Christianity is a wonderful place to live. Having found Jesus Christ, you can take up residence in it for decades—your body greatly aged but your heart frothing over with faith—and still fear leaving for heaven.
Ordinarily, that would be a … Read the rest
Black life matters
It is always thrilling to recognise how well-informed Nigerians at home are about events abroad. I often wake up in New York to the latest news in the United States from friends and family in the homeland.
That includes, lately, … Read the rest
It takes a lot of outrage for the citizens of the state of a sitting president to take to the streets against him.
In the past couple of weeks, citizens of Katsina, the home state of Nigeria ruler, Major General … Read the rest
President Muhammadu Buhari
One year ago this week, on the inaugural “Democracy Day,” President Muhammadu Buhari advertised a war on poverty.
According to him, as he spoke on June 12, Nigeria’s new Democracy Day, in 10 years his All Progressives Congress (APC) would … Read the rest
Sadly, the Nigerian government continues the combat with the United States over its alleged intention to pay $100m of over $321m in Abacha loot to Kebbi State governor Atiku Bagudu, a former Abacha collaborator and friend of President Muhammadu Buhari.… Read the rest
The presidential debate for the 2019 elections will be held on January 19, one month before the event on February 16.
The Nigeria Elections Debate Group, which convenes and hosts debates for presidential, vice-presidential and governorship elections, is a non-partisan … Read the rest