Kano’s 9 and the rage of “saints” (I)

THURSDAY Column with Mohammed Adamu (08035892325 sms only) | dankande2@gmail.com Fifty-year old former Governor of Zamfara State, Senator Sani Yerima, announced in 2010 he was marrying a young Egyptian girl, Marian -who the Media, without confirming from the future groom or his bride-to-be’s family, had claimed she was 13 years old. Yerima himself More...

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By Peoples Daily On Thursday, October 10th, 2019
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Jonathan: Sinner or saint?

THURSDAY Column with Mohammed Adamu (08035892325 sms only) | dankande2@gmail.com That the Jonathan government “was decadently corrupt” I said when I wrote ‘Jonathan: A Good Riddance’, “is not to be debated More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, October 3rd, 2019
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Atiku’s lamentable lamentation (II)

THURSDAY Column with Mohammed Adamu (08035892325 sms only) | dankande2@gmail.com The Daily Times’ great satirist, Ndaeyo Uko, once told the story of two ‘mad’ men, one of whom found his moment of lucidity More...

By new On Thursday, September 26th, 2019
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Atiku’s lamentable lamentation (I)

THURSDAY Column with  Mohammed Adamu (08035892325 sms only) | dankande2@gmail.com It seemed like some kind of ‘after death, the doctor’, when Atiku Abubakar reportedly resigned to invoking the metaphysical: More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, September 19th, 2019
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‘East or West, home is best’

THURSDAY Column with Mohammed Adamu (08035892325 sms only) | dankande2@gmail.com As staff of the late MKO Abiola’s defunct ‘Concord Press of Nigeria, CPN, I was one of 13 State House Correspondents on the advance More...

By new On Thursday, September 12th, 2019
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Xenophobia: Etymology of a hate-word

THURSDAY Column with Mohammed Adamu (08035892325 sms only) | dankande2@gmail.com By Mohammed Adamu The first time I looked up the dictionary meaning of ‘xenophobia’ I realized just how presumptively carefree More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, September 5th, 2019
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One ‘Kanu’ for a thousand ‘fraudsters’ (II)

THURSDAY Column with Mohammed Adamu (08035892325 sms only) | dankande2@gmail.com The underlying basis for the conduct of extradition between and among nations, is the salient extension of the struggle by states More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, August 29th, 2019
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One ‘Kanu’ for a thousand ‘fraudsters’ (I)

THURSDAY Column with Mohammed Adamu (08035892325 sms only) | dankande2@gmail.com United States of America’s Federal Bureau of Investigation, FBI recently released a list of 77 Nigerians resident in the U.S. that More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, August 22nd, 2019
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Ekwerem’s ‘Pax Germanica’

THURSDAY Column with Mohammed Adamu (08035892325 sms only) | dankande2@gmail.com I watched about four different video footages -each recorded from a different angle- capturing that infamous IPOB attack on Senator More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, August 15th, 2019
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Random musing on ‘revolution’’ (II)

Omoyele Sowore THURSDAY Column with Mohammed Adamu (08035892325 sms only) | dankande2@gmail.com The law –for all its vaunted rectitude- has not always strictly been about what is ‘right’ or what is ‘wrong’. More...