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UI VC: Why Education Minister Adamu must act now

"The education minister has a responsibility to stop the politicisation of the UI VC selection process to prove his innocence." Olabisi Deji-Folutile   Again, Nigeria’s 72-year-old University...

PTF Pushing Effective Covid-19 Vaccine Management in Nigeria

  By Tajudeen Kareem and Maureen Chigbo No fewer than 2.3 million Nigerians registered their preparedness to receive the AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine jab within 48 hours...

Buhari and His Tinubu Frankenstein By Festus Adedayo

The news last week that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) had begun a probe into the finances of former governor of Lagos...

Nigeria’s Absurdity:  Stakeholders meetings with bandits, no round-table on education

"Our governors prefer to leave their schools unprotected, unequipped and pay billions in ransoms to bandits" Olabisi Deji-Folutile School should be a fun place - an...

A Roguish Leadership Crisis and the New Rationalisation of Evil: The Nigerian Debacle

By Tope Akinnola Nigeria as it is today is wobbling and jiggling, teetering like a fat man walking down the street, vacillating between sanity and...

A piece of advice for our randy lecturers By Olabisi Deji-Folutile

A lecturer at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, (UNN) has been in the news for the wrong reasons since the beginning of the week....

Mad Cows And Even Madder Narratives By Wole Soyinka

The most distressful aspect of my recent interaction with cows and herders is that it has created a most unwanted distraction from the ongoing...

Nigerian leaders’ inability to think is getting to the point of insanity

"Or which sane leaders will continue to watch their country’s dysfunctional education system deteriorate and yet spend billions to develop other countries’ educational sectors?...

A Daughter’s Passionate Appeal

On June 22, 2021, my dad, *Azuka Jebose*, will turn 60. This is an especially poignant milestone for our family, as on this same...

Ibarapa crisis in the face of media abundance

Tunde Akanni Not known to be a protégé of any ‘big’ political dynasty in Oyo State as such, suddenly, Seyi Makinde manifested prior2015 governorship election....

Oyeweso, Distinguished Historian, Ascends The Sixth Floor

Tunde Akanni Incontrovertibly one of the most intellectually engaging historians of our time, Professor Abdul Gafar Siyan Oyeweso, manifests by the day in several discourses...

TRIBUTE: At 70: The Sun Set For Galadima Dr GTN Ajakpo A Friend And Prayer Partner

By Folu Olamiti, FNGE As I punch the key-board to write this, it still feels like a dream. A very bad dream. As I struggle...
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