Ayisha Osori, lawyer, columnist and former chief executive officer of the Nigerian Women Trust Fund took a shot at the House of Representatives as a relatively young Nigerian and tells her compelling story in Love Does Not Win Elections
The government insistence of not negotiating with the criminals is ill-advised
President Muhammadu Buhari's prolonged medical leave has unsettling political implications for his party and Acting President Yemi Osinbajo as gladiators prepare for the 2019 elections
I never realised just how many walls are plastered with the numbers of Plumbers, Carpenters, Cleaners, and Tutors, too desperate for work, but too poor to afford traditional advertising.
Maxgo has the potentials to grow big and redefine the traffic and Ecommerce climes in Lagos with time if it gets its corporate culture right.
I am never going to compare and contrast the AMAAs with any other award, but there is a huge credibility attached to the AMAAs
I hadn’t noticed the music had stopped in the neighbour’s house. I hadn’t even noticed I was screaming. Uzoma motioned for me to be quiet.
The federal government recently introduced a tax amnesty through an Executive Order on Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme signed by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo while Hon Linus Okorie is sponsoring a bill that provides amnesty for looters willing to invest stolen money in the country
Lagos is important to Nigerians. It's a shame to see the commercial hub of Nigeria gradually washed away by the flood
If KCee had any shame, he would not say the things he said about Asa; he would have focused on his heartbreak caused by HarrySong.
Despite the shoe mishap at the club, the evening had been a perfect start to my Christmas holiday. But one thing would make it even more perfect...
It will take me years to be in a good place mentally, emotionally and most especially financially to take that leap
I would rather we introduced these basic principles of law in secondary schools so that the public can be informed at that level before they grow into adults
The vitriol characterising the calls to boycott this festival and the labelling of potential attendees as “hungry writers” and “hustlers”, in an attempt to shame people out of attending, strikes me as some form of pseudo-intellectual thuggery.
On the surface, the argument agains KABAFEST is plausible. After all, who wants to sit and dine with a politician who is committed to destruction of a religious minority group. Except that, first of all, the festival is not a “wine and dine”.
Listening to Festival Bar made me reflect on the art of the short story and especially how the song works with acute observation, colorful characterization and witty dialogue
Nigerian writers and scholars should unite and protest the continuous efforts of people like Mallam Nasir El-Rufai to use them as objects for covering up their poor governance, political brigandry, and continuous persecution of fellow scholars
Our freedom is a shared one, limited by the freedom of others. Citizens must draw the line between free speech and arbitrary spite.
Five minutes later, Kristof sent his Skype ID. I sent him a Skype request and he called me immediately. I let it ring for a while like a true Nigerian before I answered. I was pleasantly surprised!
Maybe, the last article I wrote on Bobrisky is what is encouraging him/her to do some of the things he/she is doing right.
An example of a government programme geared towards equipping students for the future as can be seen in the Lagos State Government’s Ready-Set-Work programme.
"I’m an admirer. Of your pictures. I don’t envy you. I think I would love to meet you in person – and disappear."
A confessional statement is any statement or remark admitting or acknowledging all facts necessary for conviction of a crime
I had never been in a courthouse before. I kept looking around as we drove into the parking lot. The place was bustling with activity.
Policemen in the country are poorly paid and ill-equipped to fight crime. In honour of the gallantry and the ultimate sacrifice made by Sergeant Iboko, the government and the police authority should seize the opportunity of this on-going discourse and start doing the necessary now.
Feminsm has taken so many colours and shapes it is difficult to keep up with it, Amber rose shows us her pubic hairs and well… she is trying to end the stigma against pubic hairs… she has empowered women, yay Feminism!
"Mr President, you work so hard, but your efforts will be in vain if other African Presidents don’t follow your steps."
Campaigns for self-determination do not necessarily have to be shaped by calls to arms that lead to more losses than gains