Nigeria’s misplaced history

By Ganiyu Abdullahi There was no country called Nigeria, before 1897. Therefore, it is exactly 125 years ago that the name “Nigeria” was coined by Miss Flora Louise Shaw, a British correspondent, who later got…

Chasing shadows and calling it politics

By Anthony Cardinal Olubunmi Okogie Two things happened on Tuesday, March 22, 2022 which show what Nigerians are capable of accomplishing. On that day, President Muhammadu Buhari was in Lagos to open the Dangote Fertilizer…

Leadership in Africa – the Kagame conundrum

By Femi Olugbile The issue of political leadership in Africa has been a fraught one for a long time now. When, in 2007, the Sudanese telecommunications entrepreneur and billionaire Mo Ibrahim introduced an annual prize…

Psychology of the Russo-Ukrainian War

By Femi Olugbile Vladimir Putin is an easy man to caricature. He walks with a left to right swagger of his upper body. Perhaps he believes it conveys a sense of power and authority. To…

PART 3 OF THE FALAE INTERVIEW

Bisi Akande Is A Reckless Person, Speaks Without Thinking —Falae (Serialization of Interview of Chief Olu Falae, by Hakeem Gbadamosi in Tribune Online) By HAKEEM GBADAMOSI On Jan 2, 2022 Are you saying we should…

PART 2 OF THE FALAE INTERVIEW

Bisi Akande Is A Reckless Person, Speaks Without Thinking —Falae (Serialization of Interview of Chief Olu Falae, by Hakeem Gbadamosi in Tribune Online) By HAKEEM GBADAMOSI On Jan 2, 2022 What can you think to…

PART 1 OF THE FALAE INTERVIEW

Bisi Akande Is A Reckless Person, Speaks Without Thinking —Falae (Serialization of Interview of Chief Olu Falae, by Hakeem Gbadamosi in Tribune Online) By HAKEEM GBADAMOSI On Jan 2, 2022 Chief Olu Falae, banker, administrator,…