Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Insecurity: Soyinka wants FG to seek international community assistance

MAYDAY! MAYDAY!! MAYDAY!!!

Mayday, uttered three times, is the distress call “used to signal a life-threatening emergency primarily by aviators and mariners”. Long before its adoption for that function however, and...

The Way Out: A Clarion Call for Coalition for Nigeria Movement

Since we are still in the month of January, it is appropriate to wish all Nigerians Happy 2018.  I am constrained to issue this...
Let’s talk Turkey about Turkey By Reuben Abati 

Let’s talk Turkey about Turkey By Reuben Abati

I was shocked by the trenchant reaction to my piece on the July 15 attempted coup in Turkey from at least two persons. The...
CBN begins disbursement of N26bn agribusiness fund to MSMEs

Full Text of CBN Governor’s Speech on the new Forex Framework

Re-introducing and Operationalizing Nigeria’s Flexible Exchange Rate Market By Godwin I. Emefiele, CON   Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria   June 15, 2016       Good afternoon ladies and gentlemen and welcome...
Mbaka: Priest, politician or renegade? By Reuben Abati

Mbaka: Priest, politician or renegade? By Reuben Abati

Catholic priests in Nigeria have always captured the public imagination, some of them have served in government positions, some were prominent in the fight...
King Sunny Ade at 70 By Reuben Abati

King Sunny Ade at 70 By Reuben Abati

Chief Sunday AdeniyiAdegeye, the legendary juju musician popularly known as King Sunny Ade deserves the four-month-long celebration of his 70th birthday which began on...
Ogun and significance of drums festival By Ademola Orunbon

Ogun and significance of drums festival By Ademola Orunbon

The drum has always played supporting roles in major festivals as it has never had its own festival, but recently, the cultural instrument took...
Fela Kuti: Nigerians urge FG to brand legend for tourism influx

Time to rehabilitate Fela Anikulapo-Kuti By Patrick Cole

I hesitate to call someone a genius in a genre. I am unfamiliar with music but other musicians have called him a genius; I...
Banks caution Nigerians against fraud, emergence of new MMM

MMM, Sambisa and the boy died By Reuben Abati

“Happy New Year, my brother” “What do you mean happy new year, more than two weeks into the New Year. Have I not been in...
Wike cautions against attaching soldiers to politicians

The thief who saved Nigeria’s image By Pius Adesanmi

I have been following the ongoing Wikeleaks by Sahara Reporters with the corner of one ear. After Fayose and Obanikoro in Ekitigate, Governor Wike...