2019 and elrufai’s impending political blunder

Opinion on Kaduna 2019 One of the several definitions of blunder and the one most widely accepted is “a gross mistake to made, especially through carelessness, stupidity,  confusion or without guidance. Long before the 24-hour news cycle came along, kings, presidents, and emperors committed all sorts of blunders. One of history’s most major missteps and […]

FEDERAL MINISTERS FROM NIGER STATE: FROM TWINE TO THREAD

BM Dzukogi  wrote : The federal ministers from Niger state right from Sardauna’s time have been very prolific men. They were not just central characters in their governments but people-centred administrators. If we start from Alhaji Aliyu Makaman Bida, who was the Vice Premier to Sardauna and Minister of Finance, you will know what I […]

“5 Costly Mistakes Entertainers Make’’

The book: ‘5 Costly Mistakes Entertainers Make’ is aimed at providing guidelines on how entertainers can avoid blunders and errors capable of negatively affecting their showbiz. Kehinde Ajose, an entertainment journalist and author of the new book, said this on Friday. Ajose told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that he had to write the […]

Governor Abubakar Sani Bello: Three Years of People-Centred Governance in Niger State.

By Abdullberqy U Ebbo The journey to the third year of the administration of Niger State Governor Abubakar Sani Bello has been as intriguing as it has been challenging and interesting. Largely however, it has remained one of hopes kept, promises delivered, projects executed, communities elevated, security of life and property augmented, development programmes and projects […]

KADUNA 2019: THE HIGHER THE STAKES….

By ABDUL-AZEEZ SULEIMAN Every effort in life must have stakes. Stakes (especially high ones) keep the plots of life  moving, keep the characters in each plot growing and changing, and keep others engaged. Without high stakes, most struggles in life may feel flat, the pacing of the plots may lag and eventually falter. In politics, […]

One thing you can’t take away from Senator Mustapha Sani Mohammed

By Maryam Gata It is not everybody’s politics that could be fanciful to you. Even if everyone fancies someone or an idea, you could dissent. That is in itself a human right. Since he assumed office as the Senator representing the southern part of Niger State, mixed reactions have been trailing Mustapha Sani Mohamned’s tenure, […]

THE 8TH SENATE, NOT IGP IDRIS, IS THE REAL ENEMY OF DEMOCRACY

  By Bala Ibrahim The Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, on Wednesday the 9th of May, 2018, said it made a resolution declaring the Inspector General of Police (IGP) “Enemy of Democracy”. The Senate said by this resolution, the IGP has been rendered unfit to hold any public office henceforth in Nigeria or […]

FG shouldn’t reverse policies that led us out of recession – Coleman CEO

By Opeyemi Kehinde, Lagos. | Publish Date: Apr 2 2018 2:00AMAs the Nigerian economy picks up gradually, the Federal Government has been urged to sustain policies that led it out of the recession. In this interview with Daily Trust, a renowned industrialist and MD/CEO of Coleman Technical Industries Ltd, Mr. George O.K. Onafowokan, speaks on […]

The Amber Light is On…1

Elections in our country, according to the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, in a remark made on 30th June 2014, have become a perverse form of modern coronation. “Instead of choosing public servants, elections in Nigeria have been basically to select a new aristocracy, an elected royalty,” he said in an […]