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Onnoghen’s cross

“The fear of me not exhibiting the uncommon courage that had earlier been exhibited; I assure you that I remain whom I have been on the bench right from the beginning and I intend to end that way by the special grace of God,” Justice Walter Nkanu Onnoghen said on his confirmation by the Se [...]

Sun, 13 January 2019


Periscope The many shades of Linda Ikeji

If only acclaimed millionaire blogger Linda Ikeji reads, she would have learnt a thing or two from the charming and brilliant Michelle Obama, former first lady of the United States.

 

 

 

 

 

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Sun, 16 December 2018


Ochanya Ogbanje’s tale

My keyboard is stiff, the keys get stuck echoing the turbulence in my heart. Today, I hear you have bade the earth your final goodbye though your spirit remains restless by the violations you endured.

 

 

 

 

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Mon, 05 November 2018


And Atiku picks Peter the Rock

He is not the Biblical Peter on which Christ built his church and the gate of hell cannot prevail against it.

 

But in some ways, Peter Obi, former Governor of Anambra state, is rock of a man. With a towering academic credential, Obi has come far and well such that even his traducer [...]

Sun, 14 October 2018


PERISCOPE Ambode on the cross

In the hope that I’m not committing heresy, Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s take in the Life Together: The Classic Exploration of Christian Community, is very telling in the Catch 22 situation that Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos state has found himself.

It emerged last week that the gover [...]

Thu, 13 September 2018


PERISCOPE Is it the hourglass moment for Kyari?

 

 

 

 

 

Is it the hourglass moment for Kyari?

Is it the moment for the unravelling of the behemoth that superintends over the administration of Aso Rock?

Have we arrived at the [...]

Sun, 09 September 2018


PERISCOPE : Joe Igbokwe, thou art a serial falsehood peddler

Looking back now, the Russian chess grandmaster, former World Chess Champion, writer, and political activist, and perhaps the greatest chess player of all time, Garry Kasprov, was speaking of Mr. Joe Igbokwe, the Lagos APC publicity secretary, when he said, “The point of modern propagand [...]

Sun, 22 July 2018


PERISCOPE For Fayemi, the fates are good

 

It was Trisha Yearwood that said, “What's meant to be will always find a way.” So it has turned out for Dr. Kayode Fayemi who is set to return to the Ekiti Government House as governor having trounced Governor Fayose’s proxy, Professor Ishola [...]

Sun, 15 July 2018


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