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Buhari’s Flawed Makeover

Buhari’s Flawed Makeover

You would not have missed it even if you tried. Such is the massive effort on social media that went into remaking the man that if you were born after August 1985, you would be forgiven to think that Muhammadu Buhari, retired General and candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is cool. Far from […]

The Uncomfortable Truth of Elusive Economic Development

The Uncomfortable Truth of Elusive Economic Development

Good afternoon, chieftains and members of the All Progressives Congress. Thanks for inviting me as your Keynote Speaker at your Unveiling of Road Map Summit. I do not know how you decided to take this high risk of inviting me to your gathering, knowing full well that my zeal for candor can be generally unsettling […]

The Problem with the Nigerian Media – 1

The Problem with the Nigerian Media – 1

The idea here is to open a debate on the reform of the Nigerian media but with a focus on the issue of holding journalists and the media organizations they work for accountable. This is designed as a practical guide for beginners but will be very useful for all media activists and those who care […]

Before It Is Too Late – Obasanjo

Before It Is Too Late – Obasanjo

I am constrained to make this an open letter to you for a number of reasons. One, the current situation and consequent possible outcome dictate that I should, before the door closes on reason and promotion of national interest, alert you to the danger that may be lurking in the corner. Two, none of the […]