Thursday, May 24, 2018
By Tola Adeniyi I wouldn’t know where the bogus concept of hate speech came from or who brought up the idea to the floor of the National Assembly but I know for certain what purpose it was meant to serve....
By Dr. Kayode Ajulo I have had the privilege and honour of marching on the streets in a protest against tyrannical rule of the military as an undergraduate of UNIJOS in the 90s and also working with and benefitting from...
By Eric Elezuo When on February 19, 2018 the dreaded Boko Haram sect staged the kidnap of 110 students of Government Girls Science School. Dapchi, Yobe State, nobody expected that the heroine of the whole thing will be 15 year...
By Eniola Akinkuotu Before Obasanjo's administration, Nigeria's GDP growth had been painfully slow since 1987, and only managed 3 per cent between 1999 and 2000. However, under Obasanjo the growth rate doubled to 6 per cent until he left office. Nigeria's...
By Eric Elezuo Ever since the conscientious exposure of the womenfolk following the Beijing Conference of many years ago, so much good much tidings have come the way of the women, among them the setting aside of March 8 of...
By Eric Elezuo In a five page speech delivered by the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, during the 10th Bola Tinubu Colloquium to mark the former Lagos State’s governor’s 66 years anniversary, the Professor of Law hinted on certain issues...
By Eric Elezuo When the events of Nigeria’s political independence began to unfold in the late fifties culminating in the proper independence in 1960, it looked very obvious that the south easterners of Igbo extraction were sure to lead the...
By Tola Adeniyi I wouldn’t know where the bogus concept of hate speech came from or who brought up the idea to the floor of the National Assembly but I know for certain what purpose it was meant to serve....
By Eric Elezuo For the uninitiated, many years ago, the late maverick singer, Fela Anikulakpo Kuti, did a song where he used lyrics like ‘my people are useless, my people are senseless, my people are indiscipline’. He was not just...
The story of sexual harassment in our institutions of higher learning is no longer news. The one coming from OAU, involving a Professor Richard Akindele and his “harassed” student is presently trending. Since creation, man does the unthinkable to satisfy...

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