Borderline Issues

Borderline Issues

I know very well just as you all do that all is not well with the country. When we call a place home, it remains so for as long as permitted by forces. However, external forces are not enough to crumble a home except there is an in-person or a traitor. There are quite a […]

Nigeria; The Beautiful Ones and a Rigid Structure

Nigeria; The Beautiful Ones and a Rigid Structure

When I was much younger, I thought that becoming the president would give me the very much needed leverage to effect a real change. So, whenever I hear about bad leadership, I am moved to shed tears. Times have passed and I too have had the opportunity to preside over smaller groups. In as much […]

His Excellency: A Spitting Image or a Messiah?

His Excellency: A Spitting Image or a Messiah?

They said that he has mastered an act capable of shelving the voice of the people. When a man cheats once, he may be forgiven. When he considers cheating his wife as the new-normal, he exemplifies the adage that says ‘a dog is bound to get lost if he shuns the hunter’s whistling. Ask around and […]

This Nigeria Na We Home; Make E No Pafuka

This Nigeria Na We Home; Make E No Pafuka

Insecurity has a far reaching negative multiplier effect. No one is excluded from it claws. It is able to sink a nation into endless trademark of sorrows, tears and no joy. Once upon a time, somewhere in Jos, Plateau state. I was a very young boy of about fourteen living in Plateau state, Nigeria. We […]

The Act of Expressing Shock

The Act of Expressing Shock

The rise of ethnical organizations such as Amotekun, Independent People of Biafra, Eastern Security Network, Northern People’s Consultative Forum and many other is as a result of resentment against incompetent leadership at all levels of government. Simply put, poor leadership provides room big enough for rebellion. Unfortunately, the Nigeria syndrome does not readily hold her […]

Religion of Coated Greed; Burial of Watchdog

Religion of Coated Greed; Burial of Watchdog

Every part of the human body is divinely designed to carry out a specific role. Should any part of the body abruptly shut down, such a fellow will suffer immensely.  Same analogy goes for the seven sphere of human life. Today, the searchlight is on “religious-sphere”. The reason for this is not farfetched. The resultant […]

Nigeria and the Right Leadership

Nigeria and the Right Leadership

Attaining development is no easy feat. That is why it is very important to have the best of hands in leadership. Generally, it is believed that the quality of any institution is tied to the quality of those manning it. But then, government does not exist until there are those to be governed.  Government is […]

You Can’t Accuse Mr. President Always

You Can’t Accuse Mr. President Always

Flip the books and you had find out that governance is no small ache. Governance is supposedly an act of service for the smooth running of a given entity. In Nigeria and even beyond her borders, governance has evolved to become a tool for the subversion of popular opinion. There are wide spread examples of block-headed-leaders […]

Give Us Good Music

Give Us Good Music

Of a truth, we are what we consume. In fact, the quality of any individual’s output is first determined by what he or she must have taken in. To become a good product, a man must guard his heart with all diligence at all times. Failure to do so will simply give room for bad […]

We Are No Wolves! We Only Want Good Government

We Are No Wolves! We Only Want Good Government

Upon many years ago, there lived a king who listened only to those who praised him. The King considered his ideologies to be the very best. Anyone who dared to counter his ideologies was considered an enemy. There is no need to finish my story since you can clearly tell what befell the King. Nigeria […]

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