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2019 ELECTIONS: WHY PROFESSOR MAHMOOD YAKUBU MUST NOT FAIL

  This week's discourse topic presents an instant problématique for those familiar with my preferred panacea of an institutional approach to resolving Nigeria's policy quandary. While I have conceded, that individuals drive policy processes, I had always argued that...

Reflection On The Symptoms Of Now – By Abdul Mahmud

        "The crisis consists precisely in the fact that the old is dying and the new cannot be born; in this interregnum a great variety of morbid symptoms appear", that great Italian Marxist, scholar and politician, Antonio Gramsci, posited in his groundbreaking...

2019 ELECTIONS: THE CLEAR AND PRESENT DANGERS AHEAD

  Expectedly, and in keeping with its proactive approach to elections management, the INEC just released the schedule of activities for the 2019 elections. Going by INEC's timetable, it is precisely thirteen months before the general elections, while official...

Who Is Running Nigeria? President Buhari or Jubril From Sudan?

While the headline of this week's discourse may appear sensational, anyone with half-senility knows that President Buhari retains his mandate till May 29, 2019, I assure my readers that I have not sacrificed my wont of circumspection, sobriety and rigour in my...

IS NIGERIA FOUNDED ON CORRUPTION?

FACT: Before you are done reading the first few lines of this piece, a grand corruption has taken place in Nigeria; if you factor other petty corrupt practices which the National Bureau of Statistics recently reported accounted for the loss of about 400 billion Naira,...