Thursday, April 19, 2018
Reuben Abati: Where is the Nigerian opposition?

Reuben Abati: Where is the Nigerian opposition?

Less than a year to the next general elections in Nigeria, the biggest deficit in the political process leading to that moment is the...
The Emir of Yorubaland

The Emir of Yorubaland

When I wrote my essay titled "5 Useful Idiots and the Spirit of the Accursed Slave" (Parts 1, 2 and 3) I  touched on...
Progress on global poverty, disease at risk, Gates says

Bill Gates as “a wailing wailer”

“I do not enjoy speaking to you this bluntly when you have been gracious enough to invite me here…”  – Bill Gates.   Mr. Bill Gates,...
2019: Bola Tinubu-led reconciliation committee will give APC victory – NASS member

Tinubu Colloquium And The ‘Benching’ Of Fashola As A Spectator

Immediate past governor of Lagos State, Mr Babatunde Raji Fashola,(SAN) as a football enthusiast understands the pain star player goes through when benched for a less...
Biography: THE MAN STEPHEN HAWKING

Biography: THE MAN STEPHEN HAWKING

Professor Stephen William Hawking was born on 8th January 1942 (exactly 300 years after the death of Galileo) in Oxford, England. His parents' house...
Kachikwu, Baru and the NNPC debacle

Dapchi 110: The tragedy of a nation

Karma is a bitch. Poetic justice is a bastard. Both have combined to wrong-foot the incumbent Buhari administration to make it look like a...
To NatGeo: A story idea on Nigerian animals By Reuben Abati

To NatGeo: A story idea on Nigerian animals By Reuben Abati

The most recent incident in this regard and the trigger for this letter is the current news in Nigeria about how a snake, described...
Reuben Abati: Where is the Nigerian opposition?

Of drowning men and national security

Jimoh Moshood, the current Police Public Relations officer in Abuja is probably the most unprofessional occupier of that office since 1999.  His lack of...
Reuben Abati: Where is the Nigerian opposition?

What exactly is Babangida saying?

The drama, the controversy, the confusion, the double entendre, attended by seeming cowardice, that grew around a statement, perhaps the statements, purportedly issued by...
FG begins enforcement of axle load regulations at loading points – Buhari

NIA: Between Competence and Politics By Philip Agbese

The National Intelligence Agency (NIA) has responsibility for Nigeria’s foreign intelligence and counterintelligence activities. That puts it on the same footing as the United...