Who is the Presidency?

April 23, 2017

We want to try to answer the million-dollar question posed by the suspended (?) Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr. David Babachir Lawal, when journalists accosted him over the said suspension last week […]

On EFCC: When silence is golden

April 16, 2017

Cthis the season of anomie and you would be right. The Naira is tumbling again in the forex market, with all the dire and adverse consequences it portends for the nation’s economy and the pockets […]

Too big for Oyegun’s feet

April 9, 2017

AS chairman of the All Progressives Congress, John Odigie-Oyegun has not performed to expectations. I must confess that I rooted for him to be chairman when the contest was a three-horse race between him, Tom […]

Between Presidency and National Assembly

April 2, 2017

In the ongoing face-off between the Presidency and National Assembly, I have one thousand and one reasons to weigh-in on the side of the latter. One: I consider the National Assembly the lesser of two […]

The beginning of the end?

March 26, 2017

“The world suffers a lot not because of the violence of bad people but because of the silence of good people!” – French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte. In Nigeria, we suffer from a combination of the […]

Three storms in three tea cups

March 12, 2017

PERMIT me to borrow the above phrase from ex-governor of Lagos State and now minister, Babatunde Raji Fashola; it was how Fashola aptly described his successor, Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode’s accusations that he, Fashola, had employed […]

The tasks before Akeredolu

March 5, 2017 Bolanle Bolawole

It is not everyone who wins elections that ascends to the throne. We have the case of the late Chief MKO Abiola, who won the freest and fairest presidential election in the annals of this […]

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