Category: Politics

SAI BABA AND THE HUNDRED POLITICAL RASCALS

Posted By: NURUDEEN SERIKI “In every community [and country] there is a class of people profoundly dangerous to the rest. I don’t mean the criminals. For them we have punitive sanctions. I mean the...

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WHY IS OUR BABA CRYING LIKE A BABY?

“Cowards die many times before their deaths, the brave taste death but once…”. I had wanted to lead off this article with another quote written by the greatest columnist before Nigeria was created –...

JUNE 12: A DISTRACTION AND TEMPEST IN A TEASPOON.

“A man who cherishes great ideas, but has performed only small acts.” Johann Schiller, 1759-1787. That was how German philosopher described the leader of his country in one of his essays. It might also...

WHAT HAS AGE GOT TO DO WITH IT?

WHAT HAS AGE GOT TO DO WITH IT?

“The old order changeth yielding place to the new And God fulfills himself in many ways Lest one good custom should corrupt the world.” Lord Alfred Tennyson, 1809-1892.  It happens all the time in...

THE 18 MILLION MOUTH GAP IN NIGERIA.

“In every community, there is a class of people profoundly dangerous to the rest. I don’t mean criminals. For them [criminals] we have punitive sanctions. I mean the leaders. Invariably, the most dangerous people...