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Opinion: New IGP - Why Progressive Northerners Should be Embarrassed by Farooq Kperogi
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Opinion: New IGP – Why Progressive Northerners Should be Embarrassed ...

In August 2015, when I first publicly voiced out my disapproval of what I called the embarrassingly undisguised ‘Arewacentricity’ of Buhari’s appointments, a few people, mostly southerners, asked why I was bothered since I’m a northern Muslim who is “favored” by such... read more »

Opinion: Buhari, Tinubu and the Abdication of Responsibility By Dele Momodu
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Opinion: Buhari, Tinubu and the Abdication of Responsibility By Dele Momodu

Fellow Nigerians, despite the open and brazen braggadocious posturings of the ruling party, things seem to be fast falling apart within the All People’s Congress (APC). The arrogance of power probably must have misled some of the powerful gladiators in the party that they are invincible and... read more »

Nigeria: Code of Conduct Tribunal Cannot Try Chief Justice Walter Onnoghen
Nigeria: Code of Conduct Tribunal Cannot...

Nigeria: Code of Conduct Tribunal Cannot Try Chief Justice Walter Onnoghen

In a reaction from legal practitioners, it is becoming clear that the Code of Conduct Tribunal has no jurisdiction to try the Chief Justice of the Federation. In a post published by a lawyer, the reason for this was explained. The post reads: “Serving judges can’t be tried by cct by virtue... read more »

Opinion: Asiwaju's Boys - Angels of Death and Mayhem by Femi OmoYoruba
Opinion: Asiwaju’s Boys – An...

Opinion: Asiwaju’s Boys – Angels of Death and Mayhem by Femi Om...

Talo Skibo , MC Oluomo, Koko Zaria, Hamburger, Esi Oluwo, Kunle Poly, Owoseni, Nayam, Mamok. Reasearch these names. They are thugs, not just your average thugs, though. They are millionaires. Why are they millionares? Because they can supply thugs for violence. Esi oluwo is dead. Hamburger is... read more »

Opinion: 2019 Elections and Amina Zakari by Reuben Abati
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Opinion: 2019 Elections and Amina Zakari by Reuben Abati

President Muhammadu Buhari has promised severally in the lead up to the 2019 general elections, that he would ensure a free, fair, transparent and credible process, and defend the right of the people to choose. But the appointment, literally on the eve of the election of a niece of his, Mrs Amina... read more »

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Opinion: Justice Onnoghen and The Rising Fascism in Nigeria by Achike Chude

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In any society that predominantly seeks excellence, it should be standard practice that every infraction, especially those by public officials is investigated. It is therefore expected that... read more »

Opinion: Clouds of War Gathering Over Nigeria by Alhaji Bashir Tofa

Opinion: Clouds of War Gathering Over Nigeria by Alhaji Bashir Tofa

The clouds of war are gathering with blood sucking gods that follow the perching of vultures. Vultures from Europe, vultures from England, vultures from Asia, yes, vultures from America... read more »

Opinion: It's Amaechi's Voice but It was Doctored by Olawale Olaleye

Opinion: It’s Amaechi’s Voice but It was Doctored by Olawale Olaleye

What you have been listening to is the doctored version of his encounter with the blackmailers, who had been on his case in over five months, asking for money and threatening to release... read more »

Opinion: The Elevation of Incompetence - By Shaka Momodu

Opinion: The Elevation of Incompetence – By Shaka Momodu

There is a struggle going on in Nigeria. It is a struggle between two evils – one, less so with a touch of human face and the other, extremely so – aloof, insensitive, unfeeling, deeply... read more »

Opinion: INEC’s Troubling Missteps Amid Aso Rock’s Desperation by Farooq A. Kperogi

Opinion: INEC’s Troubling Missteps Amid Aso Rock’s Desperation by...

There is a noticeable whirl of feverish desperation in the Presidential Villa. No perceptive person can miss that.  From indiscriminately arresting and detaining political opponents and critics, to... read more »