Category Archives: Opinion

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

Fulani Terrorist Herdsmen: Ortom And The Committee Of Snakes

  By Dr Ushakuma Anenga Two days ago, a deadly snake (pictured) was killed by a student at Benue State University medical school. According to eyewitnesses, the snake was lurking around the male hostel, trying to enter one of the

The Chieftaincy Law In Edo State Needs Urgent Amendment – Sergius Ogun

By Sergius Ogun The recent debacle involving the Edo State Government and the Onojie of Uromi, HRH Anslem Edenojie II who was accused of assaulting one Betty Okoebor in public, travelling abroad without obtaining consent and disregarding properly constituted authority

OPINION: External Borrowing: Benue House of Assembly should borrow a leaf from the Senate

By Yemi Itodo The Senate has today shown our younger generation that what they are teaching them in school concerning the principle of ‘separation of powers’ and ‘checks and balances’ is true. At least, the President will know that Nigeria

Time To Stop The Blood Shed Between Tiv And The Fulani, Time To Renew Friendship Spanning 400 Years – Paul Unongo

  Being the full text of a speech delivered by Wantaregh Paul Unongo on the occasion of the 10th Anniversary Celebration of his Eminence,  Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar as the Sultan of Sokoto on the 31st of October, 2016. Protocols I

Enemies Of Buhari And Nigeria Are At Work Against Benue Again?

By Ed Onmata Emmanuel Mr President, I am compelled to draw your attention to another massacre of Benue people being orchestrated in conjunction with the police commissioner in the state, Mr Bashir Makama before it starts to unfold. In an

It Should Never Be So CP Makama: Telling Farmers To Expect Influx Of Herdsmen Into Benue Is Like Telling A Family To Expect Armed Robbers

By Dr Ushakuma Anenga As one bestowed with the rare privilege and paid to perpetuate people’s lives, I’m always bitter when lives are lost. It’s all the more painful when people die from avoidable or rather, preventable situations. I read

Benue In Desperate Need Of Suswam’s Managerial Prowess

By Aaron Mike Odeh Human needs are always insatiable. The more you try to meet up with them, the more they keep making demands. This is why whenever anyone is in a position, especially political appointees or elected office holders,

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