At a small pharmaceutical shop in a South West capital city last week, I had an encounter with a woman; a middle –aged woman who had the look of…

Though Nigeria lay claim to independence in 1960, that day, in the real sense, marked the handing over of the sovereignty of the people to another set of lordship under…

YORUBA RONU: EKITI AND THE RETURN OF JOGUNOMI

Ekiti and the return of Jogunomi   By Adewale Adeoye With penultimate week’s primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), we need to ask, will the anchor of Ekiti people…

Whoever think the June 21st and August 9th governorship elections in Ekiti and Osun states are far away must be mistaken. They are already here knocking on the door. The…

FOR BUKOLA, GBEMI SARAKI, IT’S FIGHT-TO-THE-FINISH

There is no doubt that some amount of sibling rivalry must exist between the immediatepast governor of Kwara State, Senator Bukola Saraki, and his blood sister, Senator Gbemi Rukayat Saraki…

Obasanjo’s Letter, the Outcry and Breakfast in Kenya

Since former President Obasanjo’s letter to President Jonathan, where he upbraided the president and accused him of sundry offences, got to the public domain, there have been reactions and counter…