Publisher’s Corner

Presidential Poll And El-Rufai’s Delusions

By Casmir Igbokwe There will never be peace for the wicked ones. Yes, that is what all those plotting to foist a clearly unfit character as the next President of Nigeria are – wicked and selfish. These same selfish politicians worked for the emergence of President Muhammadu Buhari in 2015. Some of us warned against this then. Today, we are ...

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Buhari’s Heart Is Not With Tinubu

By Casmir Igbokwe These are not the best of times for the Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu. The other day, the Director, Civil Society Liaison in the APC Presidential Campaign Council (PCC), Hajia Naja’atu Muhammad, resigned from the PCC and the APC. She has been spilling the beans regarding her association with Tinubu. ...

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Authority Stealing: Atiku, Tinubu Should Step Down

By Casmir Igbokwe God bless the soul of Fela Anikulapo Kuti. In 1980, the legendary Nigerian musician released one of his hit songs, “Authority Stealing”. The lyrics of the song go like this: “You be thief (I no be thief); You be rogue (I no be rogue); You dey steal (I no dey steal); You be robber (I no be ...

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Atiku, Tinubu’s Poisoned Bread To Ndigbo

By Casmir Igbokwe The Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, deserves some pity. In his campaign rally held in Enugu last Wednesday, January 11, 2023, Tinubu committed an affront to the Igbo people of Nigeria. Addressing a crowd of his South-East supporters and party faithful, the former Lagos State Governor said they would not ...

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Peter Obi As Nigeria’s Man Of The Year

By Casmir Igbokwe As soon as Mr. Peter Obi entered the compound of Chief Benji Uba, his friend and host, the atmosphere became electrified. That was on Friday, December 30, 2022. Mr. Obi had visited Isuofia community in Aguata Local Government Area of Anambra State to interact with Aguata Stakeholders. As the Labour Party (LP) presidential candidate moved round to ...

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Akulu-Isuofia: Good Anambra Example In Community Development

By Casmir Igbokwe Anambra state is reputed for its wealthy and influential citizens. It is the home of Obi Cubana, ABC Orjiako, Innocent Chukwuma (Innoson), Allen Onyema (Air Peace boss), Paul Okonkwo (Pokobros) and others too numerous to mention. The state also has great leaders and scholars like the late Dim Chukwuemeka Odimegwu Ojukwu, the late Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe, the ...

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Christmas In A Troubled Nation

Casmir Igbokwe This year, I didn’t hear much of “Jingle Bells, Jingle Bells, Jingle all the way…” The reason is not hard to guess. Nigerians have gone through a lot in recent times. People can’t sing “jingle bells” on empty stomach. They can’t chorus “Feliz Navidad” when there is no hope of a good job; when they are not sure ...

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Corruption As Greatest Threat To 2023 Elections

By Casmir Igbokwe Recently, a Guatemalan court sentenced former President Otto Perez and his Vice-President, Roxana Baldetti, to 16 years in prison each for corruption. They were also fined $1.10 million and $1.06 million respectively. Perez and Baldetti were found guilty of illicit association and customs fraud network that stole about $3.5 million in state funds. They were accused of ...

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Chintex And Nigeria’s Political Assassination Industry

By Casmir Igbokwe Few days ago, I watched with horror the viral video of the brutal killing of a certain young man. Like a carpenter trying to drive a six-inch nail on a hard wood, the killer repeatedly hit the skull of his victim with hammer. The man’s skull broke into pieces. With relish, the cannibal ate some pieces of ...

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Tinubu’s Worrisome Mumbo Jumbo

By Casmir Igbokwe Since the campaign for the 2023 presidential election started last September, I have soaked myself in sorrowful laughter. What with the jibes campaign spokespersons like Dino Melaye, Festus Keyamo and Femi Fani-Kayode throw at their opponents. The gaffes by the Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, have added spice to the ...

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