World Television Day : Past, present and future of TV...

There is a little debate over the birthplace of television broadcasting in Africa. The prevalent view is that Ibadan, capital of Oyo State, was where the the first terrestrial television broadcast signals on the continent occurred on 31 October 1959 and belonged to the Western Nigeria Television Service. The less known version is that a…

You can’t take Nigeria to any level with plagiarised copy,...

My attention has been drawn to the fact that the Muhammadu Buhari Campaign Organization has been established to have plagiarized their campaign agenda and logo titled Next Level, from a thesis authored by on Kelly Costner, an Associate Professor of Winthrop University in South Carolina, USA. What will Garba Shehu, Audu Ogbeh say against Atiku?…

ASUU and the new minimum wage…

AFTER a long drawn battle with threats of fire and brimstones, Organised Labour suspended its proposed mass actions over their demand for a N30,000 minimum wage as President Muhammadu Buhari warmly received the report of the Tripartite Committee of the National Minimum Wage Continue reading ASUU and the new minimum wage at Vanguard News Nigeria….

EFCC’s political mission in Akwa Ibom…

The real memory of a man after he has departed this life, is not in the abundance of the things he had but in the quality of life he lived. While many live and die for riches and fame, others leave footprints of kindness and generosity. Continue reading EFCC’s political mission in Akwa Ibom at…

2019: Between ease of doing business and ease of doing...

Election campaign begins tomorrow, November 18, ninety days to the vote, and something of great interest to citizens and international observers alike is what kind of contest to expect. There is no gainsaying that this is an immensely important election. Continue reading 2019: Between ease of doing business and ease of doing fraud at Vanguard…

Repositioning Nigeria, Africa’s media narratives…

Africa’s media landscape has come of age. Given where it all began, we cannot but say there have been a couple of improvements when compared to what obtains today. The only challenge is that the media narrative is still being dominated and controlled by the advanced or western media. Continue reading Repositioning Nigeria, Africa’s media…

A wake-up call on Abuja earth tremors…

NATURAL disasters often occur without prior notice. In most cases, when they occur, they have devastating effects on human lives and property. While not much can be done to prevent nature from taking its course, early warning mechanisms should be taken seriously to mitigate the effects of natural disasters. Continue reading A wake-up call on…

The Buhari certificate saga and its needless controversies…

ACADEMIC certificate is a simple receipt of the attainment of specific academic accomplishment and is however, narrowly focused on the outcome of specific examinations for which the holder is marked and graded according to his or her performance. Continue reading The Buhari certificate saga and its needless controversies at Vanguard News Nigeria. Visit the newspaper…

The demystification of Adams Oshiomhole – Reno…

Has anyone seen Adams Oshiomhole’s pretty face in public? Rather strange that such a handsome man who is not shy of talking to journalists suddenly disappears from public view. I hope all is well? Continue reading The demystification of Adams Oshiomhole – Reno at Vanguard News Nigeria. Visit the newspaper for this and other news

Subsidy: Buhari’s NNPC as cesspool of corruption…

It is no longer debatable that the deep seated illegality and abuse of financial procedures which has characterized the operations of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) in the last few decades still bedevils it in spite of the present administration’s claim to transparency and integrity. Continue reading Subsidy: Buhari’s NNPC as cesspool of corruption…

The failure of leadership…

Though Akwa Ibom State was created over two decades ago, it barely came to national and international consciousness under former Governor Godswill Akpabio. Continue reading The failure of leadership at Vanguard News Nigeria. Visit the newspaper for this and other news