Opinion

On Your Marks! The Governorship Race For Anambra State Gets Hot

By Odinaka Mezue Ever since the landmark Supreme Court ruling that altered the Nigerian electoral calendar, Anambra State’s Governorship election timing became different from the rest of the States. Anambra being an exceptional State usually elicits so much interest from different quarters across the country and even beyond during election. 2021 is the year and the political momentum is increasingly ...

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Re: Rivers APC: Aguma Remains Chairman – Abe

By Ogbonna Nwuke We have studied the position put out in the public domain by Senator Magnus Ngei Abe who represented the Rivers South-East Senatorial District in the National Assembly on the platform of our great Party. In it, Senator Abe who apparently picks up the garb of a lawyer and the tone of a jurist declares that Hon. Igo ...

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Gov Bello’s COVID-19 Cocktail

By Casmir Igbokwe If he had been a medical doctor or pharmacist, Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State would have been a disaster. His COVID-19 cocktail would have been a bizarre mixture. But he is not in the medical profession. Hence, it is still a puzzle where he got his coronavirus mishmash from. Recently, Bello bellowed that COVID-19 was a hoax. ...

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Edo And The APC ‘Corn Men’

By Casmir Igbokwe That popular photo of Adams Oshiomhole and Godwin Obaseki relishing corn together a few years ago vividly describes the nature of our politics today. That was when both of them campaigned together for the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State. Then, Oshiomhole, the just sacked National Chairman of the ruling party, was a delight to watch ...

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Nigeria Before Consoludation And Soludo’s Anambra Cross

By Joe Anatune Patrick Osemene Ph.D, teaches pharmacy at Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife. He heads the department too. Pat was my best man and has been a remarkable friend till date. He is inquisitive and enquiring like the scientist he is. He is enamoured by Prof. Chukwuma Soludo’s personality and track records of performance in public office. Last week, ...

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Plot By ACN Bloc To Dump APC Thickens

By Wale Akinola With three years away to the expiration of the tenure of President Muhammadu Buhari as President of Nigeria, intense jostling over his successor has begun in rabid earnest. Here are the issues at play, the major players to watch and the shape of things to come. In recent months, the recurring topic of discussion among major political ...

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