Section 5 and the Mohammed Bello Adoke case by Reuben Abati

A country in search of a miracle By Reuben Abati

“You look tired” “Ha, my brother. Thanks for being observant. I have been trekking.” “Trekking?” “I went to buy fuel at that fuel station by the Estate...
Braithwaite: When dreams no longer make meaning

Braithwaite: When dreams no longer make meaning

  It was on Easter Monday, a public holiday, for Christians around the world to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ. That same day, in...
Nigeria needs unity to overcome her challenges – Cleric

It’s time to put Nigeria first By Reuben Abati

  This commentary is inspired by Olusegun Adeniyi’s “Of wailers, counterwailers and Buharideens” (ThisDay, March 31). In that piece, the ace journalist and public affairs...
Please rise up to recognize the presence of thieves, By Prof. Pius Adesanmi

Please rise up to recognize the presence of thieves, By Prof. Pius Adesanmi

That Nigerian-Canadian civil servant, Nellie Mayshak, spent years working for the government of Ontario. Not one accusation of stealing and corruption. Then she goes back...
Polio: Lack of vaccine's storage facilities lingers for 7years in Kano LG

OPINION: Towards preventing polio outbreak in Ogun

Polio (poliomyelitis) is a highly infectious disease caused by a virus. It invades the nervous system and caused irreversible paralysis in a matter of...
State of Nigerian airports infrastructure By Yakubu Dati

State of Nigerian airports infrastructure By Yakubu Dati

The deluge of doubts that trailed the remodeling of airports across Nigeria, is giving way to rays of hope as great expectations have replaced...
PTAD and Nellie Mayshak saga By Hassan Usman

PTAD and Nellie Mayshak saga By Hassan Usman

Until a few days ago, the name ‘Nellie Mayshak’ would mean absolutely nothing to the average Nigerian, barring the senior citizens whose pensions are...
Boni Yayi: Our friend next door By Reuben Abati

Boni Yayi: Our friend next door By Reuben Abati

Our neighbours to the West, the Republic of Benin, have just concluded a Presidential election, which has been considered free, fair and peaceful, from...
OPL 245: The most popular oil block by Reuben Abati

Signs of the times By Reuben Abati 

“Easter greetings” “Ok” “I am greeting you” “I see” “Are we quarrelling? Or you have malaria?” “Can’t you see that I am just not in the mood?” “Not in the...
The thief who saved Nigeria's image By Pius Adesanmi

Iyalaya anybody By Prof. Pius Adesanmi

Iyalaya Anybody: Pencils, Nigerian Innovation, & Africa’s Path in the 21st Century   Being the keynote lecture delivered at the 5th Innovention Series of Verdant Zeal,...