1999 Constitution of Nigeria

Constitution amendment and imperative of a new one…

Again the National Assembly has embarked on another process of amending the 1999 constitution in view of emerging issues and contingencies confronting the nation....
Orlu carnage

S/East and the ominous orgy of violence

President Buhari’s now infamous statement on the rising violence in the South east and his determination to respond to it appropriately, sparking outcry from...
Boko Haram terrorists

Confronting the security challenges frontally

Recently, President Muhammed Buhari held a virtual meeting with new U.S. Secretary of state, Mr. Anthony Blinken and a positive takeaway is that the...
Media, Newspapers

Letting the press be

To mark Wold Press Freedom Day recently, the Nigerian Presidency had cause to make comments on its own perceptions of the media space in...

Confronting the security challenges frontally

Last week President Muhammed Buhari held a virtual meeting with new U.S. Secretary of state, Mr. Anthony Blinken and a positive takeaway is that...
President Muhammadu Buhari

Wanted: Fresh solutions for Nigeria’s security challenges

It is no longer news that the state of insecurity in the country has come to be literally the biggest problem that we are...

Ebonyi massacre: An inconvenient truth for the Igbo!

The massacre in Ebonyi state, Southeast Nigeria, last week Monday, has again brought to the fore the existential challenges in Nigeria and the urgent...
Kachalla Turji, in military camouflage, with Gumi on white, among other fighters

Sheikh Gumi’s dangerous gambit

Sheikh Abubakar Gumi, Nigeria’s foremost Islamic cleric is no stranger to controversy. But the present one is unusual and out of character. Very often...

Criminal herdsmen as threat to national security

The Muhammadu Buhari administration, it is widely believed, has been slow to respond to the threat to national security posed by criminal elements among...
Emeka Obasi Jnr

Climate activist, Obasi rallies African youths to demand more commitment in effort against climate...

Prince Emeka Obasi Jnr., a climate activist and founder of 'Our Tomorrow Foundation,' a non governmental organisation leading an African focused campaign against...