Politics

Bad Governance and Poor Political Selection in Nigeria

Bad Governance and Poor Political Selection in Nigeria

In the current wave of globalization, Nigeria is part of the ‘global village’. The fact that Nigeria is the eighth largest exporter of crude oil, endowed with human and natural resources, and still has more than 59% of its population living below the poverty line depicts a paradox in the country. claimed that, out of…

20-10-20: A day to not Forget

20-10-20: A day to not Forget

End SARS is a decentralized social movement and series of mass protests against police brutality in Nigeria. The slogan calls for the disbanding of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), a notorious unit of the Nigerian Police with a long record of abuses. The protests which take its name from the slogan started in 2017 as…

Ondo State Government At Loggerhead With The Presidency Over Herdsmen

Ondo State Government At Loggerhead With The Presidency Over Herdsmen

Ondo State Government At Loggerhead With The Presidency Over Herdsmen The Ondo state government is in a so-called knot with the federal government over the state decision to send herdsmen out of the state forest reserves within seven days. Ondo state governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, the Nigerian Bar Association former president and a seasoned lawyer on…

Covid-19 Second Wave Hits Hard as Government Reviews Schools Resumption

Covid-19 Second Wave Hits Hard as Government Reviews Schools Resumption

Covid-19 Second Wave Hits Hard as Government Reviews Schools Resumption Joy filled the entire country when the Academic staff union of Universities (ASUU) finally called off its nine-month strike after going through a series of negotiations with the government. Students and lecturers were at home due to the strike declared by ASUU since March 2020…

Sowore Rearrested Over Crossover Protest

Sowore Rearrested Over Crossover Protest

Sowore Rearrested Over Crossover Protest Sowore is at it again with the federal government. It is no news that Sowore has always been at loggerhead with the federal government. For those that do not know Sowore, let me give you a quick background to who he is and how and why he has always been…

Over 300 students abducted in Katsina State

Over 300 students abducted in Katsina State

The North-East has been faced with the height of insecurity issues in Nigeria, especially with the presence of Boko Haram in the country. They have been notorious over the last decade for school kidnappings, including the Chibok girls in 2014. Hundreds of people in Nigeria’s north-west region have been killed in attacks by what authorities…