Emeka Omeihe

Dynamics of 2023 polls
2022/06/13 03:26:30

The emergence of presidential candidates of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Ahmed Tinubu and that of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP, Atiku Abubakar has set the tone for the...


Prelate Uche, the army and police
2022/06/06 04:11:19

It seems incredible that N100 million could be raised and paid to kidnappers within 15 hours to secure the release of victims. But the account should not be easily faulted...


Drum beats of violence
2022/05/30 04:13:42

It is not in doubt the Nigerian state is assailed by crises of multifarious dimensions. Even as security infractions exert much pressure on the resources and capacity of the government...


The Deborah metaphor
2022/05/23 06:51:21

The lynching of Deborah Samuel, a student of the Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto for alleged blasphemy, presents a metaphor for all that is wrong with the Nigerian state....

Deborah Samuel

Nomination forms by proxy trivialized
2022/05/16 02:56:03

There are salient issues from the purchase of nomination forms by presidential aspirants that should worry keen observers. First is the unusual high number of aspirants especially from the All...


Again, the zoning question
2022/05/09 00:10:59

Nigeria is again back to the seemingly settled issue of rotating the presidency between the north and south. A number of recent events brought us back to this avoidable trajectory....


Tale of 300 cows, herders
2022/05/02 07:21:10

Those familiar with Southeast terrain must have been jolted when the leadership of cattle breeders alleged the rustling of 300 cows and kidnap of 10 herders in the Ogbaru Local...

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Census in crises
2022/04/25 07:21:26

Reservations trailing the decision by the federal government to conduct a national population census immediately after the 2023 general elections are not unexpected. This is more so given the history...

National Population Commission

Interrogating Imam Khalid’s sermon
2022/04/11 22:11:27

The suspension and eventual sack of Chief Imam of the National Assembly legislators’ quarters’ mosque, Sheikh Nuru Khalid have come and gone. But the propriety of the punitive measures by...

Sheikh Nuru Khalid

Banditry: El-Rufai spills the beans
2022/04/04 08:48:54

Those still confounded by the ease with which bandits bombed an Abuja-Kaduna passenger train, killed eight people, injured many with several others abducted should hold it. The reasons for its...

Kaduna State Governor Nasir El Rufai
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FG raises ministers, perm secs, others’ tour allowances.
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Masari withdraws as Tinubu’s running mate!
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Bola Ahmed Tinubu

Edo Central senatorial candidate congratulates Tinubu.
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Ebonyi 2023: Ogba, Odii bicker over PDP governorship
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Ebonyi 2023

S’Court Justices deplore poor service conditions
2022/06/13 00:53:25

Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad