Some lawyers went to law school to patronize Mami Market

By Dalo Bamshak Politics and Prostitution have to be the only jobs where inexperience is considered a virtue”. It is rather disheartening to see the volatile mixture of ignorance, compromise and vulnerability in the judicial system and amongst the top…

Wanted: Bail out for Nigerian media

By Bola Bolawole Thomas Jefferson, one of the founders, and later president, of the United States of America, was quoted as writing in 1802: “Were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without newspapers or…

Exploiting Buhari’s tools for the needed change

By Adedayo Yusuff The aura of electoral victory that heralded the emergence of General Muhamadu Buhari has the president of Nigeria cannot be waved away with a stroke of the hand. No, it was a victory birthed by a groaning…

Indigenous experts can develop Nigeria

By Joseph Udo Not all that glitters is gold,” is a popular adage. Yet, in Nigeria, we seem to keep trying to get gold only from glittering gems when we can save resources and accelerate development of the Nigerian economy…

Air chief assures on adequate security during elections

From Ahmad Mohammed, Bauchi The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshall Sadique Abubakar has assured Nigerians that they are always ready to protect lives and properties of Nigerians ahead of the forth coming 2019 general elections. Abubakar stated this on…

Bauchi gov’s aide, Ali responding to treatment after accident-Official

From Ahmad Mohammed, Bauchi The Special Adviser Media and Strategy to the Bauchi State Governor, Ali M. Ali, has been seriously injured after his car was said to have been involved in a ghastly motor accident. The State Commissioner of…

Govt. urged to encourage private schools, end multiple taxation

By Abbnanobi-Eku Onyeka The proprietress of Global Model Academy, Bagusa, Abuja, Mrs Comfort Ugwunna has accused the government of not encouraging private schools in Nigeria The school proprietress spoke to some journalists in her office in Abuja. Among what she…

Bwari Igbos charge candidates on free, fair 2019 polls

By Abba-Eku Onyeka Ahead of up-coming general elections in February, 2019, an umbrella body of Ndigbo in Bwari Area Council (BAC), Abuja the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Association of Igbo Residents in the area council has advised candidates to go…

Onnoghen: Group backs Buhari, urges him to do more

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi A political group, Forum of Non-governmental Organisations (FNGO), has encouraged President Muhammadu Buhari to intensity his effort to eliminate corruption in Nigeria, particularly within the judicial arm of government. Coordinator of the Forum, Wole Badmus, while leading…

Ebonyi APC rally: I don’t do extreme politics -Umahi

*Says he sponsored 2000 persons to attend opposition campaigns By Lawrence Olaoye Ebonyi state Governor, Dave Umahi, has said that he does not do extreme politics in the state but that of development. The governor in brief interaction with newsmen…