Sunday, July 25, 2021

FAROOQ KPEROGI

May 15, 2021

Dementia, not Buhari, fired NPA’s Hadiza Bala Usman

Dementia has made Buhari a pitiful puppet who is easily manipulated and swayed by anybody with private access to him.

Buhari and Hadiza
May 9, 2021

Celebrating Kabiru Yusuf’s election as NPAN president

Part of the reason we’re reluctant to celebrate the living is the fear of being misunderstood as angling to win their favour through flattery.

Kabiru Yusuf
May 1, 2021

My outrage fatigue about Nigeria

Outrage usually flows from a wellspring of righteous indignation over injustice, avoidably missed opportunities, elite cruelty, and preventable existential catastrophes.

President Muhammadu Buhari
April 24, 2021

On my friendship with Pantami

I have never physically met Pantami in my entire life and have never asked for nor received a single favour from Isa Pantami since he has been in government.

Minister of communications and digital economy Isa Pantami (Credit: Twitter)
April 17, 2021

Pantami is my friend, but he can’t be defended

It’s impossible to deploy the resources of logic, reason, basic decency, and even religious morality to defend some of the sermons Pantami gave.

Minister of communications and digital economy Isa Pantami (Credit: Twitter)
April 10, 2021

Tinubu: A presidential disaster waiting to happen?

If Nigeria is to have a chance at survival, it shouldn’t make the mistake of replacing a dementia-ravaged Buhari with an emotionally and mentally troubled Tinubu.

Bola Ahmed Tinubu
April 3, 2021

CCT Chairman Umar’s “BIAFRAN Boys” insult part of Nigeria’s unofficial Igbophobia

Most people know that “national unity” is only invoked as a rhetorical cudgel to squelch dissent.

Danladi Umar
March 27, 2021

How to resolve Kwara hijab controversy

Missionary schools that were taken over by the government are still essentially public schools. No more, no less.

Nigerian femals students wearing Hijab
March 20, 2021

Farooq Kperogi: Hijab as red meat of bigotry in Kwara education crisis

We need to have an honest national conversation about why the hijab triggers such extreme bitterness and hostility in some Nigerian Christians.

Nigerian femals students wearing Hijab
March 13, 2021

Tinubu’s missing asset declaration and perils of pecuniary journalism

When newspapers go from not holding the power to account to being paid to attack those who do, they are in the throes of a horrifying professional death.

Tinubu and CCB