There is a time for everything

When I embarked on this journey of writing a column for the Tribune titles many years ago, I had no inkling that I would be writing this column for this long. The column FRONTROW was […]

Re: Walking in Siasia’s shoes

AS an ardent football fan and a supporter of Liverpool Football Club of England, if the truth must be told, the Bayelsa-born tactician and coach, Samson Siasia and the entire Dream Team deserve to be […]

Walking in Siasia’s shoes

As of the time of putting down my thoughts on this topic, coach of the Nigerian U-23 team that won Bronze in the just concluded Olympic games, Samson Siasia, was yet to be paid his […]

Exploiting the sick for money

Daily, they stream unto the streets. They used to come in different forms – physically handicapped persons begging for alms, able-bodied persons (adults and children) soliciting transport fare, others begging outright for money with which […]

Re: Operation Awatse

Two Sundays ago, I shared the following thoughts: “Lagos and Ogun states have been subjected to series of brazen attacks by so-called militants in the past couple of weeks. Communities have been attacked and ransacked […]

Operation Awatse

Lagos and Ogun states have been subjected to series of brazen attacks by so-called militants in the past couple of weeks. Communities have been attacked and ransacked for no just cause, with scores of people […]

Very uncouth language and behaviour

IN the course of heated debates over the trial of the two principal officers of the Senate, the President and his Deputy, last Tuesday, some Senators resorted to unsavoury behaviour while making their points in […]

Lagos, our Lagos

I remember the early 60s in the Yaba area of Lagos mainland where I grew up. Life was fun, interesting and relatively safe. You could walk wherever you wanted without any molestation and thinking about […]

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