Category: Columnist

Onnoghen, Adeleke and Tales of Man’s Inhumanity to Man

BY DELE MOMODU • Fellow Nigerians, please don’t get it wrong, I’m not a Judge and I’m not about to deliver a judgment in favour of the ‘suspended’ Chief...

And Igini Stood His Ground

•BY SHAKA MOMODU• “When you have a mountain in your path, do not sit down at its foot to cry, but rather, get up and climb it.” For no reason other than he was...

Now that Presidential Election is Over, Life Continues

BY DELE MOMODU•  Fellow Nigerians, let me say congratulations to both President Muhammadu Buhari and his main challenger, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, for different...

The Great Electoral Heist

•BY SHAKA MOMODU• The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything– Joseph Stalin I am angry, very angry. Indeed many...

The Empty Promises Nigerians Must Reject Today

•BY DELE MOMODU• Fellow Nigerians, finally, hopefully, the appointed time has come for the most anticipated Presidential election in Nigeria. It is not that the...

The Herdsmen’s President

•BY SHAKA MOMODU• Despite the fact that he has broken all his campaign promises, failed the three key pillars the All Progressives Congress (APC) advertised in its...

President Muhammadu Buhari

Four Years After, We are Back to Square One

•BY DELE MOMODU• Fellow Nigerians, how time flies indeed. About four years ago, we went through this very ritual, though the election was shifted by six weeks, for...

Buhari’s Day of Reckoning

Liberty is rarely lost overnight. The wall of tyranny often begins with benign building blocks of safety — each one lying on top of a predecessor — eventually...

Between Buhari and Atiku

Fellow Nigerians, please, permit me to make some quick clarifications in this season of general bickering and mutual distrust and spiteful hatred. One. I do not work for...

Rahman’s ‘True Lies’

•BY SHAKA MOMODU• I am always reluctant to join issues with my professional colleagues on the pages of newspapers, more so, when that person was my former senior...