Undelegated delegates
2022/06/07 04:36:35

The legal maxim delegate non potest delegare appears not to hold water in the Nigerian context, especially with respect to delegates to party conventions and congresses. The maxim simply means...


Cost of an eye
2022/06/07 04:34:10

I dreamt I saw an eye In your hands Glittering, wet and sickening Like a dull onyx set in a crown of thorns I did not know you were dead...


APC: Game over?
2022/06/07 04:32:15

Those who expected that President Muhammadu Buhari will, by some stroke of luck, find some genius to recover and re-direct the ship of state must have finally realised to their...


Incredible country!
2022/05/31 05:02:44

Watching last week’s Abuja thriller starring Rochas Okorocha, former governor of Imo State and the men of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, one is immediately let into that sordid...


Rich sound of music
2022/05/31 05:01:05

This essay is dedicated to Professor Richard and Dr (Mrs) Cecilia Okafor, who celebrated the golden jubilee of their wedding anniversary in pomp and pageantry last Saturday. A biopic of...


Nation without statesmen
2022/05/24 07:16:31

The controversy generated by the latest attempt to further amend the Electoral (Amendment) Act 2022, which the president had not signed as this column went to bed exposes our office...

Buhari 6

Time to run
2022/05/17 07:31:52

The book of Ecclesiastes teaches there is time for everything. Unfortunately, the sacked ministers in the government of President Muhammadu Buhari refused to heed that exhortation. They played humpty dumpty,...

United we stand

Atiku: Silence would have been golden!
2022/05/17 07:27:05

“There cannot be a justification for such gruesome murder. Deborah Yakubu was murdered and all those behind her death must be brought to justice. My condolences to her family and...

Former Vice President

Fanatics or lunatics?
2022/05/17 07:22:36

Between fanatics and lunatics there is but a thin line.  When that line is crossed, every civilized realm must draw the line — and crack down fast. Deborah Samuel was...

Deborah Samuel

Season of political delinquency
2022/05/10 03:55:01

With one score plus presidential hopefuls and countless other pretenders crowding the field weeks to the primaries, those who brought up the idea of a hefty prize for the first...

Abdullahi Adamu
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