Thursday, December 2, 2021

Opinion

December 1, 2021

Hamzat Lawal: Waiting for Nigeria’s Madam President

The disruption that must not be delayed any longer is one where a woman is given the opportunity to take the reins of the highest power.

November 27, 2021

Farooq Kperogi: Same old cruel lies to justify fuel price hike

The canard about why the fraud in the oil subsidy regime justifies its discontinuance is disingenuous.

November 25, 2021

Why I am thankful

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

Statue of Liberty
November 20, 2021

Farooq Kperogi: Revolt of “repentant” Boko Haram terrorists proves my point

Obviously, the Buhari regime rewards and celebrates homicidal outlaws.

November 15, 2021

BVAS can end electoral fraud, but INEC must first address its glitches

A situation in which BVAS can only be deployed in southern Nigeria in 2023 but not in the north will be rather problematic.

Bi-Modal Voter Accreditation System (BVAS)
November 13, 2021

Nicholas Aderinto: Nigeria should seize COVID-19 pandemic to address worsening education divide

Nigeria can bridge the education divide and enhance learning by reaching rural and vulnerable populations — using a diversity of learning modalities.

Students writing exams used to illustrate the story. [CREDIT: Naira Metrics]
November 13, 2021

Farooq Kperogi: Bigotry against Yoruba Muslims: Response to responses

The exclusion of Yoruba Muslims in mainstream Yoruba land wasn’t even a topic of national discourse until last week.

Alaafin of Oyo, Lamidi Adeyemi
November 11, 2021

How to avoid being sued by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

All politicians are equal, but our vice president is more equal than others.

Osinbajo, Bolouere Opukiri, and Sowore
November 8, 2021

Six takeaways from #AnambraDecides

All politics may be local but effective local politics is personal.

November 6, 2021

Farooq Kperogi: Ikoyi tragedy and casual bigotry against Yoruba Muslims

Yoruba Muslims are themselves victims of the homicidal fury of Fulani brigands.

Femi Osibona