Niyi Akinnaso

The semiotics of the Owo massacre
2022/06/08 08:06:07

Neither the rough road to the All Progressives Congress presidential primary nor the struggles for power in a presidential election, still over eight months away, should be allowed to overshadow...

Owo

Why the APC should head South
2022/06/02 05:20:00

In the heat of the ongoing long presidential primary process, it is not likely that the decision-making body of the All Progressives Congress would read this piece. But I hope...

APC Chairman Adamu

Why the APC should head South
2022/06/01 17:12:09

In the heat of the ongoing long presidential primary process, it is not likely that the decision-making body of the All Progressives Congress would read this piece. But I hope...

APC

Who gets kidnapped or killed next?
2022/05/25 21:05:11

We live in unusual times and in an uncomfortable space in which killers strike everyday, sending innocent souls to untimely death and creating misery and fear for their families and...

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Travails of a nation on trial
2022/05/18 07:48:28

Nigeria is a nation on trial and at no time in the nation’s history has negative evidence mounted this high, especially against the lead defendants—the federal government of President Muhammadu...

aviation

VCs’ wives: How town’s rot has infiltrated gown
2022/05/11 06:13:34

I had always known that town (society) had infiltrated gown (university) in various ways. What I did not know was how much of the rot from the Nigerian society our...

Professor Abubakar Rasheed

The local dimensions of Nigerian presidential politics
2022/05/04 05:51:50

The political aphorism, “All politics is local” was popularised by Thomas P. O’Neill, the highly celebrated Speaker of the United States House of Representatives from 1977 to 1987. Although the...

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The moral crises of our time
2022/04/27 08:49:57

Nigeria is in a multitude of moral crises, which dovetail into one another. There is a moral crisis in the family. There is a moral crisis in the educational system....

chrisland high school

Two similar slaps, two different outcomes
2022/04/13 06:50:27

The similarities between the two slaps are striking enough: Each slap recipient provoked the slapper. In one case, Ebele walked straight to Bianca and attempted to remove Bianca’s head gear,...

Ebelechukwu Obiano Bianca

The semiotics of GCIOBA’s takeover of GCI
2022/04/06 08:00:30

In semiotic analysis, every action of the state, or, more precisely, of those who act on behalf of the state, is imbued with at least two levels of meaning: One...

Government College Ibadan
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