Category Archives: Opinion

Agatu: Setting The Records Straight

By Kwaghngu Abrahams Peace and security is an integral component of development in any given area. Without peace, human capacity and infrastructural development would continue to be a mirage. It is based on this fact that Governor Samuel Ortom of

Blaming Suswam Can Never Absolve Governor Ortom Of Accountability

By Dr Ushakuma Anenga Let me begin this piece by stating very clearly that Benue people, at least majority of them including myself rejected former Governor, Gabriel Suswam in the last general elections. All that he represented was rejected including

Ortom And The Cargo Airport

By Comrade Omaga Daniel My attention was drawn by a very good friend last week to a very disturbing news, which I dismissed as a mere rumor, until my advocacy instinct prompted me to find out the authenticity of this

While Benue Is Afraid To Pass Its Own Grazing Law, FCT Seizes 31 Cows, 53 Sheep

The Abuja Environmental Protection Board in implementing the new cattle grazing policy of the Federal Capital Territory has seized 31 cows and 53 sheep. Their owners  were charged to court for  where they fined by the Environmental Sanitation Mobile Court for

What are the consequences of the purported deposition  the Ojuromi of Uromi by the Former Governor of Edo State Adams Oshiomhole?

  By Josephine Akioyamen Before I talk about the consequences of former Governor of Edo State Oshiomhole abominable act first let me digress into history to provide the context for my perspective. It is a well-known fact that the Dynasty

N42Bn Compensation: Who Is A Patriot Between Gaadi and Tsav?

By Morgan Adikwu “A Statesman does not make use of glib advertisement and PR campaign” Forced to resume from my sabbatical of objective analysis, of the numerous fallacious diarrhoea of Abubakar Tsav. I seem to be astonished, that those who

Task before Gov Obaseki

By Patrick Omorodion Penultimate Saturday, the baton of leadership in Edo State changed hands. Not from one party to another but the same party, the All Progressives Party whose sitting governor, Comrade (that title now causes bellyache for me) Adams

IDOMA: A land of wasted talents and uncelebrated celebrities (Part 1)

By Yemi Itodo As the heading suggests, I shall go straight to the point and in this first episode, I shall take us through the life and career of Evang. Peter Owoicho Otulu, the man who midwife the modern Idoma

No! Wailers, You Can Not Force Nigerians To Mourn

By: E.O Ogenyi A statement asking President Muhammadu Buhari to resign as issued by an appropriately named, Wailing Wailers, is nothing but what it is – Comic Relief. Wailing Wailers, perhaps, is the same as that appellation that was given

National Association Of Idoma Students Condemns Attack On Its President And Director Of Socials

We would only respond to the attack on the President and Director of Socials by some misguided elements in the spirit of our continuous struggle against oppression and vices. While we question the originality and authenticity of the fake scam

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