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FFK And Pantami: What Fraud Has Joined Together…

Farooq Kperogi I normally don’t read, much less respond to, anything Femi Fani-Kayode writes because he’s clearly an emotionally and

CBN: Pioneering A Resilient And Sustainable Economy In Nigeria

Rev Solomon Semaka The banking system as we have it now has evolved over time from ancient times shortly after

NYSC Trust Fund: Supporting The Biggest Employer Of Labour In Nigeria

By Fidelis Fater The South Africa apartheid regime was one of the most tragic events of the 20th century right

For The Record: Full Text Of President Buhari’s 2021 Independence Day Speech

“I am very delighted to be addressing you today as we conclude the activities marking our sixtieth anniversary celebration as

Banditry Or Terrorism? Law And The Language Of Politics (II)

Jerry ‘Obans’ Obanyero The Act, particularly Section 1(2)(a)-(h), defines a terrorist as a person or body corporate who knowingly within

Banditry Or Terrorism? Law And The Language Of Politics

There has been a raging debate in several fora as to the appropriate designation or labelling, so to say, for

TY Buratai: An Encounter With A Master Strategist

Kolawole Anthony  The name Ambassador Tukur Yusufu Buratai, Lieutenant General (retd) sure rings a bell in the annals of the

Global Voices And Criminalization Of Chinese Entrepreneurs

By Dr. Austin Maho In the August 31, 2021, article in the “Global Voices” an online publication. there was a

A Call To My Fellow Millennials

The major news that trended on Friday 20th of August 2021 was the wedding of the only son of President

NYSC: Patriots And Insurgents

By Uji A. Iliyasu Any Nigerian graduate youth who had passed through the gamut of national youth service love to

Celebrating NYSC’s Enduring Legacy

By Gbenga Osoba  I call myself a Lagosian. I love Lagos with all of me. Everything about me revolves around

The Imperative For Saving The Gulf Of Guinea

By Dr Austin Maho The Gulf of Guinea is a large maritime area of about 2.3 million square kilometers and

A Plea Against Politically Motivated Killings And Violence In Nigeria

The number of lives and properties that politically motivated violence and killings have consumed since 1999 when Nigeria returned to

Douye Diri: Trajectory Of A Miracle Governor Fixing Bayelsa At 25

PEDRO OKOJE AMEN October 1 may be the most significant date in the history of few states in Nigeria, and

A Word For Our Gallant Troops

“FG’s decision not to prosecute repentant insurgents is in line with global best practice”- Lai Mohammed. These are the words

Engr Ahmadu Kida’s Many Basketball Successes

By Joel Ajayi In the past, football has always been Nigeria’s favourite but it was evident that the coming of

Why Mai Mala Buni Should Step-down Now – Ajulo

It’s no news that the Supreme Court by a split of 4-3 dismissed the Petition filed by the People’s Democratic

PDP Northern Governors’ Panic Mode Activated

Yusuf Idris Gusau  An online dictionary summarizes “IN·TIM·I·DATE (ĭn-tĭm′ĭ-dāt′), as follows:1. To make timid; fill with fear.2. To coerce or deter, as

Musings On The State Of My Country, Nigeria

By Sanusi Muhammad It appears to be repeating the obvious that Nigeria’s continued existence will be at risk if the

Commissioning Of Zamfara Assembly Complex: Beyond The Event

By Zailani Bappa The Governor of Katsina State, Rt. Hon. Aminu Bello Masari, was in Gusau. He was specially chosen

ICPC Versus Thieving Public Officers

By Sanusi Muhammad The ongoing efforts by the independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) to recover what were looted and stolen

Attah Igala Stool: Issues Of Law And Tradition As Tussle Enters Stalemate

By Sule Sani Ogala These days very few persons among the Igalas of Kogi ever discuss Achor Oboni. As a

Incessant Humanitarian Crisis Brews In Zuru

By Ibrahim Goronyo, Sokoto Nigeria born on October 1st 1960 would be 61 years by October this year, but what

Chinese Rocket Debris Debacle

In recent days all over the world and in Abuja, Nigeria, lately, there was so much apprehension over the possible

The Voter As Servant Of The Elected

Sanusi Muhammad Greed, corruption, sycophancy and materialism have failed the world overtime. Compulsive philistines and prescient think-tanks attack grievous social

Kwankwaso And The pilot!

