Party supremacy and stability of Ninth Assembly

Expectedly, tension has begun to mount ahead of the commencement of legislative business of the Ninth Assembly. Like in 2015, the ruling More...

Re-run: When Buhari withholds federal might

By tomorrow six states, whose governorship elections were declared inconclusive, will have their rerun. It promises to be the final More...

Inconclusive polls: Time for demonstration of INEC’s independence

The fallout of the recently conducted governorship and state assembly elections across the country has shown the sophistry of Nigerian More...

Buhari redefining cross-party politics

That President Muhammadu Buhari has become an enigma of sort in the country is not debatable. Like him or hate him, this man’s genre More...

Introducing international dimension to local politics

As the Presidential election inches closer, major participants in the epic battle have left no stone unturned to score political points More...

2018: Interrogating Buhari’s successes, challenges

The year is gradually grinding to a halt. In a few days, the momentous year will give way to new dawn; a year of decision and great More...

Buhari: Garland for a reformer at 76

President Muhammadu Buhari It was not for nothing that the world celebrated President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday. The phenomenon from More...

Concerns as Yuletide beckons

Here comes the month of stock taking and celebration. This is also the period for family holidays especially those residing outside More...

Health, education my top priority in new govt – Buhari

• Woos Qatar on investments, Lake Chad recharge • PMB, UN scribe to head $50b fund raising drive By Lawrence Olaoye President Muhammadu Buhari has said that apart from issues More...

Court okays fresh suit challenging appointment of acting CJN Tanko

By Vivian Okejeme Abuja A human right lawyer has approached the Federal High Court, Abuja, with a fresh suit seeking to bar President Muhammadu Buhari from appointing the Acting More...

10 bandits killed in NAF air strike in Zamfara

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam The Nigeria Air Force (NAF) said its Air Task Force (ATF) for Operation DIran Mikiya has neutralized no fewer than 10 armed bandits at Sububu Forest area More...

Niger Delta youths threaten Buhari, over Herdsmen attacks

From Nosa Akenzua, Asaba A group,Niger Delta Youth Association on Tuesday rose from emergency meeting in Asaba, Delta State and called on President Muhammad Buhari as a matter More...

Budget Padding: You’re pursuing fascist agenda, Dogara replies Tinubu

By Umar Muhammad Puma Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has replied the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu over allegation More...

Legacies of Mamman Nasir

Justice Mamman Nasir, a leading light of the Nigerian judiciary, has died out. He passed on Saturday April 13 after taking More...

Nasir Mamman (2 July 1929 – 13 April 2019)

Justice Mamman Nasir, a leading light of the Nigerian judiciary, has died out. He passed on Saturday April 13 after More...

‘Our borrowing still at 19% to GDP, low compared to Ghana, Brazil, Others’

By Etuka Sunday The Minister of Finance, Mrs Zainab Shamshuna Ahmed, has disclosed that Nigeria’s borrowing...

NCC places felony tag on fraudulently-registered SIM cards

…says 63.2% SIM data from MNOs invalid By Etuka Sunday It will no longer be business...

MAP: Port Harcourt, Yola, Enugu, Ibadan DisCos get NERC’s permits

By Etuka Sunday The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has issued permits to Port Harcourt Electricity...

FCDA harps on delivery of world class buildings in Abuja

By Stanley Onyekwere The Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA) has said it would continue to ensure the More...

AMAC: Cuncillor to empower 500 residents with vocational skills

By Stanley Onyekwere The Councillor elect for City centre in Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC) Dogara John Bassa has promised to..

Dev’t Control mulls demolition of ‘illegal’ structures in ECOWAS Estate

By Stanley Onyekwere There are indications that the FCT Administration’s Department of Development Control is set to demolish illegal structures in..

How insurgency, cultural norms hamper exclusive breastfeeding in northeastern Nigerian

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam As Nigeria is clouded in its fight against bandits and insurgency, about 400,000 children in the northeast..

Atiku Abubakar and his Path

WEDNESDAY COLUMN by USSIJU MEDANER info@medaner.com, justme4justice@yahoo.com When elections are conducted and concluded based on stipulated laws, it is expedient that anyone..