Opinion: Rolling Plan

By Boniface Chizea These are giddy and momentous times in the realm of the preparation of the national budget and the omens must be rightly...

2019 Polls: A step backward (Column)

By UCHE CHRIS Say what you will, the outcome of the 2019 is a backward step for the country both in electoral management and economic...
Anyim Pius Anyim

FOR THE RECORD: Political Interest of Igbo of Southeast in Nigeria and strategies for...

THE POLITICAL INTEREST OF THE IGBOS OF THE SOUTH-EAST GEOPOLITICAL ZONE IN NIGERIA AND STRATEGIES FOR ITS ACTUALISATION. TEXT OF A LECTURE DELIVERED BY SEN....

APC, the Igbo and Nigeria’s troubled future

By PRINCE EMEKA OBASI By the time the APC came on stream in 2013, it was essentially a union between the Bola Ahmed Tinubu led...

Islamists in Nigeria are destroying Christian communities – NYP

By Abraham Cooper and Johnnie Moore, New York Post ABUJA, Nigeria — It was faith that compelled us to travel to Nigeria last week to...
Comrade Ekpo Bassey Ekpo

A decade in the wings, I remember …

By Edang Yolanda Ekpo Bassey. American actor Jesse Williams (of Grey’s Anatomy fame) won the 2016 Black Entertainment Television (BET) Humanitarian Award, and in concluding...

Boko Haram: A Manifestation of State Failure; Not the Nature of Islam, By Muhammad...

Let me stress that I do not believe that every marginalised or poor Muslim is an extremist. However, I believe the point has been...
General Ike Nwachukwu

How Gen Ike Nwachukwu used economic diplomacy to salvage Nigeria’s growth and development 

By Godknows Igali, Ph.D One of Nigeria’s most outstanding military-diplomats, General Ike Omar Sanda Nwachukwu, turns 80 years today, 1st September, 2020. Born in the...

For BolaTinubu, the chicken has come home to roost, but the entire South will...

By OBINNA EZUGWU Aldous Leonard Huxley, late English writer and philosopher once said “That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history...
Soldiers fire shots in Orlu

‘There is war in Orlu’ – residents scamper for safety as soldiers fire shots...

At least four persons were on Monday, killed when pandemonium broke out in Orlu town of Imo State following an invasion by men...