Guest Columns

Ambode not Agbaje. Why I will Vote for Continuity in Lagos and not Change., By Oluwafemi Akinfolarin

It's less than a hundred hours to the governorship elections across Nigeria. Nigerians have already shown remarkable character in voting out an incumbent president for abysmal underperformance for the first time in the history of the country. The elections were a truly historical and remarkable feat that hopefully changes the…
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Bola Tinubu – The Man. The Moment. The Ultimate Political Guru, By Sunday Dare

The evolution of the All Progressives Congress (APC) into the governing party and the emergence of its candidate, General Muhammad Buhari as the President- elect prove a fundamental truth. A single visionary blessed with a courage equal to his vision is ultimately more powerful than a vast multitude that is…
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Lagos Guber, Ambode and Logical Case for Continuity, By Steve Ayorinde

If he wins, as he is being projected, after this Saturday’s keen contest in the Lagos governorship election, Akinwunmi Ambode’s story is bound to impress and inspire. His trajectory is similar to that of an average Nigerian who desires and strives for greatness from a humble background. He is the…
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President-elect Muhammadu Buhari: The Troubles Ahead!, By Frisky Larr

Since Tuesday the March 31, 2015 when it became obvious that the presidential election in my home country had been decided, I have been relishing the sense of joy and relief that came upon me soon afterwards. I was relieved not because my preferred candidate Muhammadu Buhari won the election.…
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Buhari and Jonathan: Character as Destiny, By Ogaga Ifowodo

Amidst the many thoughts and emotions that crowded my mind when it became apparent that Maj-Gen. Muhammadu Buhari was well on his way to defeating President Goodluck Jonathan, the word “character” kept asserting itself. Puzzling this little conundrum, I soon discovered why. Character had been the organising concept for my…
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Now That You Have Won: An Open Letter To President-Elect Buhari, By SKC Ogbonnia

I am one of the millions of masses who yearned and prayed for the change that motivated you to democratic power. Though I have remained overjoyed with President Jonathan’s defeat and the meek manner of his concession, I am finding it difficult to celebrate your victory. Mr. President-Elect, as you…
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