Opinion

Gambari, Power and Buhari’s Quest For A Redemption Song, By Chido Nwangwu

From Professor Gambari’s outstanding roles as a conciliator and facilitator of international repute, tackling troubled groups and issues through the United Nations, it is not far-fetched to believe that he will make a difference towards enhancing the Buhari legacy. The key question remains: will Gambari manage Buhari’s presidency to a…
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Columns

Professor Ibrahim Gambari: Chief of Staff to the President, By Jibrin Ibrahim

I always say that we should be careful for what we pray for. My prayer is that Professor Gambari would remain faithful to his core value of commitment to the nation of Nigeria and would do all in his power to promote more inclusive governance. I am proud to call…
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Opinion

On Gambari’s Appointment As Chief of Staff, By ‘Tope Oriola

Professor Gambari’s academic credentials look impeccable. His experiences as a top diplomat are also noteworthy. If he does assume duty as chief of staff, Gambari would come full circle, having served as a minister under the military dictatorship of General Buhari in the 1980s. However, Professor Gambari does bear the…
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Opinion

Before We Implement the Oronsaye Report On Public Sector Streamlining, By ‘Tope Fasua

A few governments have come and gone since the Oronsaye Report was submitted. But Nigeria has now hopefully arrived at a junction where we need to do the needful. With a collapsed revenue profile in the middle of a global health and economic meltdown, Nigeria has hopefully finally received the…
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Columns

Insult As Treason and Other Nigerian Idi Amin Dada Stories, By Festus Adedayo

If one may ask, since when did it become a crime or an offence to insult a holder of political office?.. To charge three Nigerian citizens for breach of the provisions of Cyber Crime Act, simply because they told Buhari and Masari that their alleged acts of not taking care of…
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Bámidélé Upfront

Will Nigeria Waste the Lessons of the COVID-19 Crisis?, By Bámidélé Adémólá-Olátéjú

It is a nightmare scenario out there. President Buhari should level with Nigerians and let them know that hard times are here If we get creative and commit to looking inwards and developing the real sector, we can emerge from this stronger. In all of these, there is one big…
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Opinion

Between My Opposition To Buhari and My Friendship With Abba Kyari, By Femi Fani-Kayode

Meanwhile those who doubt my commitment to the struggle and to the resistance simply because of my tribute to an old friend of 40 years, Abba Kyari, who passed on are entitled to their opinion and are free to stop reading my contributions and The last thing I need is…
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