Opinion

NBC Code And The Non-Exclusivity Provision, By Sir Kunle Osisanya-Afolabi

We have watched and listened with utter amusement the various and varied interpretations of the Federal Government’s assertion and implementation of a provision that has been part and parcel of the Nigeria’s Broadcasting Code for many editions of its amendments – the NON-EXCLUSIVITY of contents especially International Sporting content. Article[…]

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Day Kuta Stood Still For Gen Tukur Buratai

The itinerant drummers were humming and drumming. Olowu of Kuta, His Royal Majesty  Oba Adekunle Oyelude Makama, Tegbosun 111, was moving round the new palace, inspecting everywhere to ensure that all is set. Occasionally, he will dashed out of the palace with his guards and the drummers. It was the[…]

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Yes, Nigeria Is Collapsing Forward, By Femi Adesina

In the past one week, those who think they own Nigeria, and their cohorts, have been making magisterial pronouncements on the state of the nation. What they couldn’t get through the ballot box in 2019, they are attempting to achieve through misinformation, disinformation, malevolence, false narrative, and outright malediction. Former[…]

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Alaafin Adeyemi, Bode Thomas, Tinubu, And The Oonirisa

By Bola Bolawole turnpot@gmail.com 0807 552 5533 You may have heard the story of the very unfortunate encounter between Alaafin Adeniran Adeyemi 11 (the father of the present Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi 111) and prominent politician and Action Group deputy leader, Chief Bode Thomas. According to Wikipedia, Chief[…]

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Tukur Buratai: Leading An Army For All….

By Yemi Saka  The primary role of Nigeria Army is not any different from Armies all over the world, which is to protect the territorial integrity of Nigeria against any act of aggression; foreign or domestic. This is not an exclusive role of the Army, but one which is shared[…]

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‘Bola Adams Tinubu’ Edo Will Not Listen, By Lucky Obase

In his five minute video submission on the upcoming Edo State gubernatorial election, Bola Ahmed Tinubu strangely laid claim to not only being a democrat, but the leader of all democrats in Nigeria irrespective of their political party.  He has harvested the lead of the democracy title in Nigeria in[…]

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NIDCOM @ One:So Far, So Good

By Abdur-Rahman Balogun It was a dream come true when on May 19, 2019, the hitherto office of Senior Special Assistant to the President on Diaspora Affairs and the occupier, Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa  transmuted to Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) following the Senate approval and confirmation of  Hon. Dabiri-Erewa as[…]

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Government Approved Fleecing: N50k Extortion Of Nigerians Abroad

By Bamidele Ademola-Olateju Words have been going round that COVID-19 was a cover for unprecedented looting and conversion, I believe it now. One Minister even swore that every Nigerian got COVID-19 money or “palliative”. Who dare confront her? It is the turn of those who reside abroad, travel for business[…]

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Now, Your Suffering Commences…

By Bola Bolawole turnpot@gmail.com  0807 552 5533 An authoritative report once described Nigerians as the happiest people in the world. That report came as a surprise to many because, even as at that time many years ago when things were not as parlous as they are now, Nigerians were nowhere[…]

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