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Friday, 22 February 2019

The Buhari Legacy Project By Reuben Abati

President Muhammadu Buhari’s strategists, if they are at work at all, are chasing ants and ignoring the elephant in the room. They do him great disservice. Their oversight is hubristically determined either by incapacity or a vendetta-induced distraction. It is…

MONGUNO: How Not To Be NSA

By Abu Duniya (GVE) – Unfortunately there is no body of document that one can resort to in defining what the tasks of a National Security Adviser (NSA) are. The job description is agreed to be what the incumbent Commander-in-Chief says…

JCI, NHRC Reports: What Is FG Waiting For?

Anthony Kolawole (GVE) – ‘Save Zakzaky’s Life Group of Nigeria’, the new creation of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) has threatened to overwhelm Abuja, the nation’s capital with protests if their leader, Mr Ibraheem El-Zakyzaky is not released from the…

Bola Tinubu And Those Who Want Him Dead

I do not like to delve into matters touching and concerning the APC because I am not a member. However what is happening in the ruling party today transcends partisan politics and should be a concern to us all. At…

Buhari’s Rare Presidential Accolade To Nigerian Armed Forces

By Israel Abiodun (GVE) – Life is sweeter when people or the institutions are accorded recognition or appreciated by others based on merit or excellence. It is more fun and it invokes a justified feeling of haughtiness and fulfillment, when such…

El-Zakzakky: Why The Law Must Take Its Course

Alphonsus Okeme (GVE) – “Nigeria is pouring fuel on fire.” This is the recent instigative catch-phrase or the inflammatory remarks of immediate past Iranian Ambassador to Nigeria, His Excellency, Saeed Koozechi over the detention of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) Leader,…

Terrorism: Beyond Turkey unto Iran

Sandra Awulu (GVE) – It took the dehumanising deportation of Nigerian students for the Federal Government to wake up to the reality that Turkey is not its friend and that whatever they have by way of relationship is borne out…

Tinubu’s Sword of Damocles Against the North

By Andrew Jam (GVE) – Undeniably, It is dangerous to become an unrepentant “displayer” of ego. It is more dangerous when the veiled persona is no longer hideous and plies his trade a manner that aims to intimidate and blackmail…