Opinion

Dino Vs. Mrs. Tinubu: When Two Wrongs Can Never Make A Right, By Ahmed Oluwasanjo

...if respect is deemed as being reciprocal, Dino’s shameful response to Mrs. Tinubu’s insults cannot be essentially interpreted as an attack and utter disrespect for women, because a woman who wants to be respected ought not to haul provocative invectives at another person, like Dino claimed Mrs. Tinubu did to…
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Opinion

Before the Last IDP Starves to Death In Bama, By Ahmed Oluwasanjo

...it would be apt to remind the Muhammadu Buhari-led administration that while fighting insecurity and rescuing IDPs from insurgents and raising funds for their welfare are greatly charitable acts, yet the failure to tackle the wilful acts of sabotage involved in the diversion of their food and relief materials, leading…
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Opinion

The “Unchained Mad Dog” and The Barking Madam, By Ahmed Oluwasanjo

Anyway, thanks to Fayose for bringing the Halliburton scandal up. It is a call for the EFCC to revisit the Halliburton scandal and bring those involved to book. Just as Fayose must prove to Nigerians that the ‎yams in his barns are not from the Dasuki yam-sharing festival, while also…
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Opinion

Ogbeni, Please Put Out the Hijab and Church Garment Fire Now!, By Ahmed Oluwasanjo

...Christians and Muslims in Osun State need to rethink the future implication of their actions and give peace a chance. That a court order allows female Muslim students to wear hijab to school does not amount to the “Islamisation” of Osun State, and neither does the banning of the use…
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Opinion

Justice For Mrs. Agbaheme, While Getting Rid Of the Shekaus Amongst Us, By Ahmed Oluwasanjo

...this unfortunate incidence is a pointer to the fact we cannot start to rejoice that Shekau and his hosts have been defeated when we still have deadly zealots among us who could heartlessly seek to pass away their criminal acts of murder under the guise of religion. There are many…
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Opinion

As Rookie Governor Yahaya Bello Keeps Squandering Kogi’s Finances, By Ahmed Oluwasanjo

It becomes more unfortunate and disconcerting when one realises that such profligacy is being perpetuated in a state described as the "confluence of misery and poverty", and in which Okada riding is possibly the most 'lucrative' enterprise employing hundreds of graduates. Last week Friday, Premium Times published an exclusive report,…
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Opinion

Haba Alhaji Lai, How Would Masquerades Dressing Employ 1000 People?!,By Ahmed Oluwasanjo

Last week Tuesday, Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, while speaking at the sectoral debate of the federal House of Representatives in Abuja, drew the attention of the public to masquerade dressing that could provide jobs for "1000 young men". Perhaps, Alhaji Lai came up with such an idea…
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Opinion

Touch Not Jonathan, For He’s CAN’s Anointed, By Ahmed Oluwasanjo

One might not be completely wrong to say that the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has lost its soul as it now appears to be more political than religious. Yet, some highly religious folks wouldn't mind evoking the wrath of God on whosoever opines that CAN is compromised. Anyway, that…
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Opinion

For BBOG, It’s All About The Chibok Girls, By Ahmed Oluwasanjo

...may the rescue of the Chibok girls and everyone under the captivity of Boko Haram come as a pleasant surprise to us all - all heartless doubting Thomases inclusive. God bless Nigeria. God bless Oby Ezekwesili, Hadiza Bala Usman, Aisha Yesufu and other members of the bring back our girls…
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Opinion

Smart Adeyemi: Of Judas and the Relentless Pursuit of Presidential Suya, By Ahmed Oluwasanjo

Ironically, Smart now grovels before a man he avowed never to support, just to remain politically relevant. I though Smart would have been smarter than the regular shameless 'chop-there-chop-here' politicians who dally with any government in power just to pick up crumbs from the president's table. Alas, he is merely…
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