Saturday, September 18, 2021

Azu Ishiekwene

September 17, 2021

Wike, FG and authority stealing

Buhari’s government must end the shameful avarice and illegality and do what the law says.

Sanwo-Olu, Buhari and Wike composite
September 11, 2021

Guinea needs a bitter pill — but will Africa find it?

However complicit outside influence may be in the recent turn of events, African leaders must take responsibility.

September 3, 2021

Quest for federalism and its many ironies

Legislative lists of the 1999 Constitution set the roles of the different tiers of government with a lopsided and irresponsible tilt in favour of the Federal Government.

August 20, 2021

Lies, damned lies Biden sold about Afghanistan

Are Afghans freeloaders happy to use others as dogs in their own fight?

Biden and Taliban
August 12, 2021

An encounter with a doctor

Too often, we hardly get to hear of the extraordinary courage and devotion of doctors and other medical personnel.

July 30, 2021

Benin artefacts and the choice facing Robin Hood

Let’s bring the artefacts home, where they belong.

July 17, 2021

Lauretta Onochie as metaphor

Public opinion is perfectly entitled to ignore the Senate’s framing and to claim victory for Onochie’s rejection.

Lauretta Onochie
July 2, 2021

Ataga and the woman in the mirror

Reckless sensationalism is a disservice to journalism. It also undermines diligent investigation and allows criminals to go scot-free.

June 11, 2021

What Twitter ban teaches the world about Nigeria

Banning Twitter in an already impoverished country is hardly in keeping with the President’s promise to lift 100 million people out of poverty.

June 4, 2021

What is the endgame in Nigeria’s South-East?

Nnamdi Kanu’s goal may be to secure a territory, but he won’t get one, because Biafra is a heartfelt cry for justice, equity and fairness.