Politics and Policy

Unlike Duke, Why do Politicians not take themselves seriously?

With every passing day and each new improvisation in political comedy, Nigerian politicians continue to show they do not take themselves seriously and this is not about distinguished Senator Dino Melaye. How else can the soon-to-be-registered party – Advanced Peoples Democratic Party – be reasonably explained to sane people without them feeling offended? Which advanced […]

Letters & Essays Politics and Policy

Opinion: Why The ‘Northernization’ of the DSS? – By Stanley Ibeku

The ‘northernization’ of key security agencies and institutions has continued with reckless abandon and no one is talking. In it’s latest gaffe, the Department of State Security Service (DSS) recruited cadets heavily in favour of the north. According to THE PUNCH, ‘In all, the DSS commissioned 479 new officers, out of which 331 were from […]