Two strong men in the world today represent fillers of the potholes in leadership at the regional and global levels in recent history of the contemporary world. Both men as grand commanders of their respective nations - Recep Tayyib Erdogan of Turkey – here referred to as RTE -...
Dear brothers and sisters, I write you with a pleased but a heavy heart. It is good to write an open letter in a season of open letter writing. And even though the goals of the others before this were not scored, maybe, this one, with a different purpose, may...
Zainab Dauda, the wife to late Murtala Muhammed of the University of Maiduguri, is dead. She has been ill for some time, but when I visited her at the UMTH back in December, she wasn’t like someone I will never see again. Last Thursday, an SMS came in silently...
  So what again about an open letter, especially when it is not the first and only, from the same recurring decimal? At first, I thought the subject for today may have been overexplored, and there would be nothing more to say. I didn’t know that it still opens up...
I am fast at learning my new national humanitarian assignment which started late September last year. And a new year always brings new, unusual things – remember all that you prayed for, for you and me that God chooses the best for us. We did. And after serving my...
Mr. President has a lot to admire. He is a man of great style. In truth, peoples’ President is the master stylist. I love him for many reasons known to those who follow me. But in his style I have lots of added counts. Style is something every human...
​ The capital of Borno State, symbolises the over 1000 years of Islamic scholarship, socio-economy and political administration systems of the Kanem Borno history. The final administrative city of the Mai and Shehu Dynasty has sat once on the great plane of world’s history and will last all the times...
The Middle East Peace Process has been a cliché in the news for all of my life, and almost every bulletin in international broadcast news, for radio in particular, the phrase laces the headlines. All my life. I was born 1972. 45 years now. My graph has curved downwards...
The world observed the International Day against Corruption last Saturday. The year’s theme is collective efforts against the fight on corruption, which makes the observation that is even more significant to Nigeria. There are few of us who stopped for a minute in silence that day. But sure the Day...
I said it before. I say it again. If there would be another prophet, a key part of his message would be a critical review of the position of man to woman in marriage or even disbanding the institution. This is a point of extreme assertion you would say,...