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Nigerian Lives Matter (2)

…We are failing in several fronts; let us not add security failure to the list   On Sunday morning, Nigerians woke up to the news that 86 people were killed and 50 houses burnt in fresh Plateau blood... Full Story...

Ten years after Lamidi Adedibu

It has been ten years since the self-styled “strong man of Ibadan politics”, Chief Lamidi Ariyibi Akanji Adedibu, died. He died on June 11, 2008. I do not recall seeing many tributes or advertisements in the ne... Full Story...

The Center Can Not Hold

My life experiences in Nigeria has taught me that at best leadership in Nigerian entails wonderful speeches, herd like followership usually a factor of ethnicity and religion, promises unlimited and then electi... Full Story...

The impending implosion of APC

Just take the phrase: “impending” in the title above with a pinch of salt.  I use the word because in politics as in life, things happen - as seemingly absolute situations become redeemable and what originally ... Full Story...