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INTERVIEW: What Nigerian govt must do to end farmers/herders conflict, election violence – Peace Committee
Members of the National Working Group on Peace Building and Conflict Resolution include top clerics, academics, and a retired general.
How to make Nigeria’s entertainment industry yield more revenue – National Unity Museum boss
Mr Olowokere says the government would only invest in the entertainment industry if they can gain something from it
SATIRE SATURDAY: Fellow Nigerians, here’s how to ‘Kachikwu’ your way to the top
Mr Kachikwu’s assault on semantics and the fact that he seems to be getting away with it remind this writer of the ‘Amukun’ phenomenon in Yoruba pragmatics.
INTERVIEW: ‘The church should not collect donations from corrupt politicians’ – Pastor
The young cleric, Fred Adetiba, also speaks on the church’s role in politics, how he became a pastor, and his motivation to write a book on faith.
World Mental Health Day: Inadequate personnel, skewed facilities’ distribution worry stakeholders
About 250 psychiatrists attend to tens of millions of Nigerians.
ANALYSIS: How Atiku defeated Saraki, Tambuwal, others to PDP presidential ticket
A unique campaign strategy sealed the former vice-president’s nomination, but would it be enough to propel him into the State House?
ANALYSIS: Five Reasons My Man, Atiku, Will Beat Buhari Silly, By Phrank Shaibu
“Whatever one’s arguments are, restructuring (being canvassed by Atiku) will shape the way Nigerians will vote during the Nigeria’s next presidential election.
ANALYSIS: Political implication of hosting PDP national convention in Port Harcourt
The convention, scheduled for this weekend, is expected to produce the party’s presidential candidate for the 2019 election.
ANALYSIS: Intrigues involved in new minimum wage for Nigerian workers
Economic experts weigh in on the unending battle over the years to arrive at a living wage for Nigerian workers.
INTERVIEW: Lagosians voted APC in 2015, not Ambode – Party chieftain
The former council chairman also speaks on his lawmaking ambition.
Older Persons Day: Eight months after law’s passage, Nigeria’s Senior Citizens Centre still out of sight
Today, October 1 is marked as international older persons day. But Nigeria is yet to set a senior citizens centre despite passing a law to that effect
INTERVIEW: Secret behind success of Shuga band – Akin Shuga
Akin Tofowomo also speaks on his challenges, and live band music in Nigeria.
INTERVIEW: Public library, necessary resource in any society – African-American Library Director
Sprinkle-Hamlin is the first woman and African-American to head the Forsyth County library system.
INTERVIEW: How 11 governors pressurised me to step down from race for APC National Secretary – Kashim Imam
Mr Imam and 19 others are running for APC governorship ticket in Borno, but he says there are only two of them in the race.
INTERVIEW: Real reason I’m leaving Gov. Emmanuel to join Akpabio — Former Aide
The aide speaks about why he was displeased with his former employer and subsequently quit.
INTERVIEW: Why talent is not enough to succeed in music industry — Cobhams Asuquo
”I don’t sit down feeling sad and wishing I had my sight. That wont just doesn’t happen. I know sight is a good gift and it will be an interesting feeling to know what sight looks like.”
INTERVIEW – How INEC screened me out of Osun governorship election — NRM Candidate
The female candidate speaks on how she may have been denied a slot on Osun 2019 ballot papers and sundry political matters.
ANALYSIS: Nigerian Senate as retirement home for state governors
Out of 10 outgoing governors, eight are seeking new stools in the upper chamber of the National Assembly.
INTERVIEW: Why Osun salary crisis won’t affect APC chances in governorship election — Aregbesola’s aide
In spite of the debts and problems with salaries, he says what the government has done in the last eight years is a success story.
ANALYSIS: How vote buying may make or mar Osun polls
Vote buying today comes in different forms: “vote and cook soup”, “see and buy”, or “snap and send” among others.
INTERVIEW: Why I want to run for House of Representatives – Ima Niboro
The former Jonathan’s aide wants President Buhari to complete two terms.
After conquering Africa, D’Tigress prepare to shock the world
Nigeria is in group B alongside Turkey, Australia, and Argentina at the World Cup.
INTERVIEW: Why insurgency persists in Nigeria’s North-east — British Activist
Graham Weeks speaks on the insurgency ravaging the North-east, the abduction of Chibok, Dapchi schoolgirls and why these traumatic events pushed him into activism.