Manchester City football club was on Tuesday confirmed winner of the 2020/2021 English Premier League (EPL). For those who follow football keenly, whether it is played in the dusty fields of Ajegunle, in Lagos, the La Liga in Spain, Italian Serie A, German Bundesliga, or EPL, this was one pulsating season, filled with excitement, despite the absence of physical spectators, due to the ravaging COVID-19 pandemic.
Police got intelligence that their stations will be attacked, rather than get proactive and fortify security around their facilities they evacuated their armouries and equipment and allowed the premises to be razed by an enemy they already knew and are aware of.
One of the most unfortunate things about leadership in Nigeria is the process by which it is derived. With the absence of a rigorous selection process based on merit, adequate know-how and manifestable compassion, all sorts of charlatans attain leadership without the faintest idea of what to do when the test of leadership comes.
The Senator representing Abia South Senatorial district in the Nigerian Senate, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe who is also the minority leader of the Senate, has traced the worsening security crisis in the country and threat of disintegration to the coming into power of President Muhammadu Buhari led government in 2015 which enthroned sectionalism and nepotism as state policy.
The former President of the Senate, Alhaji Abubakar Bukola Saraki has frowned at the insecurity bedevilling the country stating that President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressive Congress need help.
After exhaustive discussions on the current security challenges in the South East and with valuable contributions from participants at the first South-East security summit in Owerri on this day Sunday, April 11th 2021, it was resolved as follows
Femi Fani-Kayode has reacted to a statement made by popular Islamic cleric Sheikh Ahmad Gumi who stated that there’s no reason why the Federal Government can’t pardon and accept the repentance of bandits, since coup plotters and those that instigated the civil war, we're forgiven and pardoned.