Category: Opinion

Why it is Difficult to End Insecurity in Ankpa

For a few years, Ankpa local government area of Kogi state has been struggling with insecurity which has called for much attention and how to put an end to this ugly...

Pius Kolawole: Making Yagba West the Economic Nerve Center of Kogi State

Some of the critical variables to be considered in the choice of leadership are capacity and competency. This is indefatigably demonstrated by the Executive Chairman of...

Educated But Jobless: A Call to Action

Imagine a graduate with top-notch emblem for excellence seeking for job in a country where politicians collect billions in the guise of wardrobe allowance. How do we...

Attah Igala Stool: Skewed Process and the Gathering Storm

The succession contest for the paramount Igala royal stool must rank as one of the least rancorous and acrimonious globally. For a stool so revered that its occupant is...

The ‘Rebel Governor’, Fani-Kayode and Scare of ‘Achan Effects’

Achan, have you read about him in the holy book? how he disobeyed God’s instruction for children of Israel not to touch properties of those defeated in war. Achan...

2023 Presidency: Why Gov. Yahaya Bello is Better Option

The calls to have Gov. Yahaya Bello as the country’s next President may not be a surprise for anyone who is familiar with our socio-political landscape knowing that he...

How Governor Yahaya Bello Raises the Youths as Leaders of Today

Professor Pius Adesanmi [of blessed memory] would always lament the reduction of Nigerian youth to handbags and mobile phones minders for the political elites. He was...

Death of Visiting Diaspora Nigerians, Insecurity and Future on the Edge

In the last three years, the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, NIDCOM, have reported that remittances into Nigeria hovers around 25 billion dollars. This translates to...

IGP’s Service Extension: Why Buhari Got it Wrong

On September 16, 2020, President Muhammadu Buhari signed the Nigeria Police Force (Establishment) Bill into law. The law replaces its 1943 colonial antecedent which has...

COVID-19: The Rebel Governor, Presidential Taskforce and Conspiracy Theory

In modern history, there has never been an outbreak of pandemic that generated so much controversy like the ravaging coronavirus pandemic. Even the dreadful days of...