THE NIGERIAN SPIRIT- A Reflection by John T.Gbashah

As a Nation, we are supposedly bonded by a name, a constitution and a geographical expression, which going by our historical perspective and challenges seems to have failed to address the dynamics of our diverse cultural heritages or interests. The focus of “the labour of our heroes past”, which retrospectively had been channeled towards sending our colonial masters packing by any means necessary, eventually left our founding fathers the arduous responsibility of defining for us this geographical experiment they toiled so hard to liberate. An amalgamation of uneasy bedfellows assembled…

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Atiku’s Money Rain, Trader Moni and Gullibility

Atiku’s Money Rain, Trader Moni and Gullibility By Didy Waya The much anticipated money rain when Atiku emerged as the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential flag bearer is beginning to wane off as election is fast approaching and the sky seems to be clearing up. Three months ago I was caught up in the frenzy of buying Ghana-Must-Go bags after painstakingly searching for it. (for clarity, these are bags made from polyethylene which was nick named during the exodus of Ghanaians from Nigeria in the early eighties). I had to…

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THE CHURCH SHOULD STOP AIDING THE USE OF FULANI KILLINGS TO CAMPAIGN FOR ORTOM~Leonard Ikyem

A Business man,and a Human Right Activist, Hon.Leonard Ikyem, has asked Churches to desist from aiding the Governor Of Benue State, Samuel Ortom to using Fulaniherds men killings to campaign Ikyem Stated this on his social media handle, (Facebook) ” I detest the unholy alliance between CAN and Ortom’s government concerning the plight of the victims of the mass murder of our people. ” “There is a woman who lost her husband in the Mbalon Church massacre who is always begging around our area for food. ‘ Adding that “I…

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BENUE LINKS A CASE OF MANAGEMENT FAILURE. By Ahangba Angweh Fidelis

The Benue state owned transport company popularly known as BENUE LINKS has over the years suffered huge leadership and management failures, part of the problem is that the organization has been left to the mercy of some few focusless, egocentric and microscopic group of parasites who have refused to add any value to the system but rather continue to sap the little juice left of the company in the name of Atughur, this unfortunate but deliberate act has seen the extinction of government owned vehicles while the poorly maintained charted…

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Linda Ikeji: “A story that touches the heart”.

Two days before my 38th birthday on September 17th, I welcomed my first child, my son, Jayce. I look at him and I wonder why I waited so long to have a child. I’ve never known love like this. I literally have tears in my eyes every time I look at him. I can’t believe he came out of me. He is by far my greatest blessing and I’m looking forward to navigating him through life!Now to the reason why you are reading this. I argued with myself for a…

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ONLY LAZY YOUTHS ENGAGE IN SPORTS BETTING – FASHION DESIGNER, UCHE NNAJI

For fashion designer, Uche Nnaji who finds it worrisome, gambling particularly sports betting is taking over the Nigerian youths who see it as normal. In a post shared on his Facebook page, Nnaji said that as much as religious bodies preach against girls doing runs, they should also speak up against sports betting, which is what most young men have resorted to instead of getting employed. Read what he wrote below: “A new epidemic is gradually rising and ravaging the youthfulness of our ideal youths , it is not CODEIN,…

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NOT YET UHURU TO BE ATIKULATED By Didy Waya

The emergence of Atiku Abubarkar, (Turakin Adamawa) as the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) flag bearer for the upcoming 2019 general election brought a different euphoria to the political landscape in Nigeria. It wasn’t a stroll in the park for the billionaire business man, it has been a bumpy road for a man of such means; a highly connected Nigerian with deep pocket. READ ALSO Click here to make money on QUEEN AMINA BLOG(QAB) INCOME Hitherto Atiku was part of the building blocks which All Progressive Congress (APC) won 2015 election…

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LIES WE HAVE BEEN TOLD

There are phrases and sentences we have heard our entire life, but most are said incomplete, hence, having a different meaning. Today, I choose to share with you and give you the freedom these words gave me. 1. Curiosity killed the cat. This is actually not the full phrase; it is ‘curiosity killed the cat but satisfaction brought it back.’ So from today, don’t let anyone tell you not to be curious, go show your interest in anything you want to. Ask questions, be curious. 2. Blood is thicker than…

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2019: Shehu Sani Withdraws from APC Senatorial Primaries

Shehu Sani has withdrawn from the senatorial primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for Kaduna Central. Sani, who is currently representing the Kaduna Central Senatorial District in the Senate, announced the withdrawal in a statement issued by his Media Aide, Abdulsamad Amadi in Kaduna on Saturday. “We wish to inform the general public that Sen. Shehu Sani is not part of, and is not participating in a purported Kaduna Central APC senatorial primaries. “The office of Senator Shehu Sani has not, and will not send anybody as its…

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