Nasir el-Rufai’s exemplary courage — Ehi Braimah

On Channels Television last Wednesday during the station’s Daily Sunrise morning show, Nasir el-Rufai, the governor of Kaduna State, confirmed the suspicion of many people when he disclosed that there are fifth columnists within Aso Villa that are working against…

Where do we go from here? — Ehi Braimah

With the general elections around the corner, it appears that Nigerians would have to endure unnecessary hardships for a long time to come. Why are we constantly in this situation? Is it because Nigerians are resilient people? Are we born…

Professor Akinterinwa goofed — Wole Soyinka

Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka has reacted to a newspaper article credited to Professor Bola Akinterinwa, saying that a statement he attributed to him, “is not mine”. Read the full statement below: The following disclaimer is without prejudice to the…

Group lauds Obasanjo for advocating power shift to youths

A pro-unity group, the Movement for Election of Nigeria President of Igbo Extraction, has commended former President Olusegun Obasanjo for unequivocally advocating power shift to the youth. The group equally extolled the elder statesman for his outright endorsement of the…

*What 2023 will bring, by Adeboye, Oyedepo, Olukoya, others (Nation)*What Obasanjo said about Tinubu, Atiku while endorsing Peter Obi (DailyTrust)

What 2023 will bring, by Adeboye, Oyedepo, Olukoya, others (Nation) The General Overseer of Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) Worldwide, Pastor Enoch Adeboye; the presiding pastor of Living Faith Ministry (aka Winners’ Chapel), Bishop David Oyedepo; the General Overseer…

*Presidency: Obasanjo writes Nigerian youth, endorses Peter Obi (Vanguard)*Surviving ‘murderers’ in police uniforms worth celebrating – Adeboye (Punch)

Presidency: Obasanjo writes Nigerian youth, endorses Peter Obi (Vanguard) Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has endorsed the Presidential candidate of Labour Party, Mr. Peter Obi for the nation’s exalted seat during the February 25 Presidential election. Obasanjo, in a letter…

*Obi picks Obasanjo’s ex-aide, Osuntokun as replacement for Okupe (Vanguard)*TV presenter, Olukanni mourns death of Bolanle Raheem (Vanguard)

Obi picks Obasanjo’s ex-aide, Osuntokun as replacement for Okupe (Vanguard) The Labour Party has appointed former Political Adviser to President Olusegun Obasanjo, Mr. Akin Osuntokun as the new Director General of its Presidential Campaign. This was announced by the party’s…

*I’m now friend with Obasanjo because of mutual support for Peter Obi – Adebanjo (Vanguard)*University cancels final year exam over “cheap” questions (Tribune)

I’m now friend with Obasanjo because of mutual support for Peter Obi – Adebanjo (Vanguard) The leader of the pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, Ayo Adebanjo said he is now good friends with former President Olusegun Obasanjo as a result of…

Third term, democracy and other tales: A review of Femi Oluwole’s “The Acts of Men” — Olukorede S Yishau 

Tokunbo Afikuyomi was very popular in the Lagos politics of 1999-2007 era. In those eight years, he represented two different senatorial districts of the state at the National Assembly. He was one of the right hand men of Asiwaju Bola…

*Banker stops 64-year-old from delivering N600k to soothsayers (Punch)*Man kills mother-in-law, worshipper inside Lagos church (Vanguard)

Banker stops 64-year-old from delivering N600k to soothsayers (Punch) Two suspected fraudsters, posing as prophets, have been arrested by the Lagos State Police Command for attempting to extort N600,000 from a 64-year-old woman in Lagos. According to the police, the…

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