Odds Against Jonathan, Buhari

Supporters of President Goodluck Jonathan of the Peoples Democratic Party and General Muhammadu Buhari, candidate of the All Progressives Congress, are leaving nothing to chance as mudslinging and name-calling characterise their campaigns to win February 14 presidential election despite …

Nigerian Politicians Are Thieves – Osundare

IN the literary circles, he hardly needs any introduction. For several years, his column in Newswatch magazine was a delightful must read for who would want to drink from his fountain of knowledge and enjoy his beautiful use of language. That notwithstanding, Niyi Osundare, a professor of English …

Big Winners, Big Losers

THE year 2014 recorded a lot of big time winners and losers in all sectors in the country starting with politics, socio-economic, and so on. President Goodluck Jonathan and Muhammadu Buhari were winners in the year as they emerged as the presidential candidates of the Peoples Democratic Party, …

Fifty-four Mutineers to Die

For the second time in three months another set of 54 soldiers has been sentenced to die for mutiny because the soldiers refused to fight Boko Haram insurgents six months ago, in violation of military law, but their lawyer is threatening to appeal …