Monday, May 23, 2022


March 12, 2022

Reuben Abati’s revolt against Western broadcasting’s titular conventions

It takes an outsider to prod us to think outside the box to upend staid traditions, subvert taken-for-granted assumptions, and upturn settled, ossified, and faulty certainties.

Reuben Abati/Mary Chinda
March 5, 2022

Tinubu, Dogara and the prison and poison of religious politics

A Yohanna Audu or an Esther Ladi Jatau as president or vice president would do enormous good for the self-esteem and sense of belonging of millions of northern Christians.

February 26, 2022

Tinubu knows he’s lost. Now he wants to burn everything down

If PDP weren’t the disorganised, undisciplined party that it is now, it would take advantage of the dissension in APC to get back to power.

Bola Tinubu
February 20, 2022

FUTO’s VC Nnenna Oti should be sued and fired for Pantami’s fraudfessorship

I could have chosen to make this message private, but the ongoing ASUU strike in Nigeria’s public universities is a public issue.

February 12, 2022

Farooq Kperogi: Common ancestor of American Ebonics and West African Pidgin English

Centuries of separation haven’t severed our linguistic and cultural links. That’s fascinating.

Map of America and Africa
February 5, 2022

Farooq Kperogi: Celebrating man who made an American a Nigerian

People who found out that my father-in-law is Igbo used to say my criticism of the Buhari regime was inspired by connubial solidarity with the Igbo.

Engr. Edwin Chukwumezie Erinne
January 29, 2022

Clarity on Tinubu’s age and postsecondary education

Bola Tinubu needs to come clean about the true state of his health if he wants to be taken seriously as a contender for the presidency in 2023.

Bola Tinubu
January 22, 2022
Bola Tinubu, APC logo, and Yemi Osinbajo
January 15, 2022

Kanuri origins of the Tinubu family

It’s also intriguing, by the way, that “Mogaji,” the last name of Tinubu’s adopted mother, is the Yoruba domestication of the Hausa name Magaji.

Bola Ahmed Tinubu
January 8, 2022

Buhari should give no more interviews

Buhari is a scripted, robotic, unimaginative talking mannequin who has no capacity to veer off from the limited pool of stereotyped responses.