By FEMI ADESINA October 31, 2015 – What do you do during a flight that lasts nine hours and six minutes? You read. You sleep. You wake, and sleep again.…

In Far Away Conakry, Guinea, Tinubu’s Political Prowess Holds Sway

By Sunday Dare Though the October 11, 2015 presidential elections in Guinea Conakry have come and gone, not many would forget in a long time the key role played by…

Re: Imperatives of a Re-jig of Oyo State Education Sector

By Jim Badru I read with astonishment the above-mentioned title in your esteemed WESTERN POST of 13-19 September, 2015 edition, as authored by Dr. Gbade Ojo, the immediate-past Special Adviser on…

Ladoja and Thumbs Revolution

CONSEQUENT upon the official declaration of the campaign by the Accord Party in Oyo State, its Governorship candidate, Senator Rashidi Adewolu Ladoja, has been infesting the state with the thumbs…

Simple Needed Laws Nigerian Politicians Will Not Pass

By Anthony A. Kila What do you think is the main problem facing Nigeria? Yes, you are not the only that think so. Go to any part of Nigeria or…

Controversial Mbu’s Redeployment to Lagos, Any Sinister Motive?

The question that has propped up in some quarters after the sudden redeployment of controversial cop Joseph Mbu from Abuja to Lagos to take charge of Zone 2 Command is…

Bank Robberies in South-west: Enough!!

The spate of bank robberies accompanied by mindless killings and blood letting in Ekiti, Ondo and Lagos states is alarming and calls for urgent and workable strategy by the Police…

2015: The Challenge Before Jega

By Olumide Bajulaiye When Professor Attiru Jega was appointed Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission in June 2010 nobody including the cynical Nigeria press could fault President Goodluck Jonathan’s decision, not…

This Evil Called Ibon Oselu

Seems like Ibon Oselu is back on the political stage of Oyo State. What my people call Ibon Oselu is carefully concocted and unfounded allegations fabricated by political opponents and…

Ever wondered why children of well-to-do and influential Nigerians like Late Lam Adesina, Chief Omololu Olunloyo, late Chief Fani Kayode and Gen. Raji Rasaki add their father’s first name to…