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
Nigeria's First Lady, Aisha Buhari
From the look of things, there may finally be peace in the First Family.
‘Wife of the President’ Aisha Buhari is back in the country, but finally as the First Lady, the title she has craved since her husband became … Read the rest
The only purpose his unwavering belief in the gospel of discipline has served is the legitimation of abuse of Nigerians.
But ruses have a way of outing themselves. The recent public exchange by his family members shows that Buhari, the … Read the rest
A Washington-based group, International Strategic Studies Association, has stated that the death of a former Chief of Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh, and that of a former Chief of Administration of the Nigerian Army, Maj.-Gen. Idris Alkali, was … Read the rest
By Akeem Lasisi
I had an intriguing encounter with a bank official on Friday. As part of the rites of a transaction I went for, she demanded my means of identification. Note: demanded, not demanded for.
I told her I had my passport … Read the rest
By Niyi Akinnaso
There is always more to an election than political parties, candidates, the electorate, the electoral umpire, and security. Other critical factors include the electoral process itself and the role of money in it. The interactions among the first set of … Read the rest
The calls for restructuring of the national space have become unceasing in recent years. Therefore, the narrative below has certainly become increasingly relevant this year and may hopefully serve as a wake-up call to abort the dire inevitable consequences which … Read the rest