Lagos East Senatorial Election: How Gbadamosi Plans To Battle The Godfather

By Myke Agunwa As the battle for the Lagos East Senatorial seat gets closer, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Babatunde Olalere Gbadamosi has vowed to make history by disintegrating the jagaban structure and usher in a new normal in Lagos State politics with his victory at the polls come Saturday. The Real Estate […]

The Expectations From Obaseki As He Resumes Another Tenure.

By Myke Agunwa. The reelection of Governor Godwin Obaseki has no doubt altered the political history of Edo state. Obaseki was drafted into partisan politics by former governor Adams Oshiomhole initially as a technocrat in economic matters. In 2015 despite deafening dissenting voices, Oshiomhole foisted him on the party as the only person that has […]

OPINION: Nigeria’s Centre Of Excellence Isn’t Working!

“Centre of excellence” is the tagline selected to capture the essence of Lagos State and this was not by accident. The tagline does not say trying to be excellent neither does it say close to excellent. It implies that Lagos is fully settled in the midst of excellence, right at the very heart of excellence regardless […]

Breaking:Court Of Appeal Upholds Oshiomhole’s Suspension As APC Chairman

Court of appeal sitting in Abuja has upheld the suspension of the National Chairman of the ruling  party All Progressives Congress, APC, Adams Oshiomhole.  The three members panel of justices led by  Justice Mohammed Lamido while delivering judgment held that Oshiomhole’s appeal lacked merit. On March 4 an FCT High Court granted an application by […]

Hadiza El-Rufai: When Emotional Intelligence Is Social Distancing, By Oyewole Michael

“Emotional intelligence is the ability to sense, understand, and effectively apply the power and acumen of emotions as a source of human energy, information, connection, and influence.” Robert K. Cooper, PhD. Annoyingly, I cannot wrap my head around how our political leaders mess up very simple things. How mere issues pertaining empathetic leadership and relations […]

Where Did Abba Kyari Pass on? In Lagos or London?

A big chunk of Nigerians knew when the news emerged that the Chief of Staff to Nigerian Ruler, Abba Kyari had contracted the Coronavirus disease, that he stood no chance of survival. Despite his health issues not made public, it was common knowledge that he was travelling out to London, unannounced, for treatment. He was […]