Nigeria 2019: Eshu Laalu As Polling Agent, By Reuben Abati

Olawale Folorunso and Bode Sowunmi who were with me and who had been listening to the argument over the proposed recruitment of Eshu as a polling agent eventually intervened. Bode Sowunmi wanted to know if the Eshu could survive in a compound with interlocking tiles and air conditioners and whether…
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Ogun Politics: My Encounter With Violence, By Reuben Abati

This thing called politics should not be turned into warfare. There should be life after elections. I once had a taste of political violence during the 2015 presidential campaigns. In Bauchi, our convoy was stoned. In Katsina, restless youth wielding stones and long sticks threatened to attack us. It didn’t…
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