That Plateau pond of death

That Plateau pond of death

By Philip Agbese When news filtered on the recovery of cars of victims from a mining pond in Dura Du, Jos, Plateau State, I was not surprised. I say this for two reasons. One is the fact that Du is an area made famous by the former governor of Plateau State, Da Jonah David Jang, […]

Boko Haram: Is this the end?

Boko Haram: Is this the end?

By Ifure  Ataifure I have seen several barbs on my social media handles to the effect that the real people pulling the strings of the puppets called Boko Haram terrorists are busy with electioneering hence the lull in the group’s murderous activities. Of a truth, ongoing political activities are in full gear without a single […]

Re: The Boko Haram “technical defeat” ruse is unravelling

Re: The Boko Haram “technical defeat” ruse is unravelling

By Philip Agbese The above titled piece by Farooq Kperogi should actually be captioned “The Boko Haram “technical SUPPORT” ruse is unravelling” to acknowledge the heartbreak of those that had think their favourite killers’ squad would eternally torment the populace for their own amusement. It speaks to the constant media support that closet supporters of Boko […]

Flood Management: Why Maihaja Deserves A National Honour

Flood Management: Why Maihaja Deserves A National Honour

By David Onmeje Natural and human-made catastrophic events appear to be steadily increasing in intensity and frequency. Proper preparation, response, and recovery are vital if humanity and its vital systems are to cope with this and survive large-scale disasters. Like I have mentioned in numerous forums, one of the keys to effective disaster management is […]

Abuja: My return back to my love

Abuja: My return back to my love

By Israel Abiodun Abuja the federal capital territory is indeed a beauty to behold. As I sauntered through its well-paved streets, I recall memories of the beautiful time my family and I had before we were forced to relocate in the light of the constant attack by Boko Haram terrorist. I recall that the attacks […]

Gudumbali And Boko Haram’s Frustrations

Gudumbali  And Boko Haram’s Frustrations

By Anthony Kolawole  A part of Nigeria’s heart secured from insecurity in the Northeast was shuddered last Saturday.  The remnants of exiled insurgents regrouped and pushed another anxious, but futile violent raids to recapture, Gudumbali. Determined as ever, the  Boko   Haram  struck at Gudumbali  village, a kindred in  Guzamala .  The ultimate target was to […]

That Osinbajo’s views on restructuring

That Osinbajo’s views on restructuring

As advocates of restructuring I believe Prof Osinbajo is on our side. He talks about fiscal restructuring for instance he says VAT should be a work and eat formula and so should belong to states where they are incurred  rather than the federal. Is that not restructuring? He further advocates for  removal of federal government […]

Agreeing with Stakeholders on our victory against terrorism

Agreeing with Stakeholders on our victory against terrorism

By Esther Okpabi Since the advent of the Boko Haram insurgency in Nigeria, a lot of scholars have posited various factors responsible for the rebellion. Some say it is as a result of injustice and uneven distribution of our commonwealth, while some also argued that the menace of Boko Haram is as a result of […]

AFP’s support for Boko Haram

AFP’s support for Boko Haram

By Karen Goulding The Nigerian military is in a bind. It makes progress in its war on Boko Haram insurgents in the country’s northeast, only to see the progress relatively rolled back by forces that appear to have defied all efforts directed at making them relent and allow Nigeria to have peace. The effect of […]

When Nigerians Abroad Stood Up For Buratai

When Nigerians Abroad Stood Up For Buratai

By Richard Adewusi It is normal for political jobbers in Nigeria, interested in the country’s Presidency in 2019 to spend precious time debating what  President Muhammadu Buhari’s  leadership has achieved with his first mandate to warrant his reelection. But patriotic Nigerians home and abroad, who have keenly followed the Buhari Presidency knows exactly the bliss […]

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