Category: Bottomline

muhammadu-buhari

Nigeria and evil spirits

Some weeks back, my colleague called my attention to an article written by Reuben Abati in The Guardian Newspaper titled – “The Spiritual Side of Aso Rock”. Reuben Abati was spokesperson to erstwhile President...

Dino Melaye and Remi Tinubu

Offside musing on Dino-Remi public quarrel

In a press statement today, controversial lawmaker, Senator Dino Melaye, said Madam Remi Tinubu called him a ‘thug’ and a ‘dog.’ If this was actually the true picture, this is my verdict. A thug...

Fantastically Corrupt

Nigeria as a Fantastically Corrupt Country

I will begin this piece by ‘fantastically’ stating that Nigeria is, indeed, fantastically corrupt, but, the originator of this beautiful word (now a cliché) is not a saint either, in the blame game. British...

Clinton and Trump

Super Tuesday: Super Clinton and Formidable Trump

We now know that the battle for the office of the next United States president is exclusively between Clinton and Trump, having recorded consistent victory and popularity in their respective party. There is no...

Fuel Subsidy

Fuel Subsidy: Should Nigerians Let Go Or Not?

In January 2012, Nigeria was completely shut down when former President Goodluck Jonathan took the decision to discontinue the subsidizing of petroleum pump price. Fast forward to 2015, there are indications that the government...