Thelma Okoro
Thelma Okoro

PDP: A lifeline from the Supreme Court By Reuben Abati

On Wednesday, July 12, the Supreme Court saved our democracy and the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). It did with its ruling in the matter between Ali Modu Sheriff and...

Buhari and the Hausa Language By Reuben Abati

“Baba just fall my hand! Ha, wetin.” “Which Baba?” “Baba Bubu, the President of all Nigeria.” “In the spirit of this season, may Almighty Allah (SAW) grant...

JAMB 2017: Matters Arising By Reuben Abati

I attended a meeting recently at the headquarters of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board in Bwari, Abuja: the post-2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation...

Fatherhood 101 (The Act Of Being Alive To Responsibilities)

Fatherhood has often being described as the state of being a father; a male parent. It is of great importance to note that one does not become a father simply because...

Igbo-haters, the Arewa ultimatum and our nation By Reuben Abati

Fifty years after the civil war ended, Igbos do not yet feel a sense of belonging, acceptance or safety in the Federation called Nigeria. The sad part is that this...

Democracy, Biafra And A Sense Of History By Reuben Abati

It is sad that many Nigerians today talk glibly about the possibility of a coup or of military intervention in politics.  They make it seem as if this democracy is...