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June 12: Twenty-three Years After

June 12: Twenty-three Years After

🕔01:43, 12.Jun 2016

It is 23 years today since the conduct of the annulled June 12, 1993 presidential election, but it remains a mystery to Nigerians why the milestone poll, which Chief Moshood Abiola was poised to win, was cancelled by then military president Ibrahim Babangida. Gboyega Akinsanmi writes

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Why Obama waited– Glenn Thrush

Why Obama waited– Glenn Thrush

🕔16:53, 10.Jun 2016

Democrats are finally getting their dream ticket, Clinton-Obama, eight years after many expected — and months later than some on Clinton’s campaign would have hoped. From the start of the 2016 cycle, two things were clear: First, Barack Obama was

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TRIBUTE TO STEPHEN OKECHUKWU KESHI C.O.N — Manny Osifo

TRIBUTE TO STEPHEN OKECHUKWU KESHI C.O.N — Manny Osifo

🕔23:09, 8.Jun 2016

The other side of STEPHEN KESHI AKA ‘’Big Boss’’ I was privileged to know. I just heard the sad and painful news of the demise of a great friend, brother and former colleague who just lost his dear wife only

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Senate queries Chevron over $7.4b contract inflation — Segun Olaniyi

Senate queries Chevron over $7.4b contract inflation — Segun Olaniyi

🕔03:03, 8.Jun 2016

The Senate yesterday began investigation into the inflation of the contract sum of the Escravos Gas To Liquid Project (EGTL) from $2.9 billion to $10.3 billion, an increase of $7.4 billion, by Chevron Nigeria. The Senate Committee on Gas at

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I’m under probe, says Jonathan

I’m under probe, says Jonathan

🕔04:04, 7.Jun 2016

— Seye Olumide, Bertram Nwannekanma and Uchenna Ezeh • Ex-president explains how he fought corruption • Former leader seeks bill of rights for Nigerians Although the President Muhammadu Buhari government has not publicly admitted a direct investigation of his predecessor

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President Buhari’s Vacation to London: My Issues With It– Chidi Vincent Akuta

President Buhari’s Vacation to London: My Issues With It– Chidi Vincent Akuta

🕔15:15, 6.Jun 2016

While Mr President has the right to visit any part of the world for his vacation, it would have been more beneficial to the local economy if he had gone on vacation to any part of country. Imagine if President

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How Muhammad Ali won ‘Rumble in the Jungle’ with rope-a-dope — Jeremy WIlson

How Muhammad Ali won ‘Rumble in the Jungle’ with rope-a-dope — Jeremy WIlson

🕔05:35, 6.Jun 2016

“I was the Concorde of boxing. I was at a higher altitude than the rest, moving faster than the rest but you just have to get used to riding on jets again when you can’t ride Concorde anymore.” It is

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Muhammad Ali, the greatest (1942-2016) — Reuben Abati

Muhammad Ali, the greatest (1942-2016) — Reuben Abati

🕔13:16, 5.Jun 2016

Muhammad Ali, who died late Friday evening aged 74, was one of the greatest icons of the 20th century, one of the world’s greatest boxers of all time, and certainly in his time, and during the era that he dominated

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My Greatest Legend Of All Times Finally Bows Out — Henry J Omenogor Egwor

My Greatest Legend Of All Times Finally Bows Out — Henry J Omenogor Egwor

🕔10:09, 4.Jun 2016

Muhammad Ali Rest In Peace: The world has lost an incredibly brave and ferocious sports icon! Muhammad Ali has died at the age of 74 in a Phoenix hospital. We cannot believe the sad news. So we’re remembering the former

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Buhari’s Speech: A Nut Bereft Of Kernel– Chuks Iloegbunam

Buhari’s Speech: A Nut Bereft Of Kernel– Chuks Iloegbunam

🕔07:13, 1.Jun 2016

Two things leap disa­greeably out of Presi­dent Muhammadu Buhari’s first-year-in-office anniversary speech of May 29, 2016. In the broadcast’s 2624 words, not once did he mention the words Fulani herdsmen, let alone address the real and pre­sent danger they constitute

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