What appeared as a big surprise to many at the airport was never a surprise to me. Incidentally, a Pilot

Between Politics And Governance: Tambuwal Draws The Line

Politics entails the whole gamut of partisan contention between divergent ideologies and rival camps for the mandate to exercise power,

A New Political Discourse is Desirous Before 2023

By Sanusi Muhammad It was out of desperation for a perceived better Nigeria, that Nigerians rallied round the All Progressives

Atiku’s Citizenship: AGF Malami Blinded By 2023 Presidential Ambition

Lateef Bamgbose Lateef  In accordance with the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, the Attorney General of the federation

Muhammed Garba Gololo And The Sanctity Of Promise

Sanusi Muhammad It was Alex Malley who said what is needed from strategic leaders is the confidence that their ability

Bola Ahmed Tinubu: The Best Man For The Job – Green Movement

One interest thing about the ‘Asiwaju’, is the fact that he is perceived differently by different people. From being the

LASU And Its VC Mess

TIME it was that Nigeria ran proper university and academic freedom was a thing of pride. There was the story

FG’s Borrowing From Shareholders’ Dividends, Dormant Acounts: Nigerians Speak

Following recent announcement by the Federal Government to extend its borrowing spree to individual shareholder’s dividends and dormant accounts to

The Real Essence Of Confraternities

By Tope Aisoni A Confraternity is usually a Christian voluntary association of lay people created for the purpose of promoting

Covid-19 Vaccination: Nigerians Speak

Following the recent revelations by the Minister of Health that Covid-19 vaccines will be available in January 2021, AljazirahNigeria reporters

Promissory Note Drama: Zamfara Govt Vs UBA Plc

By Bello Galadi During the reign of His Excellency, Alh. Abdul- aziz Yari Abubakar (Shatiman Mafara) as the Governor of

78 Teardrops For Your Birthday

The screams of innocent boys who chose the pen instead of the sword, the cries of little girls ravaged by

NDPHC: 16 Years of NIPP Implementation, Challenges of NIPP/NDPHC Investment In The Power Sector Value Chain

Prior to the coming of the new Democratic Government in 1999, the Power Sector had gone over 20 years without

The Fight Against Insecurity: Nigerians Speak

Following the recent killings of about 110 farmers by the terrorist Boko Haram in Borno State and the blame by

Umahi’s Search For Criminal Asylum In APC, Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore

By Ikenna Nwogbaga Ph.D It is no longer news that the governor of Ebonyi State, Engr. David Umahi has joined

Insecurity: Need To Curb Proliferation Of Small Arms And Light Weapons

By Abdulrazak O. Mamman  Terrorism, bandits, vandals and kidnappers continue to pose threat to national peace and security and undermines

Why The Legislature Must Save Nigerians From The Excesses Of The Executive

Aida Nath Ogwuche The term “trias politica” or “separation of powers” was coined by Charles-Louis de Secondat, baron de La

#EndSARS; Not Yet Uhuru……

The tensions arising from the violence, which followed the peaceful #EndSARS protests are still very much around with us. The

Kogi University: Between needs and wants

Shaibu Stephen Ojate During my secondary school days, I recalled that economics was one of the compulsory subjects offered by

#Endsars: Yoruba Political Leader; Who The Cap Fits!

The Yoruba race, ‘our region’ has been faced with leadership crisis ever since exit of the late Sage Awolowo. This

INEC Postpones Bye-elections in Across 11 States

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has again postponed conduct of bye-elections in 11 states of the federation. INEC in

#EndSARS Hoodlums: Mixed Feelings About The Looting And Vandalism Spree

While mixed reactions continue to trail the recent vandalism and looting by #EndSARS hoodlums, the police and other authorities are

#EndSARS Protests: The Lessons Within

Sanusi Muhammad This is not the first civil unrest that ever enveloped Nigeria since independence and no lesson seems to

Untold Truth Of Bauchi APC Leadership

Mukhtar Jibrin Let me begin with the name of Allah, The Merciful, The Compassionate. As I promised you, I will

Opinion: Zamfara Gold, The Hatchet Jobbers And Nigeria’s Unity

The hatchet jobbers are at it again. Enemies of unity and togetherness are shouting war where there is peace; they