Buratai: The Alarmist-In-Chief And New Northern Agenda

Buratai: The Alarmist-In-Chief And New Northern Agenda

The recently reported coupin making raised by the Nigerian Chief of army Staff, Lt General, Tukur Buratia, is, to say the least, alarmist and strategically reeks of dishonesty which underscores a novel desperation in the power retention bid of the people of Hausa- Fulani stock of Northern Nigeria. Of course, to many a usually gullible […]

The Case for Pro-Biafra agitators in Nigeria

It is no longer news that ever since President Muhammdu Buhari assumed the mantle of leadership of Nigeria on May 29, 2015, one of his noticeably key security focuses so far has been the incessant, premeditated and wanton killing of unarmed members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and Christians of the Biafra enclave – for obviously no cause.

The Case for Pro-Biafra agitators in Nigeria

By Onyiorah Paschal Chiduluemije It is no longer news that ever since President Muhammdu Buhari assumed the mantle of leadership of Nigeria on May 29, 2015, one of his noticeably key security focuses so far has been the incessant, premeditated and wanton killing of unarmed members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and Christians […]

Realities of Donald Trump’s Victory in Nigeria

Realities of Donald Trump’s Victory in Nigeria

Even though the much expected and anxiety-provoking Presidential election in the United States of America has come and gone and a winner emerged, there is no gainsaying that the realities of Donald J Trump’s victory against “crooked Hillary” Clinton (and President Barrack Hussien Obama) are beginning to reflect and resonate in our clime and/or body […]

Buhari’s Tale of Empty Treasury And $30 Billion Loan

Buhari’s Tale of Empty Treasury And $30 Billion Loan

Ever since he was sworn in as a democratically elected President of Nigeria on May 29, 2015, one frivolous trend that has conspicuously characterized President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration is the incessant and boring tale of how he inherited empty treasury from the past government of President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan. Like a nagging spouse, the President […]

Recession: The Powers Buhari Does Not Need

Recession: The Powers Buhari Does Not Need

By Onyiorah Paschal Chiduluemije President Muhammadu Buhari is at it again. I heard, yes I heard, but it is now true, that, sooner than later, he will be submitting a bill to the National Assembly seeking what he calls the Economic Emergency Powers. Like one will ask, what is that all about? Or, better still, what does that suppose to […]

“Buhari” – The Dog – And Matters Arising

“Buhari” – The Dog – And Matters Arising

“What is wrong in naming a dog Buhari?” Thus goes the question posed by one of the passengers in a vehicle I boarded to Gwagwalada from Kubua, both of which are towns in Abuja, in the wake of the news reports that a certain man known as Mr. Joe Fortemose  Chinakwe (also known as Joachim […]

The absurdity of call for closure of Nigerian -Turkish Colleges

The absurdity of call for closure of Nigerian -Turkish Colleges

Recently, the Nigerian media was awash with the news about the call by Turkish ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Hakan Cakil, on Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government to close down all (17) schools – popularly known as Nigerian-Turkish International Colleges (NTIC) – situated across states in Nigeria. According to news reports, Mr. Cakil made this call when […]

Counting the Cost of Buhari’s Qualification Lawsuit Withdrawal

Counting the Cost of Buhari’s Qualification Lawsuit Withdrawal

It was quite interesting watching and reading news reports about the way and manner the Presidency approached the very contentious issue about President Muhammadu Buhari’s Cambridge West African Senior School Certificate (WASSC) scandal – which was seriously made a real subject of interest by Mr. Nnamdi Nwokeocha Ohaiwe. Though Mr. Ohaiwe – who can now […]

A Word for the Critics of Pro-Biafra Protests

A Word for the Critics of Pro-Biafra Protests

It is a common saying that before you blame the hawk for its wickedness (of preying on the chicken), you have to first of all blame the mother hen for exposing her children to danger. ] Apparently, this adage goes to provide a good analogy that invariably speaks volumes about what obviously is expected of […]

The Hypocrisy of President Buhari and his Wife

It is a common impression that people who most times appear in public to feign prudish are more often than not extremely lascivious, especially when indoor activities or matters about them are involved. This, at the very best, presents a typical and relevant analogy to the obvious sort of hypocrisy that Mr. and Mrs. Muhammadu […]