Opinion

Comparing Saudi Arabia With Nigeria, Why Buhari Is Right On Budget, By Kolawole Omole

Saudi Arabia has described the current prices of oil as "rock bottom". So you can start to imagine the bottom of a gigantic granitic rock in your village if you are from one of the basement complex areas of...

Why Nigeria Must Accord High Priority To Science And Technology, By President Muhammadu Buhari

It is with great pleasure that I welcome you all to this first meeting of the National Research and Innovation Council (NIRC) which was inaugurated on 18TH February, 2014.I am aware that Nigeria must accord high priority to Science and...

Transforming Nigeria Together: How To Develop A Nation Through Science And Technology, By Pastor Sunday Adelaja

Part One:Galileo Galilei, Michael Servetus, Henry Odenburg, Gerhard Domagk and Albert Einstein. What do all these people have in common? Some will be quick to say that all of them are scientists. Yes, indeed that would be a correct...

Lies Against Me By Sahara Reporters – Femi Fani-Kayode

I read with amusement the allegation that was made in saharareporters, the unofficial media wing of the Buhari administration, the SSS and the EFCC,,  that I was given 1.7 billion naira cash by President Goodluck Jonathan. This is false. A few...

Jonathan To The African Sun Times: Thank You For Naming Me International Person Of 2015

I thank The African Sun Times for naming me as its International Person of the year, 2015.I am indeed humbled by this honour. When I think about it, I understand why this medium may have thought me worthy of...

Buhari’s Media Chat And The Words Of A Tyrant, By Femi Fani-Kayode 

Mr. President, you will recall that I wrote you an open letter on December 28th, 2015,  which I sincerely hope you found most gratifying, illuminating and helpful. That was two days before your Presidential media chat which took place...

Why Online Journalists Are “Too Hard” On President Buhari, By Simon Ateba

Sometimes old friends tell me, "Simon, you guys online are too hard on President Buhari, was PDP better?"My answers are always the same: "I do not think for a second that PDP was better or that President Goodluck...

Biafra Republic: A Myth Or Reality? By Adedayo Osho

On Friday 6th of November 2015, South-East largest city, Onitsha witnessed thousands of anti-government demonstrators, primarily under the aegis of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB staged Million Man March protesting the continued detention of their group leader and managing...

Why Buhari Can’t Be Tight-lipped Over National Assembly Immunity Proposal, By Kolawole Olaniyan

Imagine that members of the 8th National Assembly had announced during the recent general election campaigns exactly how they were going to tear up section 308 of the 1999 Constitution (which protects the president, vice president, governors and their...

The Last Flight! The Hajj Tragedy! The Pain! By Imam Imam

The tragedy that befell the Islamic world during last Hajj may now be a fading memory to majority of people; but to the families of the victims, the pain and anguish of the tragedy that happened in Saudi Arabia...

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