Saturday, 31 October, 2020

Category: Opinion


…throws weight behind IGP Adamu A  Civil Society Organisation, Citizens Action for Good Governance (CAGG), Wednesday, declared that Nigeria is not descending into lawlessness and anarchy as reported in some quarters. Refuting the claim, the National Coordinator, CAGG, Nazir Galadanchi, Read more…


On the 23/10/2020 between 8:30am and 6:30pm, hoodlums in large numbers under the guise of “END SARS” protesters attacked Amichi,Osumeyi,Ezinifite and Ukpor Divisions all under Nnewi South LGA of Anambra State. Suspects also attacked Oraifite Area Command/ Division, vandalized and Read more…


TONY OKAFOR chronicles some of the incidents that gave the Awkuzu Special Anti-Robbery Squad facility in Anambra State the notoriety of a cell where SARS officers carried out extrajudicial killings The stiff resistance by security agents to allow the #EndSARS Read more…


“To call for the end of Buhari means that you are trying to dig your grave and next week will be battle week. We will eliminate anyone that says or carries the sign of “end Buhari” within Abuja or elsewhere”- Read more…


Azuka Onwuka After about one week of street protests against the blatant acts of harassment, torture, extortion, sexual molestation, and murder perpetrated on young men and women by the special unit of the Nigeria Police called Special Anti-Robbery Squad, the Read more…


War and conflict have remained man’s unending afflictions, with devastating consequences, some of which remain painfully permanent. Conflict has been generally accepted as an inevitable concomitant of human interaction. What has not been generally accepted is that conflict does not Read more…


I am supporting Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala for the role of Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO). My belief in her capability to efficiently and creatively steer the affairs of the presently stressed WTO is founded on my understanding of her Read more…


Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, went to the ancient city of Benin, saw and faced  the agents of a siege , conquered the godfather. But he was also quick to give credit to all those who joined him in the battle Read more…


SIR: Anambra is perhaps one of the few states in Nigeria that have chalked up some good mention. Her respect comes not from her size, but her worth. She has limited land space – the next smallest state after Lagos and Read more…


This piece is not meant to please any mortal who is anybody anywhere, but written to set the records straight in the light of truth and facts. And if in the end of these scribbled words I end up hurting Read more…


Dear Alhaji Lai Mohammed, I didn’t know I would have to comment on the state of the nation again so soon after a recent response to presidential spokesman, Mallam Garba Shehu, on the courage exhibited by the President, Major General Read more…


So much has been said and written about the person of Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala. She is one of the most popular women in Africa today and there are good reasons for that. This is not just due to her previous Read more…