The Magu Affair

The Senate, for the second time, rejected President Muhammadu Buhari’s nomination of Ibrahim Magu as EFCC chairman on grounds of adverse report by the Department of State Security Services (DSS). His first atte... Full Story...

The Evolution of Yemi Osinbajo

Acting President Professor Yemi Osinbajo has been receiving deserved kudos for the way he has been holding forte since Buhari went on medical vacation in England on January 19 2017. In this round as Acting Pres... Full Story...

The naked gods

The past few days will probably be a turning point in the relationship between President Buhari and some of the most ardent supporters of his candidacy in the 2015 elections in the country. At least four key su... Full Story...

Nigeria: Swagger, Conceit and Reality Check

Ambassador Lyman proffered some home truths that will serve as reality checks to our sense of entitlement as Nigerians. Are we really as important to the world as we believe? Are we really too big or too strategic to fail as a country as we like to think?

Waiting on Donald Trump

Tomorrow, Friday January 2017, Donald Trump will formally assume office as the 45th President of the United States. At 70, he will be the oldest person to be elected the President of the United States, beating ... Full Story...