Opinion

Okey Ndibe’s Bias: Let President Buhari Fight Corruption By Any Means Necessary, By Bayo Oluwasanmi

“So, the fight is on two levels: one, directly against corruption and the second is that you are going to prepare for a counter attack. That is where we are at the moment and there is no retreat.” - Wole Soyinka It was one of those articles that at once…
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Adeolu Ademoyo

Federalism, Unity and The Political Ill Literacy of Balarabe Musa, By Adeolu Ademoyo

“I have regarded Afenifere, ACF, Ohanaeze and surrogates, like the APC, as socialist secessionist groups in Nigeria, even though they talk about federalism.” - Alhaji Balarabe Musa, 2015. In this essay I defend the following: (i) the foundational principles of federalism; (ii) that in a multinational and multi-cultural society like…
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Columns

The Caliphate, The Emir and Nigeria’s Master Race (2), By Femi Fani-Kayode

Is it any wonder that my friend and brother, Governor Nasir El Rufai once warned the Nigerian military against what he considered to be their excesses in the fight against Boko Haram and told them that "anyone, whether soldier or otherwise, that kills a Fulani must consider it as a…
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Adeolu Ademoyo

APC and the National Question: Herdsmen, Biafrans, Niger Deltans and Other Insurgents, By Adeolu Ademoyo

Compared to the PDP, the failure of the APC to produce a clearly articulated position and programme on the national question is more pathetic. This is because there are many politicians in the APC, especially in the western part of the country, who made ‘resolving’ the ‘national question’ and ‘true’…
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