Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Sharp-Journal > Bottomline
Temisan Omatseye

10 Facts You Should Know About Omatseye’s Case

Fundamental facts you should know about Omatseye's case: EFCC investigation was based on the audit of NIMASA by Akin Omorodion Audit firm appointed by then Federal Minister of Transport Yussuf Suleiman. Akin Omorodion Audit panel accused NIMASA of splitting contracts to bring within DG's threshold of NGN5 million. Initial prosecution

Read More
Raymond-Omatseye-ex-NIMASA-DG02

Re: Conviction Of Temisan Omatseye — The Real Issues

Our attention has been drawn to a statement credited to Ibrahim Magu, chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in Paragraph two, page two of The Nation newspaper of Saturday May 28, 2016 wherein he stated that "... former Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Temisan Raymond

Read More
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 Prime Minister, David Cameron, caused a serious disaffection among many when he labelled Nigeria and Afghanistan

Read More
OccupyNASS, National Assembly

Aftermath of OCCUPYNASS, Any Political Significance?

It is fourteen days after the OccupyNass campaign meant to press for drastic changes in the legislative arm of Nigerian government. Nigeria’s socio-political tide is distorted and compromised. Cabals and faceless caucuses put to ill-repute the laws of the country, which is manifested in ugly and brazen demeanours that spit

Read More
Donald Trump

Republican Nomination: And the Last Man Standing is, Donald Trump

It is no longer news that bombastic presidential hopeful, Donald Trump, is the presumptive, albeit, substantive Republican nominee after the withdrawal of Ted Cruz from the Republican nomination race.  And with the withdrawal of John Kasich, who also announced the suspension of his presidential campaign, there is indeed no stopping

Read More
Fayose

Fayose and His Scathing Letter — What Manner of Governor?

Ayodele Peter Fayose, well known for his outspokenness and controversial status, is the Governor of Ekiti State and circumstance unofficial spokesman for the opposition party, the PDP. For the umpteenth time, he is at loggerheads with President Buhari, especially, his trip to China to seek for financial aid. Meanwhile, Fayose

Read More
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 stopping both as flag bearer of their parties. The GOP is ultimately in Trump’s pocket and

Read More

Nuclear Bomb: Hello Washington, Pyongyang Is The New Foe

Hello Washington, Moscow is no longer the threat, Pyongyang is the new foe. Hydrogen bomb was successfully tested by North Korea signaling the emergence of a military super power whether agreed or not. Hydrogen bomb is more deadly compare to atomic bomb. Its massive destructive energy is greater than “Fat Man”

Read More
Social Media Bill

Social Media Bill Vs Freedom of Expression

The proposed social media bill sponsored by Senator Bala Ibn Na Allah recently caused uproar in public discourse especially among the youth. The bill seeks to clampdown on malicious and baseless petitions that cannot be substantiated, coming from some individuals. But the dimension and the punitive measures attached to it

Read More