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Nigeria Customs of death By Lasisi Olagunju 

By Lasisi Olagunju  Grand ancestor of Nollywood, Ayinla Olumegbon's  'Wole Wole Arufin' (The Lawless Sanitary Inspector) was very popular in the 1970s. The story was...

OPINION: Lauretta Onochie As Metaphor by Azu Ishiekwene

The refusal of the Senate to confirm Lauretta Onochie, President Muhammadu Buhari’s nominee as national commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), is...

Legislating on admission age amid harvest of deaths by Olabisi Deji-Folutile

Violence against Nigerian students is growing at an alarming rate. Yet, there seems to be no hope of a quick end in sight. Aside...

The north’s misguided anger towards southern governors By Lasisi Olagunju

By Lasisi Olagunju  Aye ti ba je! (the world has gone bad). A US dollar exchanged for N504 at the weekend. What this means is...

The Party Is Over, Really? By Azu Ishiekwene

By Azu Ishiekwene If the defections from the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) continue at the current pace, the...

The cats in Igboho’s house By Lasisi Olagunju 

By Lasisi Olagunju  It was in Hubert Ogunde's 'Jayesinmi' that we last saw witches transforming into cats - black cat, red cat. I never knew...

Point Of Order: Desecration Of Our Sacred Spirituality By Tola Adeniyi

Nigerians of all faiths should rise up in condemnation of the Nigeria police men who stripped fellow human beings to their underpants and yanked...

Ataga And the Woman in The Mirror By Azu Ishiekwene

Azu Ishiekwene In one of my early journalism classes, my teacher, Olatunji Dare, said nothing sells like a judicious mix of crime, sex and money....

When a university is in the news for the wrong reasons By Olabisi Deji-Folutile

By Olabisi Deji-Folutile This may not be the best of time for some Nigerian higher institutions. While many of them are still struggling to shore...

Nigeria’s pandemic of hunger By Lasisi Olagunju 

By Lasisi Olagunju  Our Minister of Agriculture is Alhaji Muhammad Nanono from Kano State. The Minister of State for that ministry is Alhaji Mustapha Baba...

A President’s ‘Missing’ iPad And Other Perils By Azu Ishiekwene

Azu Ishiekwene Awkward moments are human, and hardly call attention when mere mortals are involved. But when the high and might trip, they make the...

Let Us Separate Peacefully By Tola Adeniyi

At one point or the other every known political leader in this contraption created by British commercial interest and greed, has described Nigeria as...
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