• President Muhammadu Buhari

    Much Ado About Buhari’s Ministerial List

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    Politically speaking, President Muhammadu Buhari’s ministerial list is okay. Merit nko? Mba! Well, I always want to see a flavour of politics added to a political cocktail. That makes it sweeter. Of course, I notice some imbalances, but there is counterbalancing in the list. I also notice reward for hardwork and dedication to a political…

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    Emir Sanusi: Raising Dust In Water

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    I have made this argument about a year ago when the rumour of Emir Muhammadu Sanusi’s marriage to a “minor” raised some dusts. The age of consent varies according to culture and religion, I had argued. I don’t know why one would waste energy criticizing cultural practices that are contrary to his religion, culture or…

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  • Conversation With Baba

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    “Baba, let’s go straight to the issues trending in the media. Nigerians are worried about your frequent junkets, saying there are important matters needing your attention at home.” “First of all, let me say that I was in Niger Republic to discuss with President Mohammed Yusuf issues of regional cooperation towards fighting insurgency. These ragtag…

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  • Senate

    Senate Presidency: A Case For Reason

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    Nobody doubts the efforts of Senators Bukola Saraki, Ahmed Lawan, Ali Ndume, among others in standing for Buhari when he toiled to get the APC presidential ticket. The sacrifice should earn one of them, preferably Senator Bukola Saraki, the position of Senate President. I hate politics of religion – and region. More dismaying is talking…

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