Yakubu: Taking INEC on a quantum leap.
Succeeding Jega at INEC was definitely a very daunting and tasking endeavor, including of course his emotional intelligence, that masterfully handled Orubebe’s theatrics and tantrums, in the face of a nerve wrecking loss at the polls of 2015. I had to pray a silent prayer for Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, when he was appointed as INEC […]
The Islamisation of democracy and the Christianisation of Politics in Nigeria.
Nigeria is the most religious country in the world and everything Nigerians do, is wrapped up in reverence to religious beliefs; sometimes holy, at times distortions of religious orders, and most times concoctions of modern day Prophets. Religion in Nigeria is a huge booming industry and were its ‘GDP’ measured, it could compete with that […]
Twitter Ban: Nigeria wins, twitter wins too.
It was New Year’s eve all over again on Nigerian twittersphere, as the Nigerian Government announced that it was lifting the ban it had placed on twitter in the country. Twitter was to be restored by 12 am, on the 13th of January, 2022. We all kept vigil as we waited for the midnight hour, […]