Tuesday, 27 Sep 2022
Category: Opinion


“While BH may no longer hold any LGA as territory, they are clearly still strong enough to launch attacks against military bases and civilian populations, derisively termed as “soft targets”. This is evidenced by multiple under-reported attacks by insurgents in many North East communities, including military bases. It is heart-rending that the government keeps underplaying these attacks and referring to them as soft targets.”



Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) is a popular term that refers to the consolidation of companies or assets through various types of financial transactions. M&A has numerous definitions depending on the transaction format. It can include a number of different transactions, such as mergers, acquisitions, consolidations, tender offers, purchase of assets and management acquisitions. In all […]

June 12 And Other Pressing Matters By Saheed Animashaun

“On behalf of the Federal Government, I tender the nation’s apology to the family of Late MKO Abiola, who got the highest votes and to those that lost their loved ones in the cause of June 12 struggle.” This, for me, was the most emotional part of President Buhari’s speech on June 12. I could […]

OPINION: Third Force Blues By Saheed Animashaun

“All this talk about a 3rd force to upend PDP and APC in 2019 is a ruse! It is never going to happen”. “People like you are why Nigeria may never achieve its potential. Laidback lots! You are comfortable with creating a good life for yourself and yourself alone! No wonder Trump called us a […]

The Trial of General Bako *By Saheed Animashaun

The Trial of General Bako *By Saheed Animashaun Negeru, General Bako’s country of birth, is a “small” geographical enclave blessed with abundant resources. Quite paradoxically, Negeru is a grossly underdeveloped country in spite of these humongous endowments. Up until 18 years ago, Negeru had been largely ruled by men in Khaki, one of them being […]

Excessive Veneration of Public Officials And The Quest for Accountability

Discussions around the quest for greater accountability in government are a never ending one. It takes center stage in several citizen education platforms round the globe. The importance of accountability and transparency in government can never be exaggerated. It is the thread that holds democracy together. Democracy is touted as being a form of government […]

Saheed Animashaun: Yet another PR gaffe by President Buhari

For the umpteenth time, I put forth that Buhari’s PR style needs to be changed. I really hope it doesn’t become an albatross that would ultimately become the undoing of his administration. This would be terribly unfortunate because if Buhari fails, it would mean every Nigerian has failed. While myself and many other conscionable Nigerians […]