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2015: Politicians are ready, but what of the electorate?

By Anthony Kila   The primaries are over. Some politicians are happy. Many more are grieving and recovering from the shock of losing. That is their world; they are rational political beings. The most stupid politician in the world knows why he or she is in the process. What about the citizens though? Are we […]

Is Muhammadu Buhari the right choice?

By Sunny Ikhioya   WHY is it difficult for us to raise fresh blood, with fresh and dynamic ideas to steer the affairs of this country? I do not know. We have the Fasholas, Oshiomholes, Amaechis, Ribadus before he switched over to the PDP and so many other vibrant fellows in the APC party, yet, […]

At Least, N11.7 Trillion ($80 Bn) Stolen By Jonathan’s Croonies

By Abubakar Ali Abdallah A couple of days ago, I clicked on a link to read an article by The Punch newspaper with the headline, “N5 trillion stolen under Jonathan.” I was a shocked to my bones to find that the article was written in 2012 and I wondered what the figures would be like today. I searched the internet far […]

His Royal Highness The Emir Of Minn…..

His Royal Highness Alh Dr Umar Faruq Bahago(CON), the Emir of minna a perfect example of humility, gentility, charismatic, tolerance and a true servant of the most gracious Allaah. He is a father to many, a mentor to many and a hero to many. A blessing to minna emirate council and gentle man per excellence.

My Honest Advice To The Electorates….

Certainly, volumes of books could be written concerning the deceitful, lying, crooked, criminals that have been elected year-after-year, elections after elections, It’s been going on for over a decade now in Nigeria and around the world. Let’s just face it, Humanity is prone to lying. It’s one of the sinful works of the flesh. People […]

Dr Ado JG! The Trusted And Dedicative Public Administrator

A man who has received dozens of awards and whose life much of it is been spent on institutions dedicated to good and effective public policy. I watched with delight when he received the OON title from Mr President, as the best public administrator of the year 2013, that moment was was one moment time […]

As Buhari Plays His Last Card

By Dele Momodu   Fellow Nigerians, this has been a most suspenseful but exciting week, courtesy of APC, the opposition party. For the first time since 1993 when Chief Moshood Abiola had great difficulties picking his running mate, the same scenario was re-enacted as General Muhammadu Buhari kept the nation on edge while struggling to […]

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IBB AND NATIONAL TRUTHS : A BIRD’S EYE-VIEW

General Ibrahim Babamasi Babangida (IBB), former Nigeria’s President and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces is a man who means different things to different people. As a soldier and civilian, he has played diverse roles in the development of Nigeria at different times and it was obvious that he has remained largely misunderstood. As a statesman […]

2015 And The Goad in Our Hands

Every aspect of our national life has been moving from brink to brink. For over five decades our problems have proven hydra- headed, and defying solutions. With the hordes of protests emanating from the masses against the realities of our country, they apparently have never been fed up as they currently are. As we look […]