Monday, May 23, 2022

Azu Ishiekwene

May 18, 2022

Adamu’s genius and the road to Nigerian Presidency

In two months of taking the helm, Abdullahi Adamu has shown that he can both think — and work — outside the box.

APC National Chairman, Sen. Abdullahi Adamu
May 5, 2022

Ayo Adebanjo’s musings on power shift

Nigeria must stop treating the South East as if it does not matter and still hope to find peace.

Ayo Adebanjo
April 30, 2022

What history says about how Buhari’s successor will emerge

The noise about a possible Jonathan return and concerns that it could be disastrous for other aspirants may be good political gossip, but it’s a waste of time.

Muhammadu Buhari, Goodluck Jonathan, Bola Tinubu and Yemi Osibajo
April 21, 2022

Chrisland’s Dubai Five and our digital footprints

If our parents had the benefit of smartphones to monitor us, would they have seen something dramatically different in our secret lives from what we see in the Dubai Five today?

Chrisland and Burj Khalifa composite
April 14, 2022

Women die in troubled marriages because we slay singles

Financial pressures, poor modelling and poor impulse control are probably some of the biggest challenges for many of today’s marriages.

Osinachi Nwachukwu
April 8, 2022

A troubling history of consensus politics

Whatever its shortcomings, consensus appears to be the APC’s homegrown answer to the growing calls to self-democratise.

PDP National Chairman, Iyorchia Ayu and APC National Chairman, Sen. Abdullahi Adamu
March 31, 2022

Turning the other cheek for Will Smith

Will Smith’s assault on Chris Rock won’t be the last unscripted highlight of the Oscar and other Hollywood big nights.

March 17, 2022

Triumph of ‘Yahoo-Yahoo’ governors

The perpetrators of Yahoo-Yahoo in Akeredolu’s class and party also have the security agencies at their beck and call.

Buni, Buhari, Akeredolu composite
March 10, 2022

APC putting everyone at risk by endangering itself

It’s hard to ignore the echoes of disarray from the APC tent or to pretend that when the rains fall, it would be APC’s problem alone.

Muhammadu Buhari, Mai Mala Buni and Bola Tinubu
January 20, 2022

Azu Ishiekwene: Why husbands often die first

“Of all five of us in that picture,” he asked, “how many still have their fathers alive?”

Family silhouette