Dr. Ibrahim Tahir: 13 years since the loss of a human encyclopedia. By Tahir Ibrahim Tahir Talban Bauchi.
A few misconceptions about Ibrahim Tahir I must address before agonising over his loss. Most prominent is that he was sponsored to Cambridge in London by The Northern Regional Government and in truth he never was. He was etched off of the Government sponsored list and his older brother Mukhtar Tahir, friend to late Gen. […]
Sale of NDPHC Plants: Short changing the North?
Where is the power? Baba quipped about the purported 16 billion dollars spent on power generation during the OBJ administration. As at today, Nigeria’s peak power generation stands at 5,801.60MW, while capacity stands at 7,652.6MW. 16 billion dollars is a lot of money and one can imagine that it would have given us more than […]
LAGOS, MY LAGOS!
I make no apology for saying the following. Lagos is NOT no-man’s land. It belongs to the Yoruba. Other than winning the Presidency, the most important thing for the Yoruba to do today is to ensure that Babajide Sanwo-Olu is re-elected as Governor of Lagos state. Outside of that we are finished as a race […]