September 13, 2022
September 13, 2022

An Agenda for National Rebirth (4)

National Rebirth | To continue on this unending topic, we will look at how leaders and followers ought to conduct their affairs. Let’s start from the top (on National Rebirth).…

July 13, 2022
July 13, 2022

When the subject sees through the king, by Hassan Gimba

In January 2019, the Daily Trust newspaper had its Maiduguri office shut down by the military over its reportage on the fight against insurgency. This made me think about governments…

June 28, 2022
June 28, 2022

APC, 2023 elections and the prophecy of Bogaru

The All Progressives Congress (APC) is losing the 2023 elections big time, says a friend who, for the sake of this piece, I will call Bogaru. Bogaru has been a…

June 15, 2022
June 15, 2022

Of banditry and a shared sovereignty (3)

Last week, they attacked an estate within Abuja. Gunmen, bandits, Boko Haram, those who “drag” sovereignty with Nigeria, attacked Genuine Estate, within the vicinity of Gwarimpa, Nigeria’s (some accounts say…

June 6, 2022
June 6, 2022

Of Atiku’s sucker punch, Wike’s tantrums and APC’s only door

Had Atiku Abubakar, Wazirin Adamawa, former vice president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, two-time unlucky in presidential elections on the platform of two different parties, and a veteran of…

May 23, 2022
May 23, 2022

2023 Elections: Let’s look to the North East, by Hassan Gimba

North East: As parties are getting set to produce their candidates, we feel the need to reproduce this write-up, first published on October 18 last year. If I were to…

May 16, 2022
May 16, 2022

A chat with Buni and random musings, by Hassan Gimba

Buni – I should have come with the second and, most likely, concluding part of the article, “Of banditry and shared sovereignty”, but Nigeria nowadays is a country where incidents,…

April 24, 2022
April 24, 2022

Now, nowhere is safe (3)

This is the concluding part of this write-up, having done parts one and two a few weeks earlier. When that is not the case, the victim’s faith in his country…