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From left:  Gov Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State; Prof. Emevwo Biakolo and Mr. Richard Ikiebe during a lecture on "Media, Democratic Governance and Challenges of National Development", delivered by Governor  Uduaghan at the School of Media and Communication, Pan African University, Lagos yesterday. Photo: Lamidi Bamidele.

Uduaghan’s Delta and matters arising

Dr. Emmanuel Ewetan Uduaghan could rightly be described as a cat with nine lives. Since his ascension to the coveted seat of Governor of Delta State, the man has been on the firing line for opposition politicians and political parties in the State. His greatest arch rival Great Ovedje Ogboru has not left any stone unturned in his strong determination to take over the State from Emmanuel Uduaghan.

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DIALOGUE—From left: Chief Edwin Clark, Imam Abdulrahman Ahmad, Chief Missioner of Ansar udeen Muslim Group, and Alhaji Balarabe Musa, former Governor of Kaduna State, during the Eminent National Leaders of Thought Dialogue on The State of The Nation, yesterday in Lagos. Photo: Bunmi Azeez.

Sovereign National Conference or Suffering Nigerians Conference

The agitation for the convocation of what some called Sovereign National Conference has been around us for a long time and particularly gained currency in the last ten years. Some of the agitators with all their political and intellectual pedigree still show a remarkable lack of understanding of the socio-political dynamics of the country, especially the intricