President Buhari with state governors

Governors as change agent

By Uche ChrisOne of the political and constitutional anomalies of the fourth republic and the 1999 constitution that created it is the dominant role...

To hell with Biafra – Igbo must avoid a repeat of history

By Uche ChrisI have never been an ardent supporter of Biafra; I believed in its sentiment but remained skeptical of its practical usefulness and...

Nigeria’s four subsidy demons

By Uche ChrisAgain the issue of subsidy is in the air with the recommendation by the Nigeria Governors Forum to peg the pump price...
Paul Adefarasin

Adefarasin’s Plan B and elite illusion

By Uche ChrisNigerian elite do not stop to amaze me; often their words and action give clear indication of how removed they are from...

Zainab Ahmed: A General missing in action

By Uche ChrisIn military tradition, a general does not miss in action, that is to say, in battle. It is the worst thing that...
Jose Mourinho

Mourihno: Winter for the Special One

By Uche ChrisLast week’s sack of the Portuguese sweat merchant, Jose Mourinho by the Tottenham football club board, is a sad reminder that whatever...

Gov. El Rufai and challenges of leadership

By Uche ChrisGovernor Nasir El Rufai of Kaduna state is a man of many parts and represents different things and tendencies to different people....
George Floyd

George Floyd Murder Trial: A parody of justice!

By UCHE CHRISFor the second time in my life time, a racially oriented judicial trial is underway in the U.S.; this time the eyes...
President Muhammadu Buhari

NNPC, CBN: President Buhari’s nexus of failures

By Uche ChrisNigeria’s two most important agencies were in the news last week for the wrong reasons. The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, and...

Court orders immediate release of Peter Odili’s seized passport

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has ordered the immediate release of international passport belonging to a former Governor of Rivers State,...