. His loyalty to courses has been demonstrated…
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Aribisala on Tuesday

ExxonMobil Persists In Cheating Nigerian Workers: What Is Government Doing?, By Femi Aribisala

Nigerians up and down the length and breadth of this country must come to their assistance and shame this multinational into giving its workers what it owes them and what it promised them in their conditions of service when they were employed. In the last few days, ExxonMobil Nigeria has…
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