Templates by BIGtheme NET
Breaking News:
Home / Opinion

Opinion

Fr. Mbaka’s Sin By Reuben Abati

BY REUBEN ABATI Fr Ejike Mbaka, Spiritual Director of the Adoration Ministry, Enugu attracts controversy the way flies are attracted to dung. He is completely unfazed about it. He comes across as a priest who does not mind what Pope ...

Read More »

Why Pantami Must Step Aside From Government

The storm surrounding the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, highlights the fragility of democracy and its guardrails in Nigeria, and the arduous task required to strengthen the nation’s brittle socio-political fabric. Our appraisal of the ...

Read More »

GOVERNOR WIKE’S PROACTIVE SECURITY MEASURES

By Paulinus Nsirim On Tuesday, April 27, 2021, Governor Nyesom Wike in a statewide broadcast to Rivers people, imposed a night curfew at all Rivers State land borders, from 8.00 p.m to 6.00 a.m. The curfew which took effect from ...

Read More »

APC, PDP: Who is afraid of zoning?

There is a sudden phobia for zoning in the All Progresives Congress(APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Yet, both parties are bound to make decisions on whether the presidency is to remain rotational or zoning should be put in ...

Read More »

Pantami is my friend, but he can’t be defended

By Farooq A. Kperogi This is a difficult column to write because although scores of people have importuned me to intervene in the controversy regarding Communication and Digital Economy Minister Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami’s utterances before he came into government, ...

Read More »

2023: Will zoning play a role in APC?

The next general elections may be two years away, but the debate about which part of the country should produce the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate has begun to heat up the polity. While some members of the party ...

Read More »

Rt. Hon. Hope Ikiriko – A POLITICAL BRAND

By: Odinaka Osundu Since  inception of the present political dispensation in the nation in  1999, the  name of Rt. Hon. (Evang). Hope Ikiriko, CNA, Executive Chairman of Ahoada West local government local government Area of Rivers State has been identified ...

Read More »

Frequent doctors’ strikes and Ngige’s role

By: Emmanuel Nzomiwu Frequent strikes by medical doctors have become a recurring decimal in Nigeria. This trend is seen as a contributory factor to the weakness of our healthcare system. Most worrisome is that an end to this national quagmire ...

Read More »

Andoni youths give council boss seven days ultimatum to release UNIPORT lecturer, monarch

By: Felix Ikpotor Youths in Andoni local government area of Rivers State are now accusing the local government council chairman, Paul Lawrence of  being responsible for the abduction of a traditional ruler, HRH, King Aaron Ikuru and a lecturer at ...

Read More »

N500 MILLION DONATION: HAVE WE LOST OUR SENSE OF HUMANITY?

By Paulinus Nsirim Our attention has been drawn to the verbal furore generated in some quarters by Governor Nyesom Wike’s recent comment that the Rivers State Government would donate N500 million to the Sokoto State Government to help rebuild the ...

Read More »