Category: Politics

ATTAH RETURNS WITH NEW INSIGHTS ON RESOURCE CONTROL — 1.

ATTAH RETURNS WITH NEW INSIGHTS ON RESOURCE CONTROL — 1.

“Lives of great men remind us that we can make our lives sublime; and, departing, leave behind us footprints on the sands of time”. HW. Longfellow, 1807-1882.  NOTE: Three former governors of the South...

POSSIBLE REVERSAL OF POLITICAL FORTUNES IN TWO SOUTHERN STATES. 

POSSIBLE REVERSAL OF POLITICAL FORTUNES IN TWO SOUTHERN STATES. 

“Beware! When Fortune would elect to trick a man, she plots his overthrow/By such a means as he would least expect.” Geoffrey Chaucer, 1342-1400. February 2018 was a busy month. I had spent days...

ARE YOU A CANDIDATE FOR 2019 ELECTION? – 1

ARE YOU A CANDIDATE FOR 2019 ELECTION? – 1

“Procrastination is the grave in which opportunity is buried.” Brewer Stock. Irrespective of the order of elections in 2019 and never mind whether or not Buhari will re-contest (he certainly will), Nigeria is less...

BUHARI/APC GOVT CHARACTERISED BY INCOMPETENCE AND CORRUPTION — 1

BUHARI/APC GOVT CHARACTERISED BY INCOMPETENCE AND CORRUPTION — 1

“A leader is best when people barely know he exists…worst when they despise him.” Loa-tsy, 6th Century Chinese philosopher. After trying to be president three times and failing, Buhari must be wondering now whether...

THE ECONOMIC CONSEQUENCES OF HERDSMEN/FARMERS CLASHES – 2

THE ECONOMIC CONSEQUENCES OF HERDSMEN/FARMERS CLASHES – 2

We didn’t envisage how much high voltage emotion and politicking this issue has generated. It is one of our characteristics as a country that we live with.” Audu Ogbeh, Minister of Agriculture and Rural...

PRESIDENT WE HAVE VERSUS THE PRESIDENT WE NEED — 2

PRESIDENT WE HAVE VERSUS THE PRESIDENT WE NEED — 2

“A fool if given eternity will not know what to do with it.” Epicurus, 341-270 BC, Athenian philosopher. (VANGUARD BOOK OF QUOTATIONS, VBQ, p 62. Don’t get me wrong, President Buhari is not being...

PRESIDENT WE HAVE VERSUS THE PRESIDENT WE NEED.

PRESIDENT WE HAVE VERSUS THE PRESIDENT WE NEED.

“The buck stops here.” Harry Truman, 1884-1972, US President. “I am determined to get to the root of this collective blackmail of all Nigerians and ensure that whichever groups are behind this manipulated hardship...

A CATALOGUE OF FAILURES BY BUHARI’S MINISTERS -1.

A CATALOGUE OF FAILURES BY BUHARI’S MINISTERS -1.

“For the sins ye do two by two, ye must pay for one by one.” Rudyard Kipling, 1865-1936. In 2016 and again in 2017, they collectively and individually deceived their Fellow Nigerians. Announcing “the...