If APC had won, the traditional institutions in Anambra State would have been turned into a laughing stock. More so, Obi of Onitsha, that fine Gentleman, would be dethroned by the Government of the day and replaced with a Bootlicking… Read More ›
One does not eat “I almost” in a stew. (What one missed narrowly, one cannot enjoy at all).
John Bull my son, I send you to school, you don’t know how to spell your name…” Nursery rhyme.
In the United States, there are three ways a president can leave office mid-term: death, resignation or impeachment. In Nigeria, there have been several impeachments especially legislative heads, and a few conspired impeachments of governors, only a handful can be… Read More ›
When I chaired the special publication marking the 10th anniversary of Media Trust Limited in 2008 (I was the deputy managing editor then), I lamented the death of the previous newspapers I had worked with and was happy to note… Read More ›
“Our wife, our wife”: come midnight and we will know whose wife she really is. Jawaharlal Nehru said, “I want nothing to do with any religion concerned with keeping the masses scarified to live in hunger, filth and arrogance. I… Read More ›
In October 2015, I wrote an article titled, ‘Okorocha Puts Imo in Chains.’ That piece was written as a direct response to Okorocha’s incompetence, maladministration, mismanagement of bailout funds, failure to pay workers’ salaries and pensioners’ entitlements, and the state’s… Read More ›
The series of scandals that have engulfed this administration recently are beginning to cast a shadow over the integrity of President Muhammadu Buhari and the government he heads. What is more, the deafening silence on some of these weighty allegations… Read More ›
Last week, I addressed the issue of how we glorify ethnic champions who must have caused deaths and misery to the detriment of building a nation through collective aspiration, as the underlining factor that fractures our country down the line.
“I hear say our Sai Baba don return from Turkey” “Did you hope that he would stay there permanently? He went for the D-8 meeting, and he is bound to return.”
Wetin goat day find inside aquarium–Question? We the willing led by the unknowing are doing the impossible for the ungrateful. We have done so much for so long with so little we are now qualified to do anything with nothing.
There must be something in us that accommodates and promotes the dregs of the society as heroes. We might criticise and condemn them but our innermost spirits and attachment to our community appear to accept them.