Category Archives: Opinions

The Wider Implications of the Kemi Adeosun Scandal – Written By Olukayode Odeyinde

Written by Olukayode Odeyinde It is few months to general elections in Nigeria and expectedly every issue is viewed through a political prism, with major players in the polity trying to gain advantage from this. However, Kemi Adeosun’s certificate scandal has wider implications that patriotic and non-partisan people must bring to the fore. According to…

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Kofi Annan: The Quintessential Liberation Internationalist Written By Professor Bolaji Akinyemi

This is a tribute written Professor Bolaji Akinyemi who was Nigeria’s former Minister of External Affairs at the Kofi Annan Memorial under the auspices of the United Nations and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Abuja. I am honoured and humbled to be invited to add my own voice to the…

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Will Otedola Mythology Haunt The APC In Lagos State? – By Dele Momodu

A piece by Dele Momodu. Fellow Nigerians, if you are under the age of 30, you may not readily understand what I have called the “Otedola mythology” in this heading. Let me, therefore, take little time to explain, or describe, the meaning. Otedola is a Yoruba name that translates into English as conspiracy turns to fortune.…

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Album Review: ‘About 30’ Will Further Strengthen Adekunle Gold’s Legacy -By Azeez ‘Kay Calypse’ Olalekan

Adekunle Gold an urban highlife and alternative music artiste graced us with the release of his sophomore album titled ‘About 30’. The hugely anticipated record, which contains 14 songs, features Flavour, Seun Kuti, DYO and the Lagos Community Gospel Choir. Previously released songs, ‘Ire’ and ‘Money’ made the cut for the album. Other songs on ‘About 30’…

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“I Got Hooked On Opioids After Liposuction” – Kanye West Reveals In Exclusive Interview With TMZ

Kanye West had liposuction and started popping painkillers … all leading up to the 2016 breakdown that landed him in a hospital for more than a week. Kanye revealed his battle with opioids during his appearance Tuesday on “TMZ Live” … as he talked about going to visit then President-elect Trump in December of 2016. He says, “I…

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#OBRelationships! “I Found Out He Was Engaged On Bella Naija.” – Chronicles Of A Side Chick

We always tell ourselves that we can never be the other woman, but we find ourselves being a side chic to at least one guy, even without knowing. We hear about “The Side Chic” every now and then, we see them on media blogs, on newspaper headlines even on TV. Some ladies have no problem…

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“Our Journalists Should Have Integrity”- AY Makun Speaks Up On The Pastor Tony Rapu Saga

Pastor Tony Rapu, a senior pastor of “This Present House Church” has been in the news lately. Some media houses published what people are calling “Fake News” of Pastor Tony Rapu being involved in a diesel deal with one Olawunmi Dilureni and is being summoned by the EFCC. We learned that the supposed “Anthony Rapu”…

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