DR. P. AND THE DREAM THAT DIED

THE KILLING OF ENTREPRENEURAL SPIRIT IN OUR YOUNG PEOPLE A lot has been said about migration of young Nigerian professionals to other countries that are more accommodating and ready to …

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MORE TROUBLE IN EDUCATION SECTOR

I found myself staying home all day today because I didn’t want to experience the traffic wahala all over Lagos. At least I was able to do some quality work …

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THE METELE KILLING FIELDS

These are sad times indeed. When news broke last week of a terrorist attack on a Nigerian Army base in Metele, Borno State, many of us hoped it was the …

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OF WHAT USE ARE ELECTION DEBATES?

The Nigerian Election Debate Group and the Broadcasting Organisations of Nigeria yesterday announced its proposed schedule for the 2019 presidential election debates. The group has scheduled vice-presidential debate for 14th …

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PRESIDENCY: WILL THE BOSNIA SYSTEM WORK IN NIGERIA?

Yesterday, three new presidents were sworn in to rule Bosnia for the next four years. The Bosnia style of presidential system is ostensibly to counter extreme tribalism and ethnic divide. …

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CELEBRATING INTERNATIONAL MEN’S DAY WITH A DIFFERENCE

For all women and children out there who have not celebrated their husbands, men or fathers properly this year, today is another opportunity for you to make up for your …

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THE DAY FELA ‘YABBED’ ME……..

No! That headline is not complete and the language is incorrect. First, the headline should fully read “The day Fela ‘yabbed’ me; and I tried to ‘yab’ him back”, even …

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CAN A WOMAN BECOME NIGERIA’S PRESIDENT?

I would have loved to ask the question: ‘When will a woman become Nigeria’s President?’ However, looking at the political landscape, such a situation is looking so far-fetched that it …

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HOT IN LAGOS

Is it hot or is it, these days in Lagos! The daily afternoon temperature says about 33°C or 92°F, depending on the thermometer or temperature gauge you’re looking at; but …

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GENERAL FRED CHIJUKA AND WIFE JOSSY: 50 GREAT YEARS TOGETHER

Friends and family of retired Defence Spokesman Frederick Bini Chijuka and his wife of 50 years Jossy, joined them in thanksgiving at midday Mass today at St. Agnes Catholic Church …

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