RE: THROW BACK: ANALYSING ABULOLO INAUGURAL SPEECH

We have seen how politics had consistently been used to divide and rule our people; and as a pretext for diverting our scarce resources for funding projects of doubtful social and economic benefits to the state…” Question 1. What is going to watch Chelsea, building roundabout and Government house fence in the face of hunger […]

PARIS CLUB REFUND & THE FAILURE OF THE APC GOVERNMENT

I have read lots of displeasing reports in respect of the Paris club refund released to states to enable them settle the outstanding salary arears of civil servants with particular reference to Kwara State . U will recall how Dr AbdulFatah Ahmed squandered the earlier Paris Club and the Bailout funds released by President Muhammadu […]

MY POSITION ON THE 2019 ELECTIONS

  1. When I contested for the Niger State Gubernatorial election in 2015, nobody compelled me to do so. I presented myself based on my convictions that I had ideas that I believe, working with a good team, we can implement to positively impact the lives of the citizens. 2. While the elections have come […]

Humanism, Religion and Agenda

It’s about an hour or two past midnight. I was on the way home when this fellow waved my car down. I didn’t heed, drove a little further from him before a realization that at that hour on a weekday, Abuja is a just as sleepy as its overworked people, and the probability of unoccupied […]

We are all potentially corrupt…

When it comes to political leadership, I do not trust anybody absolutely, I do not believe in any politician unconditionally, even if I were one myself. This is the reason for my long-running crusade for a strong institution. As a panelist at an event to discuss reasons supposedly credible people also fail in political office, […]

PDP: A VICTORY OR QUAGMIRE?

I have waited for the euphoria over the Supreme Court judgement on the PDP ”family affair” to simmer down, hoping that some new insight could be gained before I make my contribution. All I saw and heard however are voices and images of the same people who led the party to the disastrous election and […]

Stop exporting donkeys to East

Yesterday six trailers all loaded with donkeys and old horses entered a filling station to buy diesel. I asked the drivers their destination and they said they were heading toward Ebonyi,Enugu and Anambra states. The animals were not going to work in the farms,they were to be slaughtered for human consumption. Every day trucks are […]

APC Is Breaking Our Hearts – By Henry Okelue

Is the APC actually in charge of Nigerian government? Can John Oyegun summon Saraki to a party meeting to tell him he is straying? Nope! If an APC led Senate, is frustrating an APC led Executive, like they are doing with Works and Housing, then it becomes more obvious the APC is not in charge. […]