Friday, April 25, 2014

Ken Ogbechie Vs INEC: The lesson for recalcitrant agencies, By Dele Agekameh

Dele Agekameh I recently stumbled on a story in one of the national dailies. It was captioned “Journalist wins contract... read more

Diezani Alison-Madueke: All eyes on Jonathan, Mark, By Zainab Suleiman Okino

Zainab Suleiman Okino The Petroleum Minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke, is one woman who can be said to have broken the glass... read more

Okonjonomics or The New Art of Money-Doubling, By Ogaga Ifowodo

I couldn’t help it. As soon as the new figures conjured by Dr Okonjo-Iweala out of Nigeria’s “rebased” Gross Domestic... read more

Boko Haram Bombings: How We Can Police And Protect Ourselves, By Bámidélé Adémólá-Olátéjú

Bámidélé Adémólá-Olátéjú Ademola-Olateju believes that following the deadly bombing in Abuja Monday, Nigerians must begin to police and protect themselves... read more

There is nothing progressive about the APC, By Femi Aribisala

Femi Aribisala APC’s definition of “progressive” is one where it is, to all intents and purposes, a Muslim party.…... read more

From Ribadu to Danjuma and now to Aliyu Gusau, By Eric Teniola

Eric Teniola It is also the duty of a General to stop a war. I believe it is the duty... read more

An All But Service Thriller Called NYSC, By Ifeoluwa Adewole

For any outsider, NYSC Orientation Camp is the ultimate introduction to Nigeria.  The Camp is a three-week precursor to the... read more

Following the National Conference: Regionalism, By Jibrin Ibrahim

Jibrin Ibrahim As the National Conference goes into committee work this week, one of the key issues that will be... read more

The Pest That Ruined Nigeria, By Ose Oyamendan-Eimakhu

Ose Oyamendan I spent my week enjoying the inside of an hospital.  I have never passed the night in the... read more

Still on the New GDP Numbers, By Ifeanyi Uddin

Ifeanyi Uddin There was no question but that the new domestic output numbers for the Nigerian economy was going to... read more

Is God The Author of Evil, By Femi Fani-Kayode

Femi Fani-Kayode Today I shall go down memory lane and ponder on a few soul-searching questions that I posed, and... read more

Sanusi and the Unfinished Nigerian Story, By Marcel Ojinnaka

Marcel Ojinnaka The year 2014 is turning out to be a disastrous one in Nigeria’s history. You can take it... read more

Article of Faith: Money is not Valuable, By Femi Aribisala

Femi Aribisala The valuable things are those things that are useful to God. A woman brought an alabaster jar of... read more

The American Kathleen Sebelius and the Nigerian Abba Moro, By Adeolu Ademoyo

Adeolu Ademoyo Ms. Kathleen Sebelius was the former American secretary of Health and Human services while Mr. Abba Moro is... read more

Managing Divisions for the Greater Good, By Taiwo Odukoya

The phrase ‘Africa Rising’ has achieved buzzword status, touted by political and business reports across the world. According to The... read more

ELEVATED SIGHT: Motivational Speaking vs Spiritual Development, By Fred Adetiba

And the Lord God formed man of the dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of... read more

Strategies for Regaining Political Relevance in Nigeria, By Gimba kakanda

Dear Politicians, This may be the last, and I’m sure it’s not the first, intervention shared out of my sensitivity... read more

What does the “North” want? (Part 2), By Chido Onumah

Chido Onumah: Dig deeper and you will establish a link between the so-called consultancy firm that handled the NIS recruitment... read more

The Chicken before the Egg, By Hannatu Musawa

Hannatu Massawa Which came first, the chicken or the egg? The answer to this age old conundrum had baffled scientists... read more

Shocking truths about Ebola Virus Disease, By Garba Shehu

Garba Shehu “Ebola is a cruel disease. It kills easily but painfully. It also spreads easily.” Nigeria with her population... read more

Jobs, not ‘Chinese Rice’, By Dele Agekameh

Dele Agekameh ‘It would be a good thing if the delegates at the ongoing National Conference can do away with... read more

APC and the strange dream of Muslim/Muslim Ticket (Part 2), By Femi Fani-Kayode

Femi Fani-Kayode Nigerian Christians should not be taken for granted, author says.…... read more

Regulating Nigeria’s Power Sector: Opportunities, Challenges, Prospects, By Sam Amadi

Opportunities abound in the Nigerian electricity market…... read more

Why Is There No Regard For Human Life In Nigeria? By Femi Aribisala

Femi Aribisala It should be against the law in Nigeria for a government official to seek medical attention abroad for... read more

Power, Uninterrupted, By Okey Ndibe

Okey Ndibe No, I didn’t mean to tease you, dear reader. I didn’t want to leave the impression that Nigeria... read more