Opinion

9 obvious signs it’s time to break up

9 obvious signs it’s time to break up

by Lisa Washington Most, if not all, couples fight. It’s healthy and it’s close to impossible to agree on everything. While healthy fighting is viewed as a good thing, hurling insults at...

 

Opinion: Femi Fani Kayode’s APC ‘exit’ is good riddance to bad rubbish

Opinion: Femi Fani Kayode’s APC ‘exit’ is good riddance to bad rubbish

by Lanre Oguntoyinbo I wish you goodluck in you new found ‘darkness’ club and I pray you and Doyin Okupe give a good defence to a good leader; Goodluck Jonathan. One sunny afternoon I received...

 

Sagay Agbalaya: My short stint at the SSS and the hypocrisy of activism (A rejoinder)

Sagay Agbalaya: My short stint at the SSS and the hypocrisy of activism (A rejoinder)

by Sagay Agbalaya I didn’t go into the Director’s office as “One Sagay Agbalaya” as @Obajeun reported in his article, I went as the representative of others with their consent. In fact,...

 

Opinion: National Conference – Amplifying the Nigerian voices on social media

Opinion: National Conference – Amplifying the Nigerian voices on social media

by Abdullahi Seidu Even the conference official Facebook page has been enriched with informative posts like Quotes from the conference, Daily Roundups, Press Releases, Order Paper posts, Breaking...

 

Opinion: Sanusi and the unfinished story

Opinion: Sanusi and the unfinished story

by Marcel Ojinaka This is one important lesson we must not fail to take away from the Sanusi debacle seeing how his saga has become another episode in the countless Nigerian dramas. Considering...

 

Opinion: The gospel according to Saint Fayose

Opinion: The gospel according to Saint Fayose

by Lere Olayinka However, funny how times flies, Fayose, after inflicting electoral injuries on the psyche of Ekiti people now mounts the podium, preaching against election rigging. Saint Fayose...

 

Cheta Nwanze: A short history of the slave trade

Cheta Nwanze: A short history of the slave trade

by Cheta Nwanze Before we go on, we must set the records straight: Slavery, was not an invention of the West. It predates all written records. On the African continent itself, slavery predated...

 

Opinion: My short stint at the SSS and the hypocrisy of activism

Opinion: My short stint at the SSS and the hypocrisy of activism

by Jonah Ayodele Obajeun   Some of the DSS officers tagged one of us as a terrorist when he refused to reveal his passwords. This was Chinasa Ikelu, who was obviously angry that the daughter...

 

Reno Omokri: Nigeria’s GDP rebasing adds value to every citizen

Reno Omokri: Nigeria’s GDP rebasing adds value to every citizen

by Reno Omokri The thing that they fail to understand is that any Nigerian who discredits the rebasing of Nigeria’s economy is discrediting himself. It was Nigeria’s value that was...

 

Elnathan John: Let’s take a moment to consider King Ebele’s Confab speech

Elnathan John: Let’s take a moment to consider King Ebele’s Confab speech

by Elnathan John Can our government amend our laws to include “kidnap and disappearance” as a legal method of law enforcement? Otherwise, can they stop making people disappear in...