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Opinion: Portrait of the Tiger Ambode Rode by Yinka Odumakin
Opinion: Portrait of the Tiger Ambode Ro...

Opinion: Portrait of the Tiger Ambode Rode by Yinka Odumakin

LOUIS XIV was King of France for 72 years and 110 days and became the most powerful French monarch who consolidated a system of absolute monarchical rule that endured until the French Revolution. At the peak of his maniac, he said: “L’Etat c’est moi”(I am the state). I am not aware Asiwaju... read more »

Opinion: 2019 - The Only Option Available to Buhari is Rigging by Reuben Abati
Opinion: 2019 – The Only Option Av...

Opinion: 2019 – The Only Option Available to Buhari is Rigging by Re...

There has been some clarity about Nigeria’s 2019 Presidential election, with the end of the October 7 deadline set by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for the conduct of party primaries at all levels. On Saturday, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) at its convention... read more »

Opinion: PDP/Atiku Need SS/SE to Win, We Demand Regional Autonomy for our Support
Opinion: PDP/Atiku Need SS/SE to Win, We...

Opinion: PDP/Atiku Need SS/SE to Win, We Demand Regional Autonomy for Our S...

A Facebook user Baron Roy has opined his view that PDP and Atiku need the South-South and South-East to stand a chance of winning the 2019 elections. His position is that this is an opportunity to place specific demands to offer them this support. He has called on Nigerians from this regions not to... read more »

Opinion: Ten Years After Lamidi Adedibu by Reuben Abati
Opinion: Ten Years After Lamidi Adedibu ...

Opinion: Ten Years After Lamidi Adedibu by Reuben Abati

It has been ten years since the self-styled “strong man of Ibadan politics”, Chief Lamidi Ariyibi Akanji Adedibu, died. He died on June 11, 2008. I do not recall seeing many tributes or advertisements in the newspapers or other media commemorating his life and legacy. There was no public... read more »

Opinion: Extricating Lagos from the Captivity of Bola Tinubu by Femi Aribisala
Opinion: Extricating Lagos from the Capt...

Opinion: Extricating Lagos from the Captivity of Bola Tinubu by Femi Aribis...

The drama currently going on in APC over who will be the party’s flag-bearer in the coming gubernatorial election in Lagos is as fascinating as it is disturbing. The same party that schemed to ensure that Buhari is the sole APC presidential candidate for 2019, is determined that Akinwumi Ambode,... read more »

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Opinion: Still on the Osun Elections

Opinion: Still on the Osun Elections

The gubernatorial election held in Osun State on Saturday has once again brought up the issue of the Independent National Electoral Commission’s powers to declare an election as... read more »

Opinion: Still On Adebayo Shittu's Service Scandal

Opinion: Still On Adebayo Shittu’s Service Scandal

I am taken aback by the line of defence proffered by Minister of Communications, Barrister Adebayo Shittu for skipping National Youth Service. Is the man kidding Nigerians? I have heard the... read more »

Opinion: Open Letter to Ahmed Asiwaju Bola Tinubu by General Adeyinka Adebayo

Opinion: Open Letter to Ahmed Asiwaju Bola Tinubu by General Adeyinka Adebayo

My dear Asiwaju, I am compelled to write this open letter to you because of the state of affairs of the Yoruba nation. Firstly, I wish to acknowledge that fate has put you in a prime... read more »

Opinion: Tinubu - What the Most Powerful Man in Babylon Must Know - Fredrick Nwabufo

Opinion: Tinubu – What the Most Powerful Man in Babylon Must Know – Fredrick N...

I have been thinking about Jagaban, Bola Ahmed Tinubu lately. I think he deserves an encomium for tipping into the expansive shoes of the sage, Obafemi Awolowo, by forging a united bunch... read more »

Opinion: I Hope Okija Shrine Did Not Do Permanent Damage to Ngige? - Reno Omokri

Opinion: I Hope Okija Shrine Did Not Do Permanent Damage to Ngige...

“I hope Okija shrine did not do permanent damage to Chris Ngige’s psyche!” This is a questioned asked by Reno Omokri, former aid to Former President Goodluck Jonathan in response a... read more »