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Osun APC And Some Hard Home Truths (2), By abiodun KOMOLAFE

AS of July 16, 2022, Iyiola Omisore, a Prince of Ife and a celebrated political strategist and master of the game, was the party’s National Secretary. Still, APC lost very badly in Ifeland. Incidentally, that’s where Sooko Tajudeen Lawal, the…

Still On The Wike-Fubara Feud, By abiodun KOMOLAFE

IF we go back to the history of Nigeria, the truth is: dear fatherland has learnt nothing. In the days of Obafemi Awolowo and Ladoke Akintola, this was how they started inventing stuff that had never been in existence; and…

Nigeria, Revenue Poverty And Taxation Atrophy, By abiodun KOMOLAFE

WHEN our forefathers came up with the wise saying that ‘the earnest wish of potters is for earth to be clay’, it was not only worthy of commendation but also no mean achievement. The beauty of the adage is that,…

The Passable View Of Roads In Southwest Nigeria, By abiodun KOMOLAFE

FROM time immemorial, the masses have relied on constituted governments to implement road projects for the socio-political economy of the society. Whichever government got the construction right would be praised while those who focused on the maintenance would also be…

Oyebanji, Ekiti And Purposeful Leadership, By abiodun KOMOLAFE

ALTHOUGH the initial steps have to be taken by the individual, the picture of personality as having “power to uplift, power to depress, power to curse, and power to bless” is working for Governor Biodun Abayomi Oyebanji of Ekiti State….

Governor Oyebanji’s One Year In Office By abiodun KOMOLAFE

GOVERNOR Biodun Abayomi Oyebanji of Ekiti State is privileged to have inherited a stable platform. Were it to have been otherwise, one doubts if he would by now have finished negotiating the trouble zones, not to talk about development in…

Insecurity And The Plight Of Kidnap Victims (2), By abiodun KOMOLAFE

PERCEIVED callousness in society comes, chiefly, from the responses of the government to public issues as they affect individuals and the collective. As a country and society, we are perhaps the most cold-hearted people on the surface of the earth….

Insecurity And The Plight Of kidnap Victims (1) By abiodun KOMOLAFE

TEMITOPE Oladipo Fayehun must be passing through hard times. A native of Ilesa in Osun State, Fayehun’s ordeal started on March 2, 2021, when he, alongside others in his vehicle, fell into the hands of some Fulani kidnappers along Osogbo-Ibokun-Ilesa…

Obasanjo And The Face Of Insolence By abiodun KOMOLAFE

FORMER president, Olusegun Obasanjo’s recent discourteous behaviour against some of the traditional rulers in Iseyin, Oyo State has drawn an angry tirade from the public. Not unexpectedly, these comments have come as a mix of both the printable and unprintable…

Osun Government And Politics Of Plurality, By abiodun KOMOLAFE

GOVERNOR Ademola Adeleke of Osun State deserves a pat on the back for instructing the three senators representing the state in the Upper Chamber to “mobilize support for former Governor Gboyega Oyetola’s nomination as Minister” during last week’s screening exercise….