Of Kites, Chicks, and the Racists of Nigeria

Pius Adesanmi | 2014-11-25
Of Kites, Chicks, and the Racists of Nigeria

Last week, this column called for the sacking of Air France from Nigeria in order to send a strong message to the government of France

More than 40 people killed by 2 female suicide bombers in Maiduguri

The Associated Press | 2014-11-25
More than 40 people killed by 2 female suicide bombers in Maiduguri

The teenage girls entered the busy marketplace separately Tuesday, their vests of explosives hidden beneath their full hijabs.

President Jonathan's "I don't give a damn!" as a Standing Order of Impunity

Ogaga Ifowodo | 2014-11-25
President Jonathan's

By condoning, if not authorising, serial acts of impunity, is President Jonathan transforming democracy by redefining it as minority rule? Or simply returning us to the forgotten epoch of might is right? The most popular definition of democracy

A SYNOPSIS OF THE PAST AND PRESENT

Prof. Femi Ajayi | 2014-11-25
A SYNOPSIS OF THE PAST AND PRESENT

I wondered who brainwashed Nigerians to believe that the country was 100 years old in 2014. Unfortunately, an average Nigerian has at least two different birth certificates and uses each of them as conveniently possible. Is Nigeria 100 years of age?

Farmers-Herdsmen Conflict: The Jigawa Solution

Zayyad I. Muhammad | 2014-11-25
Farmers-Herdsmen Conflict: The Jigawa Solution

Reports of bloody clashes between farmers and herdsmen have become a recurrent problem that most Nigerians are concerned about, because its ripples affect everyone in the country.

The Day David Mark Was Face-Marked

Abdulateef Usman | 2014-11-24
The Day David Mark Was Face-Marked

Let me first of all ask for permission from all language minders to allow me use these words "face-marked". It means slap.


 

THAT NOTORIOUS GATE IN ABUJA

THAT NOTORIOUS GATE IN ABUJA

Fellow Nigerians, today is one of those days that I don’t even know where to start from. I’m sure you won’t blame me for finding myself in this lethargic and somnambulist state.