Category: Opinion

Add value! Strategies for advancement every professional should know

  Sure you have heard the phrase, “you can add value to whatever you are doing” and make it better than it really is. Adding value includes paying peculiar...

Mad cows and madder narratives

Mad cows and madder narratives By Wole Soyinka The most distressful aspect of my recent interaction with cows and herders is that it has created a most unwanted...

Sit-tight democracy: The hijacking of Abia State politics

  Amechi Onwubuemeli Like many states in Nigeria today, Abia is also battling entrenched political interests, (principalities and powers) in the state’s affairs....

Insecurity and our tendency to mischaracterise

BAMIDELE JOHNSON To the average Nigerian of southern extraction, today’s rampant criminality starring Fulani herdsmen and their various franchisees is part of the...

Environmental agenda setting for new energy world order

By Godwin Uyi Ojo, (PhD) Executive Director, Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria. Email: [email protected] Introduction Against the backdrop...

Coming: The north’s army of occupation?

  By Bola Bolawole [email protected] 0807 552 5533 While thousands of citizens were being slaughtered in their homes like chicken by hideous and murderous Fulani...

Total to change name to TotalEnergies

  France’s oil company, Total, said on Tuesday that it intended to change its name to TotalEnergies, as part of the general strategy to reach net zero emissions....

Those who live in our memory

  By Sylvester Asoya I love memory for the reason that it gives us a sense of self. Memory also reminds us of the past and in a way, helps in creating the needed...

Facts and figures: 21 reasons GYB stands out part (111)

  “An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic demands to the broader concerns of humanity.”...

Marriage and it’s traivals

By Dapo Thomas The period of courtship is an external affair but marriage is an internal affair. In the process of living together as a couple, some hidden habits and...