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Vanity breeds corruption so to break the cycle, Nigeria needs to launch a war against immodesty

By Ayo Akinfe 

(1) End the use of the phrase Your Excellency for all public officials. What does this mean anyway? Does it mean the person is excellent?

(2) End the use of all these needless titles like Apostle, Otunba, Chief, Alhaji, Dame, Elder, Engineer, Barrister, Sir, etc. Promote the use of simple Mr and Ms

(3) End the display of portraits of government officials in public offices 

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#RevolutionNow protesters defy security clampdown and organise demonstrations nationwide

SECURITY agents and demonstrators have been involved in a series of skirmishes across the country today as organisers of the #RevolutionNow protest sought to continue their planned marches despite the arrest of their leader Omoyele Sowore on Saturday.

 

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Shiite movement awaits El-Zakzaky's release after court grants him leave to get medical attention in India

ISLAMIC Movement of Nigeria (IMN) leaders are eagerly waiting for the release of their leader Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky after a Kaduna high court ruled this morning that he should be granted bail to go abroad to seek medical attention.

 

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Tekno apologises for raunchy display at Lekki Toll Gate putting it down to technical fault

AFROBEAT sensation Augustine  Kelechi popularly known as Tekno Miles has debunked claims that he intentionally engaged in recording an advertisement with semi-nude ladies in Lagos pointing out that what happened was that the truck broke down.

 

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Three siblings jailed in London after being found guilty of laundering money for Black Axe gang

THREE Nigerian siblings who were working for the leader of the notorious Black Axe gang Augustus Bemigho-Eyeoyibo have been jailed for a total of 16 years after laundering nearly £1m to him through UK bank accounts.

 

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Gunmen kill Adamawa Macban leader engaged in the fight against banditry and kidnapping

FULANI herdsmen's body the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (Macban) has lost its northeast zonal vice chairman Saidu Kolaku who was killed by armed bandits in Adamawa State over the weekend.

 

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Liverpool sent to send Awoniyi out on loan to French side Nice over the forthcoming season

ENGLISH Premier League giants Liverpool are set to send Nigerian striker Taiwo Awoniyi out on loan to French Ligue One side Nice over the forthcoming season as part of his ongoing development aimed at grooming him for the big time.

 

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Pastor Fatoyinbo returns with a bang as his sermon attracts massive crowd of jubilant supporters

COMMONWEALTH of Zion Assembly (Coza) founder Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo has ended his three week self-imposed exile and returned with a bang to the pulpit giving a sermon at the church's Abuja premises yesterday.

 

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Nigeria desperately needs an association called Fulani Youth Against Armed Herdsmen with a clear vision for the future

By Ayo Akinfe 

(1) As Fulani youths, we totally oppose the primitive and archaic practice of nomadism. We want to see all livestock raised in modern day ranches 

(2) We demand the immediate disarmament of all Fulani cattle herdsmen 

(3) We insist that a primary school be opened on every single cattle ranch across the country 

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Nigeria desperately needs an association called Fulani Youth Against Armed Herdsmen with a clear vision for the future

By Ayo Akinfe 

(1) As Fulani youths, we totally oppose the primitive and archaic practice of nomadism. We want to see all livestock raised in modern day ranches 

(2) We demand the immediate disarmament of all Fulani cattle herdsmen 

(3) We insist that a primary school be opened on every single cattle ranch across the country 

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