Soyinka craves action against killer herdsmen

Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has reacted to President Muhammadu Buhari complaint that ‘it is unjust for the public to accuse him of being silent on the killer herdsmen’. In a statement he issued yesterday, titled, ‘On Demand: A Language Of Non-Capitulation, Non-Appeasement,’ Soyinka said Buhari had yet to speak in the language that these […]

2019 and fractured opposition

The tag opposition party actually came in the First Republic, when the Northern Peoples Congress (NPC) and the National Council for Nigerian Citizens (NCNC) formed the Federal Government and Chief Obafemi Awolowo of the Action Group (AG) left the Western Region as Premier to the parliament at the centre to lead the opposition. In the […]

Buhari to review nation’s security apparatus

• Holds closed-door meeting with Saraki, Dogara • Groups insist on sack of service chiefs • CAN warns of planned attacks in Southern Kaduna, others An overhaul of the nation’s security could be underway.Details emerged yesterday, following a closed-door meeting President Muhammadu Buhari had with Senate President Bukola Saraki and House of Representatives Speaker Yakubu […]

Another Nigerian killed in South Africa

The Nigerian Union in South Africa (NUSA) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to intervene in last Friday’s killing of another Nigerian in South Africa. The Publicity Secretary of the union in South Africa, Habib Salihu, made the appeal on Tuesday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on telephone from Pretoria, […]