Robert Mugabe overstayed his welcome by miles. But he wouldn’t come this far without the support of his former Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa, the ruling ZANU-PF party and the military top brass. They were in it together. Ordinary Zimbabweans wanted Mugabe out at least over a decade ago. The clearest...
 Yakubu Ahmed BK "The projects executed did not match the money expended as well as the project's specification. We are not impressed with what we saw.’’ These were the exact words of Honorable Zakari Mohammed, the Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Basic Education when he paid...
Yakubu Ahmed BK Kebbi state has been in the news; and for a good reason. Since the rice revolution of Kebbi state began barely two years ago, every concerned Nigerian has been visibly elated by the news coming out of the state. Rice is a staple food in Nigeria. Just like...
When people insist that corruption has a way of fighting back, I always take it with a pinch of salt. And when in the course of his electioneering campaigns, President Muhammadu Buhari warned that if Nigeria refuses to kill corruption, corruption will kill Nigeria, the level of my adrenaline...
Can any Nigerian, in all honesty claim that he has not been sold dummies in the elections of 2015? Are we still oblivious that the Buhari hurricane has put forward people of questionable antecedents, who, ordinarily would not have gone anywhere near any elective political post all their lives?...
SIEGE ON MAIDUGURI: MORE TO IT THAN MEETS THE EYE There was no doubt that Nigeria’s north east region was, until the emergence of Muhammadu Buhari as president in 2015, becoming a Somalia of sort. If the north east were a country, it would have, quite fiitingly, been referred to...