Adewale Temitope Adedeji; Starting On A Strong Note

By Segun Akinleye For such a long time, Nigerians, who have suffered different forms of abuses from the hands of their rulers, mostly politicians they help put in positions of power, have come to see politics as a game played only by people with dubious characters. To them, you can’t navigate the murky waters of […]

The Tattooed Man, The Prof And The Businessman By Segun Akinleye

On Monday, the social media space once described by the Nobel Laureate, Wole Soyinka, as the (Unregistered) Association of Nigerian Internet habituees had a filled day throwing jabs and punches, albeit weightless ones, at his shadow. This time, it wasn’t about what he said. It was more about what he did – Kongi sat on […]

Sanwo-Olu At 54: Celebrating A Man On Mission For A Greater Lagos

By Gboyega Akosile A good head and good heart are always a formidable combination. But when you add to that a literate tongue or pen, then you have something special – Nelson Mandela. The above expression from one of the greatest ethical and political leaders of all-time aptly describes the man Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu, the […]

Late Gen Sani Abacha’s Loot Could Reduce Poverty In Nigeria

Another $267m of Nigerian fund looted by General Sani Abacha has been recovered in Jersey, according to a news story from Britain that went viral on Tuesday. An estimated $2.5billion was stolen by the thieving General during his almost five year reign. According to reports, the money was seized from a Jersey bank account and […]

Kogi 2019- The Reality That Beckons By Ayokunle Oloye

“Elections matter”, the oft said parlance in politics can’t be truer than ever before than the Confluence state. Kogi is a state so Nigerian, one will see the collision of all the factors that make Nigeria both beautiful and complex, while the same time inspiring and confounding in one of its thirty-six states seating right […]

Twitter Fans React After Lady Said ‘Only Pigs Have S3x In The Morning Without Brushing’

A lady on Twitter identified as Winnie-Kaoir has drawn unnecessary attention to herself after claiming in a post that couples who have early morning sex without brushing are pigs. Experts say morning sex increases levels of IgA, an antibody that helps to fight against infection, according to Dr. Debby Herbenick, an American research scientist and […]

Twitter Reactions To Buhari’s Senegal Visit

Nigerians have taken to twitter to express their minds about President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to Senegal for the swearing of Senegal President, Macky Sall, for his second term. While some hailed Mr President, others expressed their sadness over what they call prority such as Zamfara, Kajuru, Borno and other parts of the country being raviged […]

Opinion: Sanwo-Olu: Changing The Political Dynamics Of Lagos By Gboyega Akosile

In a period of three weeks, the political space in Lagos was charged up. The sound of electoral beat reached a crescendo. It was not the usual cacophonic sound that often characterise political campaigns. It was a well arranged sound; the type you get in an orchestra!

APC Dropping Ambode In 2019? It’s News From Mars!

Prince Leke Olajuwon All the news we got from Mars in years past were fake, unreliable and distracting. Now the Martians are at work again, reporting that record-breaking and amiable Akinwunmi Ambode, governor of Lagos is contemplating leaving his APC for another party because he’s being denied re-election bid. Who will replace him? The newsmen […]

Agriculture: Kwara Ready For Another Bumper Harvest

Oyewale Oyelola The dwindling in the global oil price has prompted government at the federal and state levels to shift their attention back to agriculture which used to contribute greater percentage to Nigeria’s GDP prior to discovery of crude oil. To this end, kwara state government under the leadership of Governor AbdulFatah Ahmed has introduced […]

(Opinion)When The Worst Of The Best Is Better Than The Rest By Kehinde Bamigbetan

By Kehinde Bamigbetan The set theory is a commonsensical heritage of arithmetics. By defining a selection from a universe as a set, it makes value judgments that could relate to the mass. The Economist Intelligence Unit, the research arm of the highly prestigious Economist newsmagazine experiments with the set theory every year. To execute its […]