It’s election season in Nigeria. The political public relations industry is abuzz. Political hopefuls are hiring hacks to write tendentious screeds that make them feel good but that no one reads. And, of course, smears, coarse insults, illogic, and prevarications … Read the rest
Nigerians have been complaining about the way Adesua Etomi kept interrupting Banky W while he was talking about his time at EME Music with Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, popularly known as Wizkid.
During the interview with Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, Nigerians who really … Read the rest
Pursuant to the powers to exercise the prerogative of mercy vested in the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in Section 175 (1—6) of the 1999 Constitution the Federal Government last week granted state pardon to two former state … Read the rest
By Kene Obiezu
In many countries of the world, the law places the highest premium on the right to life. This premium comes from a place of preeminence which prescribes that life shall not be taken except in exceptional circumstances … Read the rest
When Buhari revealed Osinbajo as his running mate in 2014
Since his emergence as Nigeria’s number-two citizen, different accounts had been flying around on how Professor Yemi Osinbajo, actually secured the coveted vice-presidential slot, a majority of which revolved around the person of Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, his former boss. Indeed, … Read the rest
Crowd for NIN
Last week, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), a government agency under the Ministry of Communications, currently led by Minister Isa Pantami, took the decision and made same public that any user of a GSM phone who is yet to link … Read the rest
When people took to the streets in Egypt in 2011, protesters chanted about freedom and social justice — but also bread. The cost of pantry staples had jumped because of the skyrocketing price of goods like wheat, stoking fury with … Read the rest
Exactly how does one describe a moment such as this in the life of a nation?
A moment when that nation is exhibiting all the traits of collapse but there is no credible rebuttal by the evidence or the authorities.… Read the rest
Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo is seeking the support of governors of the All Progressives Congress, APC for his presidential ambition, TheColumnistNg gathered.
Reliable sources at the Presidential Villa have revealed that Osibanjo in his bid to persuade the governors to support … Read the rest
Dr. Sebastien Oiwoh who is a Consultant Dermatologist and Venereologist at the Irrua Specialist Teaching Hospital, has warned against constant relaxing and straightening of hair, noting that it can lead to some form of alopecia.
According to the skin expert, … Read the rest