Columns

Celebrating a Fine Officer and Gentleman: Senator Tunde Ogbeha at 70, By Dele Agekameh

Indeed, many have praised Ogbeha for his indubitable strength of character, his readiness to stretch himself thin for friends and acquaintances and ability to diffuse any situation with his inimitable oratorical prowess and native intelligence. Last Friday, September 1, 2017, marked the 70th birthday of the quintessential officer, a senator…
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Opinion

APC Promised Nigeria Restructuring, By Femi Falana

- The late Professor Abubakar Momoh ...I believe that the greatest tribute that Professor Abubakar Momoh deserves from us is a renewed commitment on the part of ASUU and other progressive forces to mobilise the Nigerian people to campaign for the actualisation of the Fundamental Objectives and Directive Principles of…
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Columns

What Would it Take for a Politically Exposed Nigerian to Resign?, By Ogaga Ifowodo

Not resigning or taking any concrete action to protest his or her honour is the mark of the politically exposed Nigerian. Perhaps that is because, as with Soyinka’s Elesin Oba in that timeless drama Death and the King’s Horseman, they have no honour to protest, any integrity they once had…
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Opinion

Moyosore – A Journey of Discovery, Reappraisal, and Re-dedication, By Chido Onumah

I pledge to Nigeria; however, not Nigeria in its extremely dysfunctional state. I commit to a new, progressive, and egalitarian Nigeria where citizens will be defined not by their name, language, faith, or ethnicity; where citizens will find fulfillment no matter which part of the country they come from; above…
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Opinion

Benue South Re-run Election: Why Mark’s Experience Is No Longer Enough, By Michael Okwori

Mark's supporters have argued that in the US, a senator who is performing well can remain in the senate for life unchallenged. But as they already know, this is not America but Nigeria and their candidate cannot be said to have performed well except in the lives of his family…
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Adeolu Ademoyo

Saraki, His Defenders and the Tragedy of the Nigerian Middle Class, By Adeolu Ademoyo

A serious spectre is hunting Nigerian politics. It is spreading like Harmattan fire. This spectre is pounding, gulping and consuming the remaining soul of the country called Nigeria. It is the political and moral spectre of opportunism and treachery. This spectre of opportunism started its fruition under the presidency of…
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