The 2018 Annual Reunion Dinner Lecture of Government Secondary School Owerri Old Boys’ Association, scheduled for March 3 in Owerri, will be delivered by Sir Jonas Odocha. Sir Odocha obtained his Higher School Certificate from the school in 1965....
By Apollos Nwauwa When the story about a big snake swallowing N36 million at JAMB office in Benue State broke and went viral in several news media, many thought it was a huge joke. When the story of the menacing...
By Peter Okutu The Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign state of Biafra, MASSOB, Monday described former Olusegun Obasanjo’s dealings with Ndigbo as hypocritical and a camouflage with a bad intention to keep Ndigbo marginalized in the country. Obasanjo...
South East Elders Forum has resolved to support President Muhammadu Buhari for a second tenure if he decides to contest even as the forum urged the president not to relent in his fight against corruption. The decision to support Buhari for...
A former chief executive of the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, Mr. Mustafa Chike-Obi, who is presently the executive vice-chairman of Alpha African Advisory, in this interview with Obinna Chima, spoke on developments in the Nigerian economy, leadership, as well...
By Scott Shane Bags of cash delivered to a Rome hotel for favored Italian candidates. Scandalous stories leaked to foreign newspapers to swing an election in Nicaragua. Millions of pamphlets, posters and stickers printed to defeat an incumbent in Serbia. The...
•They have been cheated for too long •Hausa, Yoruba are Nigeria’s problems •North’s consensus presidential candidate will fail Former governor of old Kaduna State and National Chairman of Peoples Redemption Party (PRP), Alhaji Abdulkadir Balarabe Musa, has called for the zoning of the...
By Bola A. Akinterinwa A new pattern of leadership succession is gradually emerging in the political governance of Africa, and therefore, further strengthening the peculiarities of democracy in Africa. Democracy in Africa is sometimes operated differently. For instance, if election...
By Farooq A. Kperogi, Ph.D. Twitter: @farooqkperogi A Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) clerk by the name of Philomina Chieshe reportedly told auditors recently that the 36 million naira realized from the sale of JAMB scratch cards couldn’t be accounted for...
The National Assembly has a strong supporter in ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on its decision re-ordering the sequence of the 2019 elections. Jonathan said the new arrangement was in order and would go a long way in ensuring that more quality...