The purpose of this piece is not to evaluate the depth of injustice that has been done to the famous Political activist and Radio Biafra leader, Nnamdi Kanu by the State Security Service (SSS) in the past years or even during the course of his hearing in Nigeria. The SSS continuously disobey a standing court … Continue reading NNAMDI KANU’S TRIAL AT THE ECOWAS COURT: JUSTICE OR DOUBLE JEOPARDY?
Today, March 15, 2017, makes it the third day that our President receives papers and assumes his official duties as the number one citizen of our dear Nation. It is true that for over 52 days, our President has been away for matters that must have been health related. With warmness is he presumed welcome … Continue reading DEMOCRACY IN NIGERIA: AN EPOCH OF TWO SAILORS?
What most people fail to realise, what many an individual would not see fit concede as I have come to agree is that there are no certainties and no conclusive propositions in life. The truth is that, there are no perfectly functional mechanisms by which the world augurs. There are no totally encompasing truths that … Continue reading THE VICES WE NEED, THE VIRTUES WE CAN DO WITHOUT.
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