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As Singapore Mourns Lee Kwan Yew, Here’s A Recap Of The Famous Quotes By Author Of From Third World To First

As Singapore Mourns Lee Kwan Yew, Here’s A Recap Of The Famous Quotes By Author Of From Third World To First

Singapore plunged into mourning and world leaders united in tribute Monday after the death of Lee Kuan Yew, the iron-fisted politician who forged a prosperous city-state out of unpromising beginnings. His son, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, issued a statement before dawn announcing the passing of his 91-year-old father at Singapore General Hospital following a long illness. He declared seven ... Read More »

The Person Of President Jonathan Is An Embodiment Of Deceit By Boluwatife Adekunle

The Person Of President Jonathan Is An Embodiment Of Deceit By Boluwatife Adekunle

If President Jonathan were to be a soccer player, figuring his `ideal’ position of play would be a no brainer. In line with the never-ending tricks, hocus-pocus, and the voice of Jacob hands of Esau, double-dealing, craftiness attributed to this aforementioned person –I’ve reached a conclusion that he [GEJ] would be a trickery striker. I cannot rule out the use ... Read More »

The 2015 Elections and The Sins of 1999 – Feyi Fawehinmi @DoubleEph

The 2015 Elections and The Sins of 1999 – Feyi Fawehinmi @DoubleEph

My friend used to tell me about a guy who went on to become a Governor of one of the South West states in the 1999 election. Before he got the Alliance for Democracy (AD) ticket to run as governor, he used to regularly visit their house. My friend says there was never a time he had a meal without ... Read More »

#FaithandPolitics : Religion and Politics – Yay or Nay? Attend The Live Conversation At LandMark Event Centre www.faithandpolitics.ng

#FaithandPolitics : Religion and Politics – Yay or Nay? Attend The Live Conversation At LandMark Event Centre www.faithandpolitics.ng

They say Politics is a dirty game, but the question is, if politics is left to the usual ‘dirty’ people, will Nigeria ever be ‘clean’? If righteous people do not get involved in politics, will wickedness not continue? Join Prof Yemi Osinbajo (SAN), APC’s VP candidate and Senior Pastor of Olive Tree Parish, RCCG on Sunday 22nd March as he ... Read More »

Between Goodluck Jonathan and General Buhari: My Decision and Why – Japheth J. Omojuwa

Between Goodluck Jonathan and General Buhari: My Decision and Why – Japheth J. Omojuwa

In same way The Economist and the New York Times of this world would do, writing for Naij.com I wrote on Nigeria’s two main presidential candidates and opted for one after stating the central issues in the election. Read the rest here. Between Goodluck Jonathan and General Buhari – Omojuwa on Naij Read More »

Why I Chose General Muhammadu Buhari Over Goodluck Jonathan – Chioma Ogwuegbu @AfricanCeleb

Why I Chose General Muhammadu Buhari Over Goodluck Jonathan – Chioma Ogwuegbu @AfricanCeleb

Last October after the APC presidential primaries, I tweeted these words ‘I will never vote Buhari.’ I had my reasons, the major one being my conviction that voting a former military dictator does not bode well for a democracy. That same reason was why I never voted General Olusegun Obasanjo the two times he contested and won. The same reason ... Read More »

On Patience Jonathan’s Speech Impediment: Who Will Save us from Mrs. Malaprop? – Gimba Kakanda #KakandaTemple

On Patience Jonathan’s Speech Impediment: Who Will Save us from Mrs. Malaprop? – Gimba Kakanda #KakandaTemple

As if the campaign trails that have had the handlers of the incumbent President Goodluck Jonathan furiously against the emergence of retired General Muhammadu Buhari as the leading opposition candidate were not exciting enough as comedy shows, we’re being introduced to more hilarious campaign as the wives of the two leading presidential candidates go round the country rallying support for ... Read More »

The Disaster Called The Aviation Sector In Nigeria – Japheth J. Omojuwa

The Disaster Called The Aviation Sector In Nigeria – Japheth J. Omojuwa

Nigeria’s Aviation sector is a mess. The travel experience even worse. Read my article for Naij.com on this and many more here The Deplorable State of Nigeria’s Aviation Industry – Omojuwa on Naij Read More »

I Am On A Mission To Restore Nigeria’s Fading Glory – Buhari

I Am On A Mission To Restore Nigeria’s Fading Glory – Buhari

TEXT OF KEYNOTE ADDRESS BY PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE OF THE ALL PROGRESSIVES CONGRESS (APC), GENERAL MUHAMMADU BUHARI, GCFR, AT TOWN HALL MEETING WITH PROFESSIONAL WOMEN ON MARCH 19TH 2015 IN LAGOS Nigerian women have always played a visible and competent role in nation building. In addition to their various activities, which sustained communities in pre-colonial times, they also played key roles ... Read More »

Meeting The Hoi Polloi – Between Town-hall Meetings And a Presidential Debate By  Johannes Tobi Wojuola

Meeting The Hoi Polloi – Between Town-hall Meetings And a Presidential Debate By Johannes Tobi Wojuola

It is very rare to see a grown man cry, and when it happens one need not be told that there is a big problem. On the 18th of March, I watched in sobriety as a retired Colonel in the Nigerian army shed tears while lamenting the non-payment of pension of military officers for 54 months – that is approximately ... Read More »

Why Jonathan Will Win the 2015 Presidential Elections, By Nnaemeka Oruh

Why Jonathan Will Win the 2015 Presidential Elections, By Nnaemeka Oruh

Two things are certain about this article; it will not be published by Sahara Reporters( they have proven to be a completely anti-Jonathan media outlet who are now so far from objectivity that one wonders if they sit back and realise that the media is supposed to be unbiased).Secondly, all the people who are opposed to Jonathan being re-elected will say ... Read More »

Gen Muhammadu Buhari In A Cold World Of Criticism By Grema Sulaiman Al Arabi?

Gen Muhammadu Buhari In A Cold World Of Criticism By Grema Sulaiman Al Arabi?

I am of no doubt am among some certain regarded inquisitive people and I will  keep that  as a pledge for patriotism and diplomacy, I will keep making up more question and remarks to earn more opinion and gain more awareness that I haven’t got precise definition to because my limit is limitless. General Muhammad Buhari people actually see these ... Read More »

Why Nigeria Matters to the World  – Calestous Juma

Why Nigeria Matters to the World – Calestous Juma

I once asked a U.S. army commander responsible for Africa what kept him up at night about the continent. “Elections,” he said. His concern was the kind of political anxiety that has gripped Nigerian ahead of the next elections. The recent postponement of elections signifies Nigeria is at a delicate crossroads, with the next several weeks being a critical period ... Read More »

There Are Two Types Of Eyes: The Jonathan Eyes And The Normal Eyes By Ogundana Michael Rotimi

There Are Two Types Of Eyes: The Jonathan Eyes And The Normal Eyes By Ogundana Michael Rotimi

Let me use this medium to remember the innocent job seeking Nigerians that lost their lives about a year ago during the Nigerian Immigration Exercise that took place on 15th March, 2014 across the country. May their gentle souls rest in Perfect Peace. Their country failed them when it untimely cut their lives short. An incident that could have been ... Read More »

How The Season Of Our Birth Affect Our Behavior And Health

How The Season Of Our Birth Affect Our Behavior And Health

Seasons have the power to shape our feelings, attributes, and behavior, even before we’re born. Every time of year, it seems, brings its own formative influences. ? Winter-born babies have mothers who are, on average, younger, less educated, and less likely to be wed, finds one study. This may help account for seasonal differences inchild development. Wealthier women, researchers suggest, may ... Read More »