Fashola is not a saint, he is a Nigerian metaphor I have never been in short supply of answers whenever people ask why I remain such an unrepentant pessimists against the success of the anti-corruption war in Nigeria. Never. This is because I believe that the disease that kills oturu, the tree, lives in its roots. The complete eradication of corruption...... read more

By Sunny Igboanugo
Saraki: Haven’t we been on this road before? Nigeria is indeed a very funny country. It is a country of drama and dramatics, a country of noise and excitements. Each day comes with its own version. Even as the days become weeks and weeks graduate to months, new characters are introduced into the sequence of acts and scenes, the...... read more

By Sunny Igboanugo
NASS example: If this is the Buhari magic… You would have lived in a cave or under a rock for a thousand years, outside civilisation, devoid of history and totally bereft of any form of information or knowledge about the past and current affairs in Nigeria, for you to miss the import of what happened in the Nigerian main...... read more

By Sunny Igboanugo
The change We need Since February 10, 2015 when I read the advertorial published in THISDAY titled: Brazen Looting of Lagos Treasury, 1999-2015 - which chronicled Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s massive wealth, I have been too shell-shocked to function effectively. I have been hard-pressed to understand, if true, how one man can acquire so much in...... read more

By Shaka Mmodu
Why Buhari should not dodge the debates THE decision of the campaign organisation of the All Progressives Congress(APC)Presidential candidate,General Muhammadu Buhari  not to participate in the Presidential debates for the February 14 election, has elicited quite a torrent of debate of its own. It is not for nothing.Last week,Mallam Garba Shehu,a brilliant journalist and Head of media and...... read more

By dan onwukwe
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