Thursday, February 9, 2023


Lux Tera: Catalyzing Responsible Leadership and Informed Citizenship

By Felix Anayo - In the build up to the 2023 general elections, the Network and Advocacy Group of Lux Tera Leadership Foundation has been in the forefront of organizations working assiduously to drive citizenship education. It has organized various...

World Cancer Day: Closing the care gap in Nigeria By FOLASADE AKPAN

Cancer, one of the deadliest diseases in the world, does not respect race, gender, class or age. It is a disease in which some of the body’s cells grow uncontrollably and spread to other parts of the body, according to...

Atiku vs  Tinubu: Dance of Naked Emperors

ENGAGEMENTS BY Chidi  Amuta What began as a promising campaign season is about to end up as a roving circus of political emperors and their minions. As the campaigns for next month’s elections wind down, we probably now have a convenient summation...

2023 Presidency: Using your votes to reconstruct, reshape Nigeria By MICHAEL OWHOKO PH.D

As Nigerians file out to elect a new president on February 25, it is imperative to remind electorate that a country’s future and destiny are shaped by choice of personality they elect as president. Entrusting a country’s leadership and...

Emefiele, CBN and our future, By REUBEN ABATI

At some point later today, January 24, the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele is bound to be back in the news as the CBN’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) concludes its 289th meeting and offers its...

World Economic Forum ends, leaving behind some lasting changes

The World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting 2023 in Davos, closed on Friday, with more than 2,000 honourable guests participating in hundreds of sessions during the week-long event. This year’s version remained unchanged in some respects. For instance, global elites gathered...

The currency of life and the leadership question

By Abiodun Komolafe - In one of his New Year sermons, Pastor Adeniyi Ajayi of the Gospel Promotion Outreach, Ori Oke Baba Abiye, Ede in Osun State numerated ‘The Currency of Life’ as ‘time, money, knowledge and relationship.’ According to...

Peter Obi and the Northern Challenge

ENGAGEMENTS BY Chidi Amuta - Politicians on a nationwide campaign for the top job in the land are condemned to a life of compulsive nomadism. They are perpetually on the go, sometimes armed with a compass they alone can read or...

A word for Bola Tinubu!

By abiodun Komolafe - Without being immodest, the structure of political campaigns in Nigeria has shown that Bola Tinubu’s dexterity and mastery of the game of politics is actually solid. The organisation of his campaigns, the strategy and the choice...

Pat Utomi’s Delusions of Grandeur

By Jackson Ekwugun - Sitting two rows away from Prof. Pat Utomi on the Air Peace flight from Lagos to Asaba, I watched in shock and disbelief as this supposed change agent and advocate for good governance, excited his small...


Uganda marijuana firm exports 400kg to Germany, eyes local market

By Jacob Kubeka - Since the government approved the industry, Uganda has shipped 400 kg of medical marijuana to Germany, which is the country's fourth...