Category: Opinion

Last days of Nigeria

By Yinka Odumakin It is only those who are too daft to read societies at anomic drift that would not be able to decode that Nigeria as presently constituted is nearing...

Makinde

Makinde: The making of a new traitor

  By Rèmí Oyèyemí I have just read the text of a speech delivered by the Executive Governor of Oyo State, Mr. Seyi Makinde, threatening the Yorùbá sons and...

Shehu Garb needs some education

By Dare Babarinsa   It is interesting that the Presidency finally found its voice concerning the security situation in Ondo State. In recent months, Ondo State has...

Museveni’s presidency and Nigeria’s 2023 politics

  By Emeka Alex Duru   (08054103327, [email protected])   As a university student in the mid-1980s, I was excited by the sophistication and boldness of...

Trump and Wole Soyinka’s Green Card

  BY REUBEN ABATI On November 2, 2016, a week before the US Presidential elections of Nov. 8, 2016, Wole Soyinka, Africa’s first Nobel Laureate in Literature told...

Keep your eyes on little things

Each person’s income is determined by their philosophy not the economy. What is your personal philosophy? It’s like a guiding system that helps you make decisions:...

Even now, Akande remains a worried patriach

  By Dare Babarinsa It is interesting that each time Chief Bisi Akande occupied a high office, he has been persuaded to do so. He did not want to be Secretary to...

Amotekun: Weaponising ethnicity to destroy good initiative

Amotekun: Weaponising eth By Jide Ajani Those pushing the narrative still think demonising AMOTEKUN will score for them political points. In their fancy, they are...

COVID-19 fatalities and Nigeria’s leadership failure

  By Emeka Alex Duru   (08054103327, [email protected])   The Corona Virus pandemic is an instance in situating the uniqueness of Nigerians, in the face of...

Growth of entrepreneurship: Govt must create enabling environment

  Entrepreneurship is the process of bearing non-insurable risk by perceiving, evaluating and capturing business opportunities, marshalling, allocating and...