Thursday, April 18, 2019
Berlin Conference on Boko Haram rakes in $2.52bn

Umuna, his support for Boko Haram and the sanity of others

There are times in our existence where common sense ought to prevail. There are also times where national interest ought to rise above personal...
Terrorists steal our uniforms, weapons, says Buratai

Harbin Kunama: Can Buratai Make Another Difference?

It is quite heartbreaking to know the absurdity that every geopolitical zone in Nigeria, with the exception of the Southwest has its peculiar insecurity...

New York Build Expo: How Nigeria Can Emulate the Global Convergence

New York Build Expo is the leading construction and design exhibition focusing on the New York city and tri-state area, New York Build offers...
Election post-mortem: Campbell as past tense By Richard Murphy

Election post-mortem: Campbell as past tense By Richard Murphy

Who else is an expert in Nigeria and Nigerian affairs if not former United States (U.S.) Ambassador to Nigeria, John Campbell? He also happens...

Nigeria 2019: Eshu Laalu as polling agent

Here is yet another account of what I saw in the politics of Ogun State and Nigeria. One of my early teachable moments was...
Super Eagles and Marcus the pig at the World Cup by Reuben Abati

Nigeria 2019: Notes from the field

Whoever came up with the wise saying that Nigerian politics is dirty deserves an award for perspicacity. I have just returned from that dirtied,...

The Onnoghen case and other stories

I find it incredulous that a ruling government that seeks a second term in office and about which doubts have been expressed with regard...
BREAKING: Buhari plans to brobe Obasanjo

The Obasanjo Bombshell

“Former President Obasanjo is a courageous patriot and statesman who tells truth to power when he is convinced leaders are doing wrong” – Muhammadu...
Super Eagles and Marcus the pig at the World Cup by Reuben Abati

Ogun politics: My encounter with violence

I once had a taste of political violence during the 2015 Presidential campaigns. In Bauchi, our convoy was stoned. In Katsina, restless youths wielding...

Perry Brimah’s New Low: GoFundMe Fraud

Perry Brimah is raising funds on GoFundMe with the claim that the money is meant for feeding Nigerian troops fighting Boko Haram terrorists in...