My Stewardship – Augustine Alegeh

Eric Elezuo                                                                Photos: Ken Ehimen Getting the person of the President of the Nigeria Bar Association, Mr. Augustine Alegeh, to sit down for a chat, was more like a herculean task. But tough as it might look, his simplicity defeated my expectation as he graciously walked us (my colleague and I) into his spacious office […]

VISIONARY LEADERSHIP: KEY TO ADDRESSING NIGERIA’S LEADERSHIP CHALLENGE: A THINKPIECE

BY SENATOR TOKUNBO AFIKUYOMI I thank the Junior Chambers International,Ikeja for the honour of the invitation extended to me to share my thoughts on a very critical subject as visionary leadership. I also take this opportunity to welcome everyone that has come from far and near to Lagos that is working. Let me also say […]

BUDGET PADDING: DOGARA AND JIBRIN IN DISHONOURABLE FACE-OFF

By: Eric Elezuo Every new lexicon in Nigeria has always emanated from the politicians, and the newest happens to be ‘padding’. Then we ask, what is padding? Recently, what the Yoruba tribe of Western Nigeria will call roforofo fight ensued in the lower chambers of the Nigeria House of Assembly when the former Chairman, House […]

PASCHAL DOZIE: ASTUTE BANKER WITH A DIFFERENCE

  Eric Elezuo   It has often been said that the beginning of a man has absolutely nothing to do with his later end. This is because one’s destiny is shaped and arranged to suit his vision irrespective of where he was born, or who he was born to.   The above could be said […]

Mrs. Omolara Adeagbo Celebrates Golden Age with the Motherless

Story by: Egbeyemi Mariam                             Photo: Segun Lawal (Iroko) The beauty of life is anchored on loving, sharing and enjoying remarkable moments that remain timeless in our hearts. One of such moment was relieved recently when Mrs. Omolara Adeagbo and her entire house hold took time to felicitate with the hapless in the society. Lion’s Village Motherless […]

Ban on Street Hawking: Unsteady Giant Leap

Story: Blessing Ehidiamen                                 When one is stuck in traffic for hours and the only thing that could be heard is the sound of your stomach; glad that you could at least quench the hunger with sausage and soft drink only for you to realize that what you about to do is a crime. Recently, […]

September 10: Gladiators for Edo Government House Brace for Battle

Eric Elezuo and Ajibade Morakinyo Temilorun Come September 10 2016, the people of Edo State will be trooping to the polling booths to exercise their franchise once again as the tenure of the incumbent Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiohmole, is fast coming to an end. As a result, political parties have concluded primaries and have elected […]

BENCHMARK FOR CONTESTING ANY POLITICAL OFFICE SHOULD BE 18 YEARS – COMRADE AYODELE ADEWALE

By Eric Elezuo                                            Photo: King Solomon Ekhaiyeme There are very few people in history who can discuss their achievements and general life history without equivocation. Among such people is the immediate past local government chairman of Amuwo Odofin Local Government Area, Comrade Ayodele Adewale. In this […]

What is the Appropriate Church Icon?

Story by: Adeoluwa Atayero When one hears the word “church”, there are a set of images that immediately come to mind. This is of course as a result of socialization and what has been presented to many as the face of what a Church is over the decades. Images such as a sanctuary, building, altar […]

IGP’s Appointment: Making mess of Federal Character System

By: Ajibade Morakinyo Temilorun Government of a multi ethnic group’s nation has to be fair and honest in the sharing of its economic, political, security and social power among the entire ethnic group in the Federation, in order to bring about ‘unity and peace’ in such state. Level of equality that the Professor of English […]

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