Obasanjo’s ‘satanic’ letter

Olusegun Obasanjo’s damning letter to President Goodluck Jonathan must rank as the most narcissistic (and the narcissism of our rulers is legendary) action of...

Re: As Baraje’s faction of PDP joins APC

My last week’s column on the above elicited several of responses, most of them critical of my position. Below is a selection for the...

Government’s transformation agenda: fixing PPMC supply/ distribution network

The Government’s Transformation Agenda, instituted by the President, Dr Goodluck Ebele Jonathan to cover the period 2011 – 2015 is anchored on Nigeria’s long-term...

As Baraje’s faction of PDP joins APC

There is a new wave of optimism in the camp of the All Progressives’ Congress (APC) and its supporters following news of the merger...

Reflections on Anambra Guber Race

This Saturday, 16 November, the people of Anambra State -  or Anambrarians as some indigenes of the state like to be referred to - ...

Nigeria and the question, ‘Wetin Cause Am’?

  “…The hungry child with stomach ache is busy pointing at his head and complaining of headache”. Local adage  ‘Wetin’ is a word in local parlance...

When President Jonathan met ASUU leaders

The report that President Jonathan met with leaders of ASUU on 5 November 2013 has raised new hopes that the four-month old strike would...

Between Polemics and ‘on the other hand’ narratives

I did not set out to make this a philosophical inquiry, though by its nature, it is bound to be. The spur for this...

When Stella Stepped on those banana peels

I have some sympathy for Mrs. Stella Odua, the embattled Minister of Aviation. As a primary school student in the 1970s I always took...

Irresponsible people beget irresponsible leadership

In any  society responsibility is customarily shared between the people and the government. Responsibility is also implicit in social contract which wards off anarchy....

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