Opinion

Triskaidekaphobia is the fear, hate, or dislike of the number thirteen (13). There are different stories about number 13 with attendant superstitions, which although not proven, have gained wide acceptance…

By Dr. Kayode Ajulo Journalism, the Fourth Estate of the Realm and the society’s watchdog, is a profession that has paid its dues in nation building and that continues to…

Opinion

Senator Attai Aidoko Sir, Legal Quests Or Legislation?

Recently, I embarked on a journey to Ugbamaka lgah, the ancestral home of senator Attai Aidoko representing Kogi East in the senate. Whirling the community without a glance on potential…

Opinion

Whose hate speech threatens national unity – Part 2

By Martins Oloja There is a correlation between pursuit of criminalization of free speech (hate speech) and Press Council Amendment Bill the Nigerian Press Organisation (NPO) and BON rejected outright…

Opinion

Oshiomhole’s tyranny of the tongue

By Festus Adedayo Often times, especially at moments of political turmoil like this, Nigerian politicians easily mouth old-time saying that nothing on the surface of the earth is new; that…

Opinion

Travails and Triumphs of the Senate President

By Wale Olaleye Perhaps, it was President Muhammadu Buhari’s comment on last Friday’s Supreme Court ruling in a case of false asset declaration involving Senate President Bukola Saraki that best…

Opinion

Who Made You Our Leader In 1984/5?

By Biola Sobowale “During my first attempt to fight corruption, corruption fought back successfully. I was removed as the Head of State and detained for three years…” President Muhammadu Buhari,…

Opinion

OPINION: The white woman who called the cops on a black Yale student is waking the US to an ugly truth

It’s a familiar story. A black person is minding their own business. A white woman notices them and calls the cops. The latest event in a long historical pattern took…

Opinion

Visionscape: Sustaining the transformation

Lagos State generates over 13,000 tons of waste every day; 1.2kg per person is generated per capita and expected to increase to 1.42kg in the next 15 years. Waste management…

Opinion

President Buhari As A Public Relations Nightmare – Dele Momodu

In a new article titled “President Buhari As A Public Relations Nightmare” publisher Dele Momodu, chronicles the many mistakes the head of states has made since assuming office and how…

Opinion

Now It’s Getting Late: A Letter To GYB

Dear Governor Bello, if it is not too late, may I still greet you happy New Year. I greet you sir, because if you noticed (which I doubt), you will…

Opinion

Lagos State And The Politics Of Taxation By Reuben Abati

The government of Lagos state seems to be currently in the eye of the storm over its introduction of a law, a property tax as it were, known as the…

Opinion

Visionscape: The Cowardly Campaign of Calumny

By Paul Dada When I read through a write-up discrediting the Cleaner Lagos Initiative and the Visionscape Group, I could not but shudder at the abysmal level of desperation to…

Opinion

Who Is Really Fighting Corruption: The Executive Or Legislature

By Omoniyi Idowu Corruption is getting worse in Nigeria, according to the latest corruption perception index (CPI) released by Transparency International (TI) on Wednesday, which shows that Nigeria has dropped…

Opinion

Professor Akinwumi Iṣola: Professor Falọla bids Farewell In Powerful Message

Professor Akinwumi Iṣola: Farewell, Curator of Yoruba Beauty By Toyin Falọla In an earliest scene in one of Professor Akinwumi Iṣọla’s classic films, with the title Ṣaworo Idẹ, we learn…

Opinion

I Pity Tinubu; I Truly Do

By SKC Ogbonnia Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Adekunle Tinubu means different things to different people. But if dynamic opposition is the live-wire of a democracy, it is very fitting then to…

Opinion

Mixed signals from the presidency

By Adekunle Ade- Adeleye Hard as they may try, it is impossible for the Buhari presidency to pull wool over the people’s faces concerning the herdsmen/farmers crisis. In his remarks…

Opinion

‘APC’s false hope on restructuring’

By Jide Ojo jideojong@yahoo.com 08077787701 “In respect of political developments, I have kept a close watch on the ongoing debate about ‘restructuring’. No human law or edifice is perfect. Whatever…

Page 1 of 5

Login

Welcome! Login in to your account

Remember me Lost your password?

Lost Password