I STAND SOLIDLY BEHIND BUHARI FOR PRESIDENT & AKINLADE FOR GOVERNOR – AMOSUN

Ogun State Governor Ibikunle Amosun, has debunked the rumours making the rounds that he plans to defect from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to another party on account of …

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BOUNCEBACKABILITY – THE NEW WORD FOR THE SUPER EAGLES

The Super Eagles of Nigeria yesterday climbed to the top of Group E in the qualifying series for the 2019 African Cup of Nations to be hosted by neighbours Cameroon. …

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AYODELE FAYOSE – ENFANT TERRIBLE!

Former Ekiti State Governor Peter Ayodele Fayose  yesterday fulfilled promise to hand over himself to the EFFC at the expiration of his tenure as governor. While Ado-Ekiti was hosting the …

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THE NEXT MOVE IN THE BANNING FROM ORDER 06

After the suspense generated by Saturday’s statement on the travel ban of some top Nigerians by the Federal Government, several lists came out on Sunday of those facing ban. One …

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TO THOSE NIGERIANS ‘FLEEING’ FROM NIGERIA

To any casual visitor to Murtala Muhammed International Airport any evening, you would wonder the mass of people in the departure area. The wonderment may mostly be because people complain …

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MONEY & POLITICS: THE UGLY SIDE OF NIGERIAN FOOTBALL TEAM SELECTION

As Nigeria’s Super Eagles gather in Uyo preparing to play Libya in the Akwa Ibom State capital on Saturday, it brings to the fore the ugly side of selections to national …

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ATIKU vs BUHARI: THE BEER PARLOUR AND BARBER SHOP PERMUTATIONS OF THE BATTLE FOR NIGERIA

It is no more news that Atiku Abubakar and Muhammadu Buhari will be the two front-running gladiators for the soul of Nigeria in next February’s presidential elections. This past weekend, …

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WEEPING & GNASHING OF TEETH AT PARTY PRIMARIES

It is sad to see the manipulations, tears and blood as our political parties choose their governorship candidates for next February’s elections. In any activity or human endeavour, you expect …

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NIGERIA AND CHINA – TWO OF A KIND?

1st of October is China’s Independence Day, just like Nigeria. This seems to have prompted a closeness because even their years of independence are not too far apart. It is …

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NIGERIA AT 58 – AN ADULT, A TODDLER OR STILL AN INFANT?

Welcome to the formal take-off of epa.com.ng, the blog of wisdom. And as we begin this ride on this day when Nigeria marks her independence from colonial rule in 1960, …

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