Bishop Matthew Kukah

Bishop Kukah, his critics and Nigeria’s scary future

Current developments in Nigeria are reminiscent of the dark days of military rule when criticism of government was almost criminalized, and opposition of any...
Agboola Ibrahim Gambari

Editorial: Prof. Gambari and the burden of CoS

On Wednesday, May 13, 2020, Prof. Ibrahim AgboolaGambari was officially unveiled by President Buhari as the new Chief of staff at the federal executive...

Editorial: COVID-19, Churches and the moral burden of public safety

After weeks and months of holding out on the clamour from several quarters, on August 7th and 9th, mosques and churches reopened in Lagos...

Desecrating the temple of justice

The recent assault by a clearly hired mob on the residence of Her Lordship, Justice Mary Odili, JSC, is to put it quite mildly,...
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...

Editorial: Caution in unlocking the lockdown

Nigeria seems to be at a crossroad in the management of the COVID-19 protocols as major conflict areas and inconsistencies are apparent between the...

Editorial: IPOB, Nigeria and lessons of history

Again, political tension is rising in the Southeast over violent skirmishes between the separatist group IPOB, and Nigerian security agencies. These events have become...

Editorial: Nigeria’s descent to anarchy: A call for action!

We have observed with increasing worry, the spiraling descent of the nation into a Hobbesian state, where life is ‘nasty, brutish and short’.  In...

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...
Abdulaziz Udeh

Anambra State govt mourns passing of Abdulazeez Chivuzor Ude

The government of Anambra State has expressed sadness over the passing of elder statesman, Alhaji Abdulazeez Chivuzor Ude.A statement by the state's commissioner...