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I splurged on an 8-day, $3,000 trip to Nigeria … worth every penny – Business Insider/Adrienne Jordan

January 7, 2019

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About $40.00 to have her wax print sewn at Balogun, Lagos where very good sewing “mistresses” can whip up a fashionable outwear – made-to-measure just for you in a matter of hours! $19 for a memorable hair braid at – where else – Lagos! A mere $7.00 to tour the Lekki Conservation Center About $200 […]

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Buhari’s desperation for 2nd Term lays red carpet (rigging) path with niece’s appointment as Chief Returning Officer for elections – Tola Adenle

January 4, 2019

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News of Nigeria’s president, retired General Muhammadu Buhari’s announcement of Ms. Amina Zakari who made an infamous appearance on this blog on July 6, 2016 as Chief Returning Officer for the February election is raising anger, anxiety, and dismay across the country.In an essay – https://emotanafricana.com/2016/07/06/and-yet-still-the-national-question-president-buhari-the-growing-charges-of-nepotismsectionalism-tola-adenle/subtitled %5BAll in the Family, Quite a few from the “tribe”!], […]

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My wishes for the New Year as I send season’s greetings to all! – Tola Adenle

January 1, 2019

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As we enter 2019, my wish for the new year are many, but before asking for new things for the New Year, I must express a great sense of gratitude to God for good health, safety, guidance and His grace in everything; for the love of family and friends, and for all those who lent […]

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Buhari’s exhortation of non-politicization of religion while using same for political purposes is a disservice to Nigerians – thepathfinderinternational.com

December 12, 2018

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EXCERPTS On the contrary, everything about the Nigerian Post-colonial State is about negating the standard that God has set for the Nations/Peoples of Nigeria. Luke 9:50 is therefore applicable in two ways; those for or against Restructuring, where those desirous of it, despite their different and differing ideological or philosophical and indeed religious beliefs are […]

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A blast from a not-distant past: South-East will not tolerate colonies, no colonies for herdsmen … take them to Daura – Archbishop Chukwuma at Ekwueme’s funeral

November 21, 2018

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“SE will not tolerate colonies; no colonies for herdsmen; … Audu Ogbe should take them to Daura …” Archbishop Chukwuma, on locating the terrorist herdsmen as far as Southeastern Nigeria – [and, I’m sure as far  as Southwestern Nigeria] is concerned     In these times when Buhari and his fellow APCers are running from […]

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Ṣoyinka, south-eastern leaders & Afẹnifẹre jointly call, again, for “immediate restructure” – Tola Adenle

November 20, 2018

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In a more than “handshake across Nigeria” but “a handshake across history” that counters the belief that  Nigerians are  generally suspicious of others in the different nationalities that make up the country, Nobel Laureate Wole Soyinka, John Nwodo, representing Ohaneze Ndigbo, the main socio-cultral organization representing the South East, and Chief Ayo Adebanjo, representing Southwest’s Yoruba-Afenifere, put […]

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Esther Okade: a British-Nigerian little girl with an awesome brain!

November 19, 2018

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Back in 2015, the world first learnt about Esther Okade through a CNN post: CNN)At first glance Esther Okade seems like a normal 10-year-old. She loves dressing up as Elsa from “Frozen,” playing with Barbie dolls and going to the park or shopping. But what makes the British-Nigerian youngster stand out is the fact that […]

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Time for A Referendum Law in [Nigeria’s] Yorubaland – Shenge Rahman & Femi Odedeyi

November 18, 2018

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 Egbe Omo Oduduwa: Time for A Referendum Law  in Yorubaland  thepathfinderinternational.com/ WHEREAS: Federalism, a union of two or more entities, reflects a relationship between the “national” (center) and the “sub-national” (Regional) entities. Ignoring Geo-political Restructuring as the primary factor in Federalism in a multi-National, multi-Lingual and multi-Cultural society like Nigeria is to deny prospects of combined and even […]

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A Buhari 2nd term? (4): “ … people talking lazily, loosely about restructuring …what do they want” shows Buhari’s patent dishonesty & disavowal of major 2014 campaign promise

November 14, 2018

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The recent address by President Buhari to the Nigerian community in France recently, showed a level of condescension to majority of Nigerians on the issue of restructuring which has dominated discourse in the country for many years. His realignment with the [then] Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) to form the APC which was totally committed […]

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A Buhari 2nd term?(3): Mohammed Joju’s $30m looting of Nigerian Airways regardless, Buhari appointed him to head a national committee – premiumtimesng.com

October 30, 2018

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Buhari does not deserve a second Nigeria’s presidency (3): A Series of essays by blogger and any, published elsewhere by others that point to Buhari’s failed governance since 2015.   With APC and Buhari’s desperation to clutch at possible straws for possible victory at the 2015 elections, the names of those they fear are being […]

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