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Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Abati didn’t write that…

Who released, killed and ate our lion? By Reuben Abati

“Did they send you your own share of the bush meat?” “Bush meat?” “The lion in the zoo that became bush meat in Jos” “What’s my own...
Ekiti begins disbursement of N500m SME loan

A ‘Ponmo’ Governor and an ‘Okada’ Senator By Damilare Ogunleye

There is an emerging shortcut to delivering on the burden of performance borne by elected public office holders. It’s the menace of photo-ops and...
Kachikwu, Baru and the NNPC debacle

OPINION: A reading list for Ministers By Reuben Abati

A day after the present set of Ministers took oath of office, Nigerians took to twitter to recommend books they think will be of...
Kogi poll: Yahaya Bello floors Faleke at tribunal

Kogi elections: What if another candidate dies?

By Danladi Danjuma   The ensuing actions following the demise of the gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Kogi state have once again exposed...
OPINION: Sugabelly, rape and Audu’s sons By Reuben Abati

OPINION: Sugabelly, rape and Audu’s sons By Reuben Abati

You probably don’t know Sugabelly. I don’t know her either. But it is the twitter handle of a Nigerian lady: @sugabelly, who in the...
Why I reported Taraba Governor, Ishaku to Buhari - Minister

Taraba tribunal: Robbing Taraba electorates of their mandate

By Babangida Umar   Immediately after the 2015 Tarba State Governorship election result was announced in favour of Architect Darius Dickson Ishaku, and soon after he...
Time to Find a New Enemy

OPINION: Lest our Democracy becomes a Monarchy By Joseph Kuye

If recent developments out of Kogi are anything to go by, then our democracy may soon become extinct and a hybrid enforced in its...
Kachikwu, Baru and the NNPC debacle

CROSSROADS, SUNDAY, NOV. 29: The Man Who Would Be Governor By Reuben Abati

One of the finest persons I have been privileged to know is Odia Ofeimun: the man has a clean heart, he is completely incapable...
OPINION: Sugabelly, rape and Audu’s sons By Reuben Abati

OPINION: Audu’s inconclusive death; Mugabe’s wheelchair By Reuben Abati

“You look sleepy” “My brother, let’s just say I slept at a fuel station, looking for fuel.” “For which of the women in your life, because...
Absence of Judge stalls trial of ex-NIMASA DG

‘Re-engineer the judiciary system to fight corruption’

By Debo Adeniran   We need a judicial reform to ameliorate the situation of the judges and the Nigerian judiciary because the judiciary is terribly sick,...