Opinion

[OPINION] Nigeria: Dying Citizens, Resting President by Festus Ogun [A MUST READ]

While countless number of innocent citizens die like Christmas fowl on a daily basis, President Mohammadu Buhari is on an illegal private vacation in the UK. This disturbing tragedy can, however, only occur in a country that places politics over governance; a country that is ruled and not governed. [READ ALSO] JUST IN: Reps Invite ‘This Man’ Buhari To Explain Widespread Killings By Bandits, Kidnappers [READ MORE] Before now, I had thought that the security and welfare of the people is the primary purpose of our government but I was obviously mistaken. Our leaders are out there to destroy us! In fact, it seems the political leadership of the country derives [Read]

Opinion: AFTERMATH OF OGUN POLLS! Amosun + GNI — “WHAT IF….” by John Izabi [AN INTERESTING READ]

AMOSUN + GNI  – THE EXPECTED ALLIANCE THAT NEVER MATERIALIZED – “WHAT IF…..” by John Izabi ‘The Salient Pen Pusher’   Prelude to the just concluded 2019 general elections, especially the Gubernatorial polls in Ogun – the Gateway state, and with the heated political atmosphere that permeated the entire state, one would have thought the outcome of the much anticipated electioneering process would be declared INCONCLUSIVE with its attendant consequences cum drama. But lo and behold, the dust is finally settling. And winners have started emerging with the losers already kicking and venting their displeasure while apportioning blames and counting their losses. Some might say, that’s expected though. However, What [Read]

[OPINION] Ogun APC Stone-throwing Rally: The Many Faces of SIA, …Advantage DA by Olalekan Akanji [READ MORE]

  The dreadful display and show of shame by the Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun (SIA) as well as the unforgivable disregard to the office and person of the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria by his cohorts yesterday in Abeokuta, during the rally of the Presidential Candidate of the APC, President Muhammad Buhari, GCFR, is well documented in the history books of Ogun State. In what appeared to be a battle of wits, the sinking Governor orchestrated and hatched a plot to undermine the party’s leadership and prevent the ‘traditional presentation’ of the party’s flag bearer in the March 2 Governorship election in Ogun State, Mr. Dapo [Read]