Thursday, June 21, 2018
By Eric Elezuo Following the failure of the Inspector General of Police, Mr.Ibrahim Idris to honour Senate summonses, and the Senate’s declaration of the chief law officer as enemy of democracy, a renewed war, though unspoken has continued to rage...
By Eric Elezuo and Promise Oshewa Just like the playlet, The Trial of Bro Jero by Wole Soyinka, the case of the Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Senator Dino Melaye, has revealed certain lapses among those in authority. Popularly...
Ikechi Emenyonu The meeting was so guarded it could have passed for the conclave of the cardinals in search of a Pope. It certainly was not a conclave of cardinals to elect a Pope. But it came very close. All,...
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...
By Eric Elezuo The Cleaner Lagos Initiative initiated by the Governor Akinwunmi Ambode-led administration late last year is without doubt one of the best things to have happened to the state in recent times. However, tried as it may, the...
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...
By Wale Adedayo There is something wrong, and very wrong too, with strategists of the ruling All Progressives (APC) at the very top. Not all critics of President Muhammad Buhari are looters or friends of looters, contrary to their assertions....
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 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 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....

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