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The Avoidable Tragedy At Abule Ado By Tony Ademiluyi

  The current corona virus has taken over discourse across the world so much so that I have written on it twice to underscore its severity. This has made us oblivious to the local tragedies…

COVID 19: FAILURE OF NIGERIAN LEADERSHIP By Tony Ademiluyi

  The corona virus or covid 19 first broke out in Wuhan, China in December 2019. It took the nation which is touted to be the most populous by surprise as the death toll was…

Comrade Adams Oshiomhole: Rebel with a cause? By Tony Ademiluyi

  Comrade Adams Aliyu Oshiomhole burst into national consciousness in 1999 when he was elected the numero uno Nigerian Labour Leader as the President of the Nigerian Labour Congress. He had held several positions within…

Sanusi’s Deposition: Matters Arising By Tony Ademiluyi

  In 1947 when the British Raj left India after being there for well over three centuries, the newly created independent state of India opted to do away with the traditional institutions that had been…

Happy Birthday Awo By Tony Ademiluyi

  The late sage, Chief Obafemi Awolowo was born on March 6, 1909 – yesterday marked his posthumous 111th birthday. Life tossed a cruel blow in 1920 when at the tender age of eleven, he…

Trash Social Media Bill, Groups Tell Nigerians By Emmanuel Udom

The die is cast, the stage is set. Should Nigerians trash the social media bill?  This is one big question that has gone viral, few hours to the D-day. Informed individuals, groups, journalists, bloggers, activists, students,…

Judges as final deciders: Democracy under Threat? By Tony Ademiluyi

  The 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln best defined the true meaning of democracy when he described it as the ‘Government of the people, for the people and by the people.’ The…

State-Sponsored Violence: Nigeria and the Politics of Vigilantism By Dr Michael Nwankpa

Nigeria, Africa’s largest economy, is currently experiencing an increase in partially or fully state-supported non-state armed group with Amotekun in the Southwest region, Shege Ka Fasa in the North, Ogbunigwe in the Southeast, while other…

Diaspora Voting: Matters Arising By Tony Ademiluyi

  The Nigerians in the Diaspora constitute a sizeable chunk of the Nigerian population and a majority of them play more than an active role in the quest for good governance in the country touted…

CACOL, CLO tackles APC, Judiciary, INEC over Supreme Court judgment on Bayelsa By Emmanuel Udom

  Executive Chairman, Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership, CACOL, Comrade Debo Adeniran, on Friday in Lagos, took the ruling All Progressives Party, APC, the judiciary and the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to the…