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Will Osun Pensioners live in anguish forever in Governor Oyetola’s hand?

In the recent past, whenever things are under disarray in Osun State with the government, the victims used to run to the traditional leaders...

AbdulRazaq: Two years of reasserting Kwara’s leadership by Rafiu Ajakaye

One interesting takeaway from the American presidential democracy is the undying culture of people marking the milestones of their elected leaders — like the...

International Biodiversity Day: We Are Part of the Solution

I love the word ‘biodiversity’. Why? Perhaps, it is because the concept is so magnificent, wide and thrilling. The International Day of Biodiversity is...

NYSC: Open Letter to Kwara South Senator, Arch Lola Ashiru

Dear Senator Lola Ashiru, I write to you as one of the good people of Kwara South Senatorial District that voted for you in...

Plane Crash: Farewell To Our Hero

The battlefield is laced with deadly thorns and rocky explosion of Boko Bombs. They danced and survived the rhythm of death in Sambisa and casket houses their...

NLC Strike: The Hell In El-rufai

At times, one would think those who are learned and versed in a particular field of study will perform better in the helm of...

Oyetola: Doing Much More with Much Less

No government anywhere in the world can successfully embark on any meaningful capital project without a substantial fiscal base. Essentially, insufficiency or nonavailability of...

Oyetola: The Sanctity of a Personality in Polity

There is nothing like government without machineries who steer the affairs of governance. But there's a caveat here; the sanctity of the personality of...

Students, Set The Pace For Your Future

You see, whenever I think of students of the 19th Century and compare them with the ones of the 21st Century, I see that...

Pantami: Their fear, our hope (1)

By Muhammad Auwal Ibrahim It is very important and necessary for people like me who are in the media field to sort facts out of...

Does NLC become a toothless bulldog?

The Nigerian Labor Congress, NLC has slowed in its activities and become sedative in its pressure of protecting Nigerian workers' and pensioners' interests. For many...

Nigerians and self-determination

Whenever I hear of frontline people like Sunday Adeyemo on something pertaining to self-determination, I always remember the story of Professor Adesegun Banjo,...

El-Rufai: The chickens have come home to roost

By Reginald Tobin No doubt, the administration of former President Goodluck Jonathan was not perfect as the country witnessed security challenges during his reign. Apart from...

Kwara State and Strides in Security

Ipso facto, provision of security for life and properties is amongst the primary duties of any responsible government at any level. It has since...

Wisdom of the legendary Alajo Somolu

One of the most common Yoruba sayings is, "ori re pe bi Alajo Somolu, to ta motor to fi ra keke" (you are intelligent...