Opinion

By Aminu Kutama A boxer identified as Chukwuemeka Igboanugo has died at the ongoing National Sports Festival in Asaba, Delta State. The Imo State representative was declared dead after losing a fight by knockout to his contender from...
By Ismail Auwal A bill that proposed six months jail term for parents who abandon their newborns or growing children has passed the second reading in the House of Representatives. The bill tagged, “Act to Re-amend the Child...

Mohammed Isa: How not to log out

By Ola Awoniyi You may not realise how difficult it can be to write a tribute about a departed colleague, until you sadly have to...

Nuclear non-proliferation and its applications in clean energy generation

By Dr. Yakubu Wudil and Umar F. Ahmad Nuclear energy goes beyond the widespread assumption that it is only a tool of mass destruction. It...

Borrowing as mark of strenght of a language

By Furera Bagel, PhD A language that does not borrow is a dead language. A language survives and becomes a strong language when it’s able to...

Roadside discussions

By Abdussamad Ahmad Yusuf It was Wednesday evening, the clock ticking to point 6:00 pm. Alongside two friends we were joined by another friends’ friend...

Kwankwaso shuns Arewa presidential dialogue, alleges foul play

By Aminu Kutama Presidential candidate of the New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP) and former Governor of Kano State, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso has revealed that he...

Kano city wall: Who will save our heritage?

By Kabiru Haruna Isa, PhD “Heritage is our collective treasure, given to us and ours to bequeath to our children”. Margaret MacMillan History is made by...

Still on Danbatta’s NAE’s council election

By Nura Ibrahim Azare Recently, the Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Danbatta, was elected into...

Lessons from two great men’s politics

By Yakubu Musa The year was 1983. My mum was close to her radio, listening, with rapt attention, to the results of the Kano State...

To gatekeepers of tears

By Furera Bagel, PhD I have recently noticed some things happening to bereft people, whenever they try to cry out in grief, people will shush...

Conversations at KABAFEST 2022

By Namse Udosen The strings of conversations provide a melody for the dance of society. The Kaduna Book and Arts Festival (KABAFEST) was a platform...

Royal spectacle and the love of kings

By Muhammad S Balogun In the past week, programming on many of the television channels―especially BBC, Sky News and CNN―has been dominated by images and...

NNPP uncovers plans by APC to buy voters’ cards in Kano

By Ismail Auwal The New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) in Kano State has alleged that it uncovered plans by the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC)...

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