Columns

Islamic State: Syrians Must Queue Behind Obama or Assad, By Rotimi Akinola

One thing I have learnt from reading news in which states declare the crust of their foreign policy is that such news themselves should be taken with a pinch of salt as they are seldom what they seem. I have also come to learn that world leaders, while working underground…
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Pius Adesanmi

General Buhari: A Whole Former Head of State! By Pius Adesanmi

If you are in your thirties and above and anybody is deceiving you that the just and fair Nigeria we are struggling for will happen in your life time, please do not deceive yourself. Struggling for the dreamable, refusing to relinquish the imaginable, hanging on stubbornly to the possible, as…
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Femi Fani-Kayode

The APC and The Dream That Never Was, By Femi Fani-Kayode

Ordinarily religion should not be brought into politics but sadly the APC has done precisely that. They have introduced religion into politics in a very irresponsible, divisive and dangerous manner and they are using it as a political tool and as a means to capture power. Those of you that…
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Columns

A Dagger Drawn On the Throat of the System, By Eric Teniola

Since the Civilians took over Government in 1999, we have had eight inspector Generals of Police till date. They are- Musiliu Smith (1999-2002), Mustapha Adebayo Balogun March 2002- January 2005, Sunday Ehindero 2005-2007, Mike Mbama Okiro 2007-2009, Ogbonna Okechukwu Onovo 2009-2010, Hafiz Ringim January 2010- 2012, Muhammed D. Abubakar 2012-2014…
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Guest Columns

The ‪#‎TBJoshua‬ Bribe Saga: Another Perspective, By Ihechukwu Njoku

The writer sent this in, calling it an open letter to Nicholas Ibekwe, the reporter who exposed the payments of bribe to Nigerian journalists by Temitope Joshua, the founder of the The Synagogue Church of all Nations.   Dear Nicholas, First, thanks for standing up for your moral principles this…
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Guest Columns

Refuting The ISIS Misanthropic Ideology, By 124 Islamic Scholars

More than 120 Muslim leaders and scholars have lashed out at Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, leader of ISIS, in an Open State they co-signed refuting the Islamic State caliphate's establishment and practices which they argued are not legitimate in Islam. The letter is a point-by-point criticism of ISIS' actions and ideology based…
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Columns

Friday Sermon: Youth, Drug Prohibition and Islam, By Imam Murtada Gusau

First Sermon: In the name of Allah, the Most Merciful, the Bestower of Mercy Alhamdulillah. Indeed, all praise is due to Allah. We praise Him and seek His help and forgiveness. We seek refuge with Allah from our soul’s evils and our wrong doings. He whom Allah guides, no one…
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