Isa Pantami and Kemi Adeosun
The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami is being criticised by various individuals and groups for the comments he made many years ago in support of extremist groups and and also speaks highly of terrorist network Al … Read the rest
Something revivifying has happened to the National Youth Service Scheme (NYSC).
Just when it was being canvassed that the scheme no longer served any useful purpose beyond supplying cheap and largely indifferent labour and should be scrapped, it caught … Read the rest
The number of persons involved in certificate scandals under the Buhari administration may speak to something far deeper in our society, even beyond the administration, but it is to say the least, disgraceful and embarrassing. Ordinarily considered some of the … Read the rest
The Zonal Inspector in my National Youth Service Corps days was a strict woman who monitored our compliance with the scheme’s rules and regulations to the point of infantilising us. She did not tolerate AWOL from any corps member, and … Read the rest
That Kemi Adeosun finally bowed to pressure and resigned as minister of finance last week is not something for her admirers to crow about. She deserves pity but not accolade and perhaps not condemnation.
In Britain, her country of birth … Read the rest