Senate and rationalism

For the second time in less than three months Ibrahim Magu, the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission, EFCC appeared before the Upper Chamber of the National Assembly for screening and subsequent confirmation as substantive chairman. Magu was twice unlucky as he was said to have failed to cross the screening hurdle. That development More...

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By Muhammed Adamu On Monday, March 6th, 2017

Genesis, solutions to Southern Kaduna crisis

Fire can easily be extinguished when it is a flickering flame. It could then be blown out orally or quenched by a flutter of a hand. But if ignored or abandoned it will rapidly develop into a ravenous blaze, consuming More...

Buhari’s reported home sickness
By Muhammed Adamu On Monday, February 20th, 2017

Buhari’s reported home sickness

The saying, there is no place like home, is a succinct, age-old axiom generally universally considered as truth. People who are quite inclined to savor their wellbeing and enjoy the luxury of their abode have always More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Monday, February 6th, 2017

Irrepressible corruption in Nigeria

Nigeria is truly a very interesting country, full of ironies and paradoxes. Its citizens are clever and quick-witted, mentally sharp in the art of circumventing laws and order when committing acts that seems absurd More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Monday, January 30th, 2017

Embarrassing scarcity

Socio-economic problems in this country are recurrent and often defy all conceiveable solutions. They may be seasonal or annual, depending on their nature and the conditions facilitating them. The commonest among More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Monday, January 23rd, 2017

Callous rice farmers

The efforts of the Federal Government to ensure food sufficiency by boosting rice production in Kebbi State is threatened by the unbecoming attitude of the farmers who are reluctant to repay the over seventeen billion More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Monday, January 16th, 2017

Fifty-one years after Sardauna

It is generally established that time changes everything; but a long span of time was completely incapable of transforming the mentality and political viewpoints of some Nigerians. As a result, the unfortunate events More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Monday, January 9th, 2017

Curious exchange visits

It is often said that success breeds ambition, especially the one that involves a remarkable achievement. The deft political move by two seemingly incompatible political parties to fuse in 2014 was unprecedented More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016

Imperatives of wearing Hijab

One of the most unfortunate things about the advent of Boko Haram terrorism is how it has erroneously depicted Islam in a poor light, making people believe that it was championing the cause of Islam by using its More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Monday, December 19th, 2016
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Anxiety in the North-west

Farmers in the far-northern areas of Zamfara, Katsina and Sokoto states are currently facing great difficulties with an urgent need for immediate assistance and succor, this is because incessant abductions and kidnapping More...

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