Friday, January 28, 2022

Rudolf Okonkwo

January 23, 2022

Rudolf Okonkwo: Noah’s Ark story and the most likely way our world will end

The writers of the Bible were unaware that there once lived the dinosaurs.

January 20, 2022

Biafran struggle and the limits of sit-at-home

A true voluntary sit-at-home would not need force to get people to comply.

Zik Mausoleum
January 16, 2022

Rudolf Okonkwo: Why Bola Tinubu lost 2023 presidential election

When it is all said and done, history will record that Bola Tinubu used the first part of his life to destroy the last.

Bola Ahmed Tinubu
January 13, 2022

Rudolf Okonkwo: I will sue VP Osinbajo in one week if…

I have mobilised angels from America and Europe to lift you, hold you high until you soar.

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo
January 11, 2022

Rudolf Okonkwo: A journey into Nigerian history with Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu

Since the end of the war, there have been dissents, but then, that is the essence of democracy.

Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu
January 4, 2022

The trial of Chinua Achebe’s Okonkwo

What is in question is whether he needed to have that tragic end that came about due to his lethal flaws.

Chinua Achebe's Things Fall Apart
December 29, 2021

Rudolf Okonkwo: Scientists are poised to make eye contact with God

The Bible, the Quran and other holy books currently being written are poised for an update as soon as we peek into dark holes and gain a broader understanding of dark matter.

A giant observatory
December 23, 2021

Finding a befitting birthday gift for President Buhari

I spent a long time thinking of what I should get the farmer whose livestock, according to his assets declaration forms, had remained the same in the last six years.

President Muhammadu Buhari
December 13, 2021

Rudolf Okonkwo: The day I reported Ibadan people to my son

The story highlights the dangers of mob action by showing how mob psychology erases reason.

Ariel view of Ibadan town
November 25, 2021

Why I am thankful

It is Thanksgiving Day in America. Here are the reasons I am thankful.

Statue of Liberty