Columns

Undermining the Peaceful Coexistence Between Muslims and Non-Muslims, By Murtada Gusau

Let the Nigerians continue to live in harmony and maintain peaceful coexistence among themselves regardless of their religious, regional, partisan and tribal differences. In The Name Of Allah, The Most Beneficent, The Most Merciful All praises belong to Allah, the Lord of all that exists. I bear witness that nothing…
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Opinion

Aisha Buhari: The Critic In the Other Room, By Reuben Abati

Mrs. Buhari’s conduct is unusual; it is shocking in its extra-ordinariness. To put it directly, it smacks of treachery and disloyalty. But it has fetched her enormous praise. My brother and colleague, Dele Momodu, a one-time Buharist, no, in fact a Buharideen, now a thoroughly disappointed “wailing wailer” has written…
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Adeolu Ademoyo

Buhari’s Cronyism and Irredentism: Why Nigeria Remains Backward, By Adeolu Ademoyo

...in Buhari, we may be dealing with something more than the political - a complex personal psychological and cognitive problem, and a deep personal limitation and challenge. This could be a singularly Buhari complex, which can be of dire political implications for the country in the years ahead. When some…
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Opinion

Early Warnings, Political Risks and Democracy In Africa, By Olalekan Waheed Adigun

In an earlier article, I argued for the importance of effective early warnings in the management and prevention of avoidable conflicts in African countries. In the said article, I also argued that conflicts don’t just manifest in their elaborate forms, that there were usually early warnings which went largely ignored…
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Guest Columns

Breaking Nigerian National News on Foreign Platforms, By ‘Tope Oriola

There seems to be dumbfounding ignorance about the implications of privileging foreign media organisations. Governance is about both substance and aesthetics. Have you ever seen David Cameron announcing a major British initiative on CNN, despite the closeness of Brits to Americans? Did you think the Canadian Prime Minister would choose…
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