From Canon Moh’d to Bishop Moh’d

A recent interview granted by the Chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Borno state Chapter, caught my interest not solely because of the content but also the name the interviewee bears. The former head of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) goes by the name Naga Williams Mohammed. I would have sworn that there was a mix-up More...

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By Blueprint Admin Staff On Friday, April 21st, 2017

120 minutes with Maikanti

On Tuesday, April 11, 2017, I walked into my office and met an invitation card addressed to me. I opened the envelope (not brown, please but white) and lo and behold, it was the Group Managing Director of the Nigeria More...

By Blueprint Admin Staff On Friday, April 14th, 2017

The Dinomyelitis pandemic

It is customary in medical circle to name diseases after their discoverers. It is a primordial tradition. One example will suffice here: Parkinson’s disease. It is an incurable movement disorder named after James More...

By Blueprint Admin Staff On Friday, April 7th, 2017

NBC: Tackling impunity in the airwaves

Last week, the Director-General of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), Malam Is’haq Modibbo Kawu, hosted a coterie of notable Nigerian columnists and veteran broadcasters at the Protea/ BON Hotel, Asokoro, More...

By Blueprint Admin Staff On Friday, March 31st, 2017

The day Indimi fired my appetite

The first time I set my eyes on the Borno-born billionaire, Alhaji Mohammed Indimi was at the Government House, Bauchi. He had come to see the military governor of the state, then Col. Abu Ali. And I was privileged More...

By Blueprint Newsroom On Friday, March 24th, 2017
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Magules Against Corruption

Th e title of this piece reminded me of a gripping Roman movie starring Alan Steel entitled “Hercules Against Rome”. I watched the movie, released in 1964, in the late 70s. So, I had to go to the internet to More...

By Blueprint Admin Staff On Friday, March 17th, 2017
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PMB, welcome back

On February 3, this year, I did a piece in this space entitled “Buhari and his hyena citizens”. That was barely two weeks into his medical vacation in faraway London. In that write-up, I drew an analogy to paint More...

By Blueprint Admin Staff On Friday, March 10th, 2017

The menace of sex thieves

On Wednesday, Nigeria joined the global community to mark this year’s International Women’s Day (IWD). The theme of this year’s celebration is: “Be Bold For Change”. Fine! But is there any bold one among More...

By Blueprint Admin Staff On Friday, March 3rd, 2017

Clem Oluwole

On November 3, 2016 or thereabouts, President Muhammadu Buhari shocked the nation when he confessed that he contemplated absconding from office shortly after he was inaugurated as President on May 29, 2015. He said More...

By Blueprint Admin Staff On Friday, February 24th, 2017
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Bible and Quran, toys in the hands of Nigerians!

I had read the Bible from Genesis to Revelation before I became a teenager. I have been a voracious reader from my childhood. The Bible became my favourite literature in my early days because of the passages that More...