Falconets down Korea DPR 9-2, soar into final

FIFA | 2014-08-20
Falconets down Korea DPR 9-2, soar into final

Asisat Oshoala scored four times as Nigeria reached the final with a thumping 6-2 victory over Korea DPR in the highest-scoring semi-final in FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup history.

Is Civil Society To Blame

Pat Utomi | 2014-08-20
Is Civil Society To Blame

The failure, so far, to achieve the promise of Nigeria, the fractured and fragmented nature of Nigerian society and polity

Bola Tinubu, Nuhu Ribadu and Echoes of Treachery

Remi Oyeyemi | 2014-08-20
Bola Tinubu, Nuhu Ribadu and Echoes of Treachery

In this treacherous face-off between Tinubu and Ribadu, none of them is innocent. They are both complicit and guilty of treachery, not just against themselves, but against the country and its peoples. Tinubu had a public trust and he betrayed it with

Elections as Military Operations

Ogaga Ifowodo | 2014-08-19
Elections as Military Operations

By all sober reckoning, Professor Attahiru Jega has done quite well in his last two outings as Nigeria’s chief electoral officer and, so, democracy’s chief midwife in our turbulent turbulent country.

The Nuhu Ribadu Formula

Zayyad I. Muhammad | 2014-08-19
The Nuhu Ribadu Formula

Many factors were responsible for drafting Ribadu into the contest on the platform of the PDP