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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


PERISCOPE Indeed, you are the son of your father

Indeed, you are the son of your father

The political turf is not for the lily-livered or those not given to chicanery. It is therefore something of little wonder that witch hunts are part of the political space.

For those given to historical narratives, the [...]

Sun, 15 July 2018


Periscope Adam Oshiomhole the coronation

Adam Oshiomhole, the coronation

On Saturday, June 23, 2018, former governor of Edo state and one-time labour activist, Adams Oshiomhole, was formally crowned the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, at the party’s long overdue [...]

Sun, 24 June 2018


PERISCOPE Yari’s moment of truth

Yari’s moment of truth

Last Friday, June 15, 2018, Governor Abdul’aziz Yari of Zamfara State had his own awakening as to what it means to be in power but without the authority to act.

As the Chief Secur [...]

Tue, 19 June 2018


PERISCOPE :Dino makes his return

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dino makes his return

The gadfly of Nigeria’s Senate, Dino Melaye, made his return to the Upper Chamber not without a bang last Wednes [...]

Thu, 31 May 2018


PERISCOPE :Dino makes his return

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dino makes his return

The gadfly of Nigeria’s Senate, Dino Melaye, made his return to the Upper Chamber not without a bang last Wednes [...]

Thu, 31 May 2018


PERISCOPE : Jang’s prison epiphany

 

Jang’s prison epiphan

There is something about prison that is illuminating and revealing. Imagine the number of politicians that went to prison and became humane in their attitudes in Nigeria.

J [...]

Fri, 25 May 2018


PERISCOPE : Oh Idiris Oh

As far back as 1929, Thomas Mann, the German novelist, short story writer, social critic, philanthropist, essayist, and the 1929 Nobel Prize in Literature laureate, said, “He probably was mediocre after all, though in a very honorable sense of that word.”

The Inspector Gener [...]

Wed, 23 May 2018


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