FAkeredolu news is a big thing in the field of Social Media Journalism. Fake news can be as simple has spreading misinformation or as dangerous as smearing hateful propaganda - Fabrizio Moreira Osun state is a victim of fake news. It is sad that propagation of fact-check and other measures...
Across the federations, by the end of June this year, new leadership would have emerged at the various state Houses of Assembly and the National Assembly as well. Presently in the South West State of Ondo, the House of Assembly has been inaugurated by the Governor , while Ekiti will...
(Published in the Nigerian Tribune on Monday, June 3, 2019) "As I watched our First Lady on television on Saturday, I saw dissent. I saw deviance. I saw resistance. I saw opposition to what the present gives. She is a rare combination of beauty, brain and bravery. She talks straight....
Amid the perpetual clamour by the global human rights organisation, Amnesty International, against the efforts of the Nigerian military in combating insurgency and the accusations that the Armed Forces are doing little or nothing to protect the rights of citizens, a Nigerian Army lawyer, Major Ajibade Azeez Atobatele, of...
The Economist magazine has finally lost the battle of pretence in which it seeks to project itself as a respectable, objective, balanced and unbiased international publication that elites can trust to make decisions. It took President Muhammadu Buhari to precipitate the Economist's defeat in the war the publication has...
In the fight against terrorism in the north-east of Nigeria, the military is up against an array of enemies, not just Boko Haram, which has been degraded to the point where it should ordinarily pose no more threat. The military is now taking on elements of the Islamic State...
I struggle to reject the version of Nigeria as an abnormal country. But certain incidents in the country have continued to insistently and adamantly push this feeling. If Nigeria were a nation structured to function like a decent country, someone like Barrister Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, the Governor...
By Olufemi Ajileye My attention has been drawn to a piece titled, Osun State Security Meeting: Evidence of Security Ignorance, in which Dr. Oni Gbolabo needlessly did a scathing criticism of the Tuesday, May 21, 2019 Ife-Ilesa zone security meeting. It is obvious from Dr. Gbolabo’s diatribe that he...
By Tunde Johnson I am not impressed with some critics or “activists.” It is not enough to think, we have the liberty of expression and endowed with skills of the pen and so, can wake up any day to push all manner gibberish into public domain. The article by Samuel Omachi...
The question of tax is a civic responsibility for societal progress, this is not a new practice anywhere in the world, it's the reason great nations of the world attained feat of greatness and as a state within the Nigerian federation we are getting there. Yesterday 21st may, some okada...