Dangote, always first among equals!

In the Ghanaian mythology, a story is told of a mighty warrior named Ossei Tutu, no consanguinity with the archbishop Desmond Tutu. The latter is a retired South African cleric. Ossei was so pissed off by the murderous activities of the ultimate terminator – Death – that one day, he decided it was high time he stopped it from playing God, deciding More...

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By Muhammed Adamu On Friday, May 12th, 2017

Bastard money everywhere!

We all dream dreams. While some dreams come to pass, some don’t. In fact, most dreams oftentimes come around to laugh at the dreamers! From my childhood, I had always nursed the desire of becoming one of the richest More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Friday, May 5th, 2017

Re: Mr President’s worsening weakness

The article written by one Sonde Abbah, a guest columnist, under the above title and published on the Back Page of Blueprint newspaper of Wednesday, May 3, 2017 is as false and provocative as it is inciteful. In More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Friday, April 28th, 2017
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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 More...

By Muhammed Adamu 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 Muhammed Adamu 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 Muhammed Adamu 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 Muhammed Adamu 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 Muhammed Adamu On Friday, February 26th, 2016

Buhari: Our President, their Deity

This biggest challenge in the assessment of any government is always the counterforce of a marked legion of partisans loyal to it, and willing to employ both literary and physical violence to defend it and malign More...

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APC and Akande’s strange postulations

A Yoruba adage says agbakiiwalojakioriomotuntunwo. It presupposes that elders are sta¬bilising forces for the peace of society. It gives preeminence to the role of elders in guaranteeing stability and peaceful More...