Text of Asiwaju Bola Tinubu’s contribution to the public discourse on Western Nigeria Secirity Network (WNSN) code-named Operation Amotekun Amotekun. This issue has dominated recent discourse and media headlines. Distilled to its basics, it concerns how best state governments can assist with the safety and security of their residents. This is a matter of serious concern entitled to sober thought. However, it has been turned … Continue reading

PMB at 77: ‘Please tell Baba we are with him all the way’ By Femi Adesina

I boarded a commercial airliner heading to Lagos from Abuja. I was already seated, and strapping my seat belt, when a young man approached me. He must have been in his late 20s, or at most, early 30s. I shook hands, greeted him warmly, and he slipped something in my palm. He went back to his seat. It was a piece of paper, and on … Continue reading PMB at 77: ‘Please tell Baba we are with him all the way’ By Femi Adesina

Lagos And The Prospect Of A Waste Free Future By Dr. Muyiwa Gbadegesin @muyiwag

Just recently, we introduced the Blue Box initiative – a waste collection programme designed to help residents sort recyclable waste from the source, that is, at the point where an item or material is considered waste. This eliminates the landfill process for recyclables, and we see this as a long term step by step and collaborative approach, to engage with the everyday Lagosian in our … Continue reading Lagos And The Prospect Of A Waste Free Future By Dr. Muyiwa Gbadegesin @muyiwag

Some Concerns And Clarifications by Femi Adesina

Day two in Japan, and it was mainly for exhaling, catching our breath, receiving briefings and preparing for the Seventh Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD 7), which holds from August 28-31. The program outline is rich, and holds much for Africa in different spheres like deepening sustainable and resilient society, building peace and stability, agriculture, climate change and disaster risk reduction, human resource … Continue reading Some Concerns And Clarifications by Femi Adesina

Full text: Ex-President Obasanjo’s open letter to President Buhari

Dear President and General Buhari, OPEN LETTER TO PRESIDENT, GENERAL MUHAMMADU BUHARI I am constrained to write to you this open letter. I decided to make it an open letter because the issue is very weighty and must be greatly worrisome to all concerned Nigerians and that means all right-thinking Nigerians and those resident in Nigeria. Since the issue is of momentous concern to all … Continue reading Full text: Ex-President Obasanjo’s open letter to President Buhari