IS EVERY COUSE WORTH STUDYING? Every other second, the Nigerian university system through the instrumentality of its academic mandate, proffers new courses of study; new curricula, new course designations all with intriguing new nomenclature, and all in a bid to meet the high pitched demand for Tertiary education by the masses as well as to … Continue reading IS EVERY COURSE WORTH THE STUDY REALLY?
You were convinced you had seen enough. You let out an irritated grunt and stood up abruptly, staggering as you did and headed towards the walkway. As you walked out of the row of seats, clustered so close together you graze your leg on every living thing in your path, you wondered as to who … Continue reading A TALE OF TWO ENDS (EPISODE ONE)
The need to create balance within a political milieu and its undocumented realities have often time been the major focus of successive electoral reforms in most developing countries. The internalization of this framework is an issue of the government in power given the frequent structural and procedural changes in the way and manner elections … Continue reading A DISCOURSE ANALYSIS ON ELECTORAL REFORMS IN NIGERIA
The ongoing melodrama in Ondo State concerning who should legally emerge as the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) candidate for the imminent state gubernatorial election come 26th, November is really worthy of an appropriate legal examination. For the equitable sake of clarity, the ongoing fracas started with the substitution of the name of Eyitayo Jegede (SAN) … Continue reading PDP AND THE ONDO FIGHT- A LEGAL OPINION
Ours is a land blessed with an abundance of resources and talents. We have everything we need for our daily survival in this country at our disposal. Our rich history and present events suggest that Nigeria will realise the extent of her potentials only when her borders are shut tight. To ascertain the validity of … Continue reading NIGERIA FOR NIGERIANS
I have resisted the urge to write on the contentious saga of Judges' arrest and investigation but my guards were broken by the protracted misfires on issues of law by esteemed men in the legal business. I waited earnestly for a reply to the mail I sent the President of the Nigerian Bar Association, M. … Continue reading JUDGES’ ARREST; THE INCONGRUITIES AND THE LAW – THE NEED TO PUT THE NBA IN THE KNOW!
I could not have allowed sleeping dogs lie just like that, not even would I have let go of this issue however it laid doggo, that one would not have heard its slithering escape. It came along rushing advances that many a people could not have suffered pains of allowing it go by without giving … Continue reading THE DSS ARREST OF JUDGES- HAD THEY NOT STRUCK IS PAST HISTORY, THEY STRUCK IS HISTORY PASSED
It was 1 a.m when it happened; A singular event which by any standard struck a clear cord sharp enough to reach the ears of God. An historical affront on the judiciary was recorded; most definitely the first of its kind since the end of the military rule in the year 1999. Nigeria had yet … Continue reading Corruption and The Judiciary: An analysis on the Constitutional Duties of the Executive Arm.
Time and time again has come to show, perchance any little to go by the splitting dissatisfaction of election results in my dear country, it is that the aggrieved or grieving party always than not carry their grievance beyond the doormat of party settlement into the innings of election tribunals for resolution. It is such … Continue reading A CRITICAL APPRAISAL OF THE SUPREME COURT’S VERDICT IN THE KOGI STATE GOVERNORSHIP ELECTION
History has proved sufficiently that as everywhere and always, in every struggle, there were, in order of importance: the fighters, the lukewarm, and the traitors. The sifting process must necessarily begin with the self. The social world in which I grew up was virtually Nigerian – without needing to say so. Nigerian imageries, customs, doctrines, … Continue reading Dreams of My Nigerian Sunrise.