Archive for: Doyin Okupe

Jude Egbas: From Wendell Simlin with love

Jude Egbas: From Wendell Simlin with love

by Jude Egbas Okupe: I still can’t wrap my head around how you dropped your guard so badly. I mean, it was a bit out of character. You left traces all over the place. The Galaxy backbone,...

 

Opinion: How the Boko Haram war should be fought

Opinion: How the Boko Haram war should be fought

by Jibrin Ibrahim I am writing this column from Niamey in Niger Republic where I have just arrived. Two items related to the war were on the news last night. The first is the burden of caring...

 

Opinion: Fifty shades (and lights) of Nelson Mandela

Opinion: Fifty shades (and lights) of Nelson Mandela

by Dolapo Aina Nelson Mandela had a quote about him, not being a saint. He had reason not to see himself as such. So you would have to understand that, there are those who remember the tactics...

 

Stella Oduah, Adams Oshiomhole, Doyin Okupe & 7 more people who should have resigned in 2013

Stella Oduah, Adams Oshiomhole, Doyin Okupe & 7 more people who should have resigned in 2013

by Wilfred Okiche Here is a cool story. In November, a supermarket roof collapsed in Latvia, killing 54 people. The response was swift. The prime minister Valdis Dombrovskis announced his resignation,...

 

Opinion: Nigeria needs a born again Obasanjo

Opinion: Nigeria needs a born again Obasanjo

by Wole Opesanmi Nigeria needed an Obasanjo, but not just any kind of Obasanjo. Nigeria needed a good Obasanjo. An Obasanjo that would have used the strong influence he had both within and without...

 

“…Our Mandela is President Jonathan:” Doyin Okupe denies making infamous comment

“…Our Mandela is President Jonathan:” Doyin Okupe denies making infamous comment

by Rachel Ogbu Special Assistant to the President on Public Affairs, Dr. Doyin Okupe| credits: pointblanknews.com The Senior Special Adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan on Public Affairs,...

 

ASUU strike update: UNIABUJA begins lectures as FG deadline lapses today

ASUU strike update: UNIABUJA begins lectures as FG deadline lapses today

by Oke Efagene The Federal Government’s ultimatum given to striking lecturers to resume work lapses on today with some lecturers defying the government’s directive. Lecturers in...

 

#InCaseYouMissedIt: Nigerian politicians cannot be great like Mandela – Jonathan

#InCaseYouMissedIt: Nigerian politicians cannot be great like Mandela – Jonathan

by ‘Jola Sotubo According to President Goodluck Jonathan, politicians in Nigeria are devoid of the qualities which made former South African President, Nelson Mandela great. Nigeria’s...

 

“His cocaine is 1st grade from Colombia”: Top 10 reactions to Doyin Okupe’s ‘GEJ is our Mandela’ statement (READ)

“His cocaine is 1st grade from Colombia”: Top 10 reactions to Doyin Okupe’s ‘GEJ is our Mandela’ statement (READ)

by ‘Jola Sotubo The Senior Special Adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan on Public Affairs, Doyin Okupe has been criticized over a statement he reportedly made comparing President Jonathan...

 

Kayode Komolafe: ASUU strike – It’s obvious Wike and Okupe don’t know what they’re doing

Kayode Komolafe: ASUU strike – It’s obvious Wike and Okupe don’t know what they’re doing

by Kayode Komolafe It is sad to imagine the thought-process that would lead any one in   government to make the sort of statements coming out of Abuja on the ASUU strike in this day and age. It...