Sam Omatseye

A Pan-Nigerian ticket
2022/06/13 03:38:24

They wanted to shred the list but it ended a watershed for democracy. Some said it was down to seven, down to three. A frenzy in Abuja air. Other aspirants...


At Eagles Square, Tinubu comes home
2022/06/12 01:56:51

As he picked his party’s presidential ticket, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu never directly invoked M.K.O Abiola in the raptures of his acceptance speech. He did not need the rhetoric or ritual...

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Grammar of politics
2022/06/06 04:25:11

When he rose from the meeting with governors, everyone understood him, or they thought they did. President Buhari wants to pick his successor, and so went the universal word. The...

Tinubu-Buhari politics

The Bazaar
2022/05/30 22:29:38

It is the way of the race. Just as Apostle Paul says, all run but only one receives the prize. But what prize? At what price? The view is now...

Party primaries

The ban
2022/05/23 06:58:41

In pre-modern times, the road was no thoroughfare. It is what we call a bush path – sinuous, dusty, often tranquil with the scent of earth and trees on the...

Babajide Sanwo-Olu

Running mates
2022/05/16 03:20:39

In a nation where laughs are many and tragedies even more, it is often a struggle to tell them apart. So, we cast the Nigerian story as tragi-comic. Episode after...


2022/05/09 21:11:04

I have always despised those who call him “her excellency.” No one is masculine like Peter Obi. Look at his intense eyes, carriage, stride and sometimes visceral smile. His vocal...

Peter Obi

The king’s meat
2022/05/02 07:00:05

After hiding under the shadows of his votaries, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo took off his veil. On the ordinary level, it was the unveiling of his ambition for the number...


Judas kiss
2022/04/25 09:57:51

Even he who appoints him as one of his chief apostles cannot stop an about-face. He is the Lord of lords and King of kings. Yet, when it’s time to...

jJesus Christ

Old man and fishbones
2022/04/11 01:47:16

We are witnessing two uncertainties in our country. One in the political sphere. The other on the street of fear. One calm begets the other. If politics fails, the street...

Buhari 4
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