Speakership: How Gbajabiamila emerged  APC’s choice

  Femi Gbajabiamila, a contender for the position of Speaker of the House of Representatives, has emerged the choice of the All Progressives Congress, APC...
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...

Editorial: Agenda for the new ministers

Five months into his reelection, President Muhammadu Buhari finally assigned portfolios to his ministers. The team is made up of 43 names, 14 of...

Nigeria: ASUU’s foreboding prognosis

Again, the nation is sitting on the edge as its universities are under lock and key. This musical chair between the academic staff union...

Sack of Inspector-General of Police, Suleiman Abbas

 The sack of the former Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Suleiman Abbas by President Goodluck Jonathan came as a surprise to many Nigerians . This...

Editorial: President Buhari and the need for Real Change

When President Muhammadu Buhari came to power in 2015, expectations were high both within and outside the country, that Nigerian was going to witness...

Rotimi Amaechi on subsidy

 Since President Muhammadu Buhari declared his stand on the subsidy removal issue indicating that he was still pondering over the matter as, according to...

Nigeria and the benefits of ECOWAS CET

 FUNSHO OLOJOIn May 25, 1975, 15 West African countries came together to form the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), with the aim...

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...
'I'm being held hostage by EFCC' - Okorocha cries out

‘I’m being held hostage by EFCC’ – Okorocha cries out

Former governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, has said he is being held hostage by officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission...