Buhari: Which South-West ?

  By Akin Osuntokun     There is tragic irony in the choice of Professor Yemi Osinbajo as the South-west answer to the Muhammadu Buhari deficit in Yoruba-land. To be counted as a credential of the nominee would be the fact that he is married to the granddaughter of the late political juggernaut, Chief Obafemi […]

Still On Nigerian Military And Online Media

  By Yushau A. Shuaib     This is indeed a critical period of our national life when a raging war on desperate terrorists has kept military operations in North-East and others parts of the north in persistent media spotlight. And as would be expected, the subject now dominates the country’s online media content. As […]

Let’s discuss a new Nigeria

The confession by President Goodluck Jonathan to Nigerians that he is sometimes confused about the pieces of advice he gets from his team of advisers and friends should rather have been seen as a courageous and honest position. Our take on this is very simple: Mr. President, sack all your advisers and friends, they are […]

Prof. Wole Soyinka

Prof wale soyinka shares his views with the general public

An analytical piece With Prof. He has obliged to sharing this with as many Nigerians as possible. Please share this with friends and the general public. It’s No More about Subsidy Alone. The American President has only TWO aircraft, our president has 9[Nine] in his fleet and was voted money recently to buy ONE more! Making […]

Happy 2015: Year Of The Ram, Sheep Or Goat

By Hannatu Musawa   Two thousand and fourteen was a very challenging year all round. It was, for the most part, characterised by a high level of violence through conflict between nations, and mass murder as a result of the incessant suicide bombings and beheadings by radical Islamist groups. It was also one of the […]

My Dear Northerners ~ Zainab Kuso

My Dear Northerners, I can now see our level of illiteracy has taken us to the verge of being intolerant of one another. And by illiteracy I do not mean being through the four walls of a University. Most of us are so educated we can not go through a day without exhibiting our vocabularies. […]

Democracy: A blessing or a Curse in Nigeria ~ Abdullberqy

Democracy which has multiple of variant of definitions and meanings is believed to have a worldwide acceptance as the best form of government. And if one may argue, the concept has been either imposed or largely accepted as the best form of governance. However, this system of government is characterised by certain shortcomings which are […]

If Jonathan lost to Buhari ~ Nwike Ojukwu

manner he conducts his presidency, not to mention the interference of his wife, Patience, in state affairs leaves much to be desired. For the first time in living memory, I heard what is referred to as the Office of the First Lady. While I am yet to blank out his disastrous interview with Christiane Amanpour […]

It’s Christmas In Chibok, Mr President ~ Gimba Kakanda

You know what this is about. But, have you contacted their family to understand the meaning and depth of sorrow? Which family? This is the reason for this reminder. While you feast, in the spirit of this sacred season, sharing love with your political family, especially the billionaire donors, there are, somewhere in the hinterlands […]

General-Abdulsalami-Abubakar

IN CASE YOU MISSED THIS- DOYEN OF DEMOCRACY

General Abdulsalam Abubakar (AAA) GCFR, the Minna born former Head of State of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. He ruled Nigeria for Nine Months and handed over power to a Democratically Elected Government in 1999. As the father of Present Day Democracy in Nigeria Faces International Magazine in recognition of your Great Services to Humanity […]