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Professor Wole Soyinka at 90: Tribute to a National Treasure and Global Icon

By Bola Ahmed Tinubu I am pleased to join admirers around the world in celebrating the 90th birthday of Nigeria's iconic son and the world-renowned Professor Akinwande Oluwole Babatunde, famously...

Wole Soyinka @90: Heroism, Myth And Meta-myth

By Richard Odusanya Nation-building requires heroes. A nation without documented heroes or comprehensive documentation of the lives and times of their heroes and heroines, will...

Happy 90th birthday WS, my Dad’s true friend

By Funso Adegbola I have known the Nobel Laureate, Prof Akinwande Oluwole Soyinka, who we fondly call Uncle Wole, Kongi, Prof and WS, for almost...

Opinion: Atiku as an endangered species

BY PAUL IBE Sam Omatseye’s article, brimming with vitriol and sanctimonious posturing, demands a rebuttal rooted in truth and literary eloquence. Omatseye, in his misguided...

Custody Battle: Here Is My Side Of The Story – Davido (2)

By David Adeleke Voluntarily, Sophia, in the attempt to avoid the handing over of the baby to the children welfare authority, agreed to a compromise...

Custody Battle: Here Is My Side Of The Story – Davido (1)

By David Adeleke When the second trimester of Sophia’s pregnancy was closing, she tortuously announced to me that she was in the family way. My mind...

My Candid Opinion On Davido, Sophia Momodu Custody Fight – Ovation Publisher, Momodu

By Dele MomoduLast night, I received a distressing message from Mr David Adeleke (aka Davido). He was obviously devastated by the counter-affidavit submitted in...

Why I Wouldn’t DNA Test My Children

DNA testing has become quite the buzz in Nigeria lately, especially when it comes to sorting out who’s who in the family tree. Recently, there...

Explosive North: Open Letter to Northern Politicians

By Salihu Moh. Lukman The living reality in Northern Nigeria is very explosive. If anyone is interested in finding the practical meaning of the Hobbesian...

Why Northern Politicians’ Gang-Up Against Tinubu Will Fail (1)

In this two-part article, I will explore the recent gang-up against President Bola Tinubu by certain Northern interests and prove convincingly why it is...

Need to revisit the influence of traditional rulers in the appointment of Imam in Yorubaland

By Qasim Odedeji There is a Yoruba adage: 'aye là ba'fa, ayé làbá imole, lọsan gangan n'igbagbọ wọlé dé '. This adage confirms the existence...