Category: General Opinion

To NatGeo: A story idea on Nigerian animals by Reuben Abati

Dear Editor, NatGeo,  I am a great fan of your magazine, National Geographic, and your sister platform, National Geo Wild, and your coverage of natural history,...

Of drowning men and national security by Reuben Abati

Of drowning men and national security by Reuben Abati Jimoh Moshood, the current Police Public Relations officer in Abuja is probably the most unprofessional occupier of...

The Looming Collapse of Crytocurrencies by Tony Ogunlowo

I’m going to be a hypocrite here: whilst predicting the doom of high profitable cryptocurrencies I must confess that I do own some Bitcoin( – not a lot!) and...

What exactly is Babangida saying? by Reuben Abati

The drama, the controversy, the confusion, the double entendre, attended by seeming cowardice, that grew around a statement, perhaps the statements, purportedly issued...

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...