Opinion: Choices Come with consequences

By Olalekan Waheed ADIGUN No matter how anyone may look at it, in life, we all have to make choices. In many cases, these are tough choices. The problem, often, is not in making these choices but in our preparations to face the worst, should these choices go bad (as they many a time do). […]

Opinion: Setting the records Straight By Olalekan Waheed ADIGUN

By Olalekan Waheed ADIGUN I received an email recently from one Mr. Sam C. Okudah , containing an attached document replying my article, IGBOS AND THE BUHARI’S GOVERNMENT. With the manner the document was sent, one would have thought it was just a private mail for my viewing only to later lean that it has been […]

On Federal Character and Nation Building

By Olalekan Waheed ADIGUN In the late 1960s and early 1970s, African statesman, President Julius Kambarage Nyerere of Tanzania strongly advocated what he called “Nation building” for fragile post-Colonial African states. The fragility of these states soon became obvious and was exposed in several lights: Dr. Hastings Kamuzu Banda of Malawi declared himself President-for-Life; In Lesotho, […]

Opinion: Igbos and The Buhari’s Government

By Olalekan Waheed ADIGUN The Igbos have not hidden their contempt for the All Progressives Congress (APC) since its formation in 2013. The party’s image has not been redeemed among Igbos with the APC Government led by President Muhammadu Buhari yet to appoint anyone from the South East, the home of the Igbos into his government. […]

Opinion: Fani-Kayode -Saying “yes”, when you mean to say “No”

By Olalekan Waheed ADIGUN When the All Progressives Congress (APC) was formed, one of its immediate challenges that came up was dealing with the ultra-conservatives elements that have found their way into its ranks. At that point the party could not provide satisfactory answers to the question of the presence of reactionary elements like Femi […]

Bihari’s Critics and their early lead by Olalekan Waheed ADIGUN

By Olalekan Waheed ADIGUN Victory is sweet; no one wants to be associated with defeat in a culture that makes people avoid defeat like a plague. Not wanting to be classified as “failures” after their “hero” last the presidential election, President Muhammadu Buhari’s opponents or better still critics appear to be cruising off with an […]

Opinion: PDP Crisis: Are things falling Apart?

Many thoughts have been shared about the “great fall” of the People’s Democratic Party(PDP) in Nigeria. How the mighty fall. It only reminds me of the soap opera we saw as children The Rich Also Cry. Does this title have anything to do with “our great party”?

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