It is the dawn of a new era as the new President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, begins work. Having received the “baton of leadership” during his conferment with the highest honour in the land, ...

The second national conference of the Muslim Media Watch Group of Nigeria was held last Saturday, May 13, 2023 in Ilorin. As guest speaker at the event, I spoke on the theme, “Redefining the media space for Nigeria’s peace and ...

That Nigeria has not been able to achieve her full potential has been a major concern for all those who are genuinely interested in the giant of Africa. Reference has often been made to countries in Asia and South America ...

For almost four weeks now, about two billion Muslims around the world have been observing the obligatory fast of Ramadan. For them, this is the peak period of spiritual reawakening and physical renewal since fasting helps to recalibrate one’s spiritual ...

In his 12-volume magnum opus called “A Study of History”, published between 1934 and 1962, historian Arnold Toynbee explored the rise and fall of 28 different civilisations and arrived at a sobering conclusion: great civilisations are not murdered. Rather, they ...

After the 2023 elections and the shocks they generated, there are two major categories of Nigerians: those who are happy or satisfied with the outcomes and those who are sad or bitter about the results. There is also the category ...

The 2023 presidential election has come and gone but the ripples it generated will continue to dominate discourse for some time to come. This is because while the outcome of the election was welcome to the millions of Nigerians who ...

The past few weeks have been especially rough and tough for the vast majority of Nigerians. This is as a result of what appears like unimaginable treachery and cold-blooded backstabbing meted out to Nigerians by the same government they overwhelmingly ...

In this life, everyone desires success; no one wants failure.  We all dream to live a happy and fulfilled life. However, the dream often becomes a nightmare and the reality is that failure  is common, though natural.  So, millions of ...

Some weeks ago, a friend of mine in reaction to a comment sent a sticker with the inscription, “Life is a spoon”, to me. Since then, the metaphor has stuck to my mind and it has been welling up different ...

As another year begins and students resume, it is auspicious to stress that one major factor responsible for one’s success or failure in this life is attitude. In fact, attitude is everything and everything is about attitude. Nothing is as ...

For many university students and their lecturers, the year 2022 would be deemed gloomy due to the longest strike  ever  embarked on by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and its implications. Yet, as every cloud has a silver ...