Analysis: Obaseki, Oshiomhole, Edo People And The Subversion of Subversion

By Sunny Awhefeada But for the liberty which postmodernism confers on the use of language to express the oddity which defines contemporary reality, it would have been hard put for anybody to aptly describe or encode the political turmoil going on in Edo State. The unfolding absurdist script written, directed and acted by one man has again raised a lot of salient issues about politics in Nigeria. While conceding to the devious underpinning of the etymology of the word “politician”, the Nigerian variant of it must have astounded the very…

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Analysis: Oshiomhole and the Crisis of Public Morality

  By Sunny Awhefeada The greatest tragedy to befall Nigeria is the lack of public morality that has become the hallmark of those who aspire to leadership. The ongoing political brouhaha in Edo State with Adams Oshiomhole as the prima donna manifests the apparent absence of public morality in Nigeria’s national life. When critically evaluated, the ongoing show of shame embarked upon by Oshiomhole is worse that the allegations of graft and heist for which the henchmen of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) and the Economic and Financial Crimes…

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Breaking New: APC National Chairman Ajimobi Not Dead- Media Aide

The Acting National Chairman of the All Progressive Congress, APC, and former governor of Oyo State, H. E Abiola Ajimobi is dead. Ajimobi had been sick of COVID -19 before the National Working Committee of APC picked him to succeed the Appeal Court ousted Adams Oshiomole.. According to his media aide,Bolajii Tunji, the immediate former governor of oyo State is still very much alive and kicking. In a post on his social media handle, Tunji urged Nigerians to pray for the recovery of the APC chieftain who is still battling…

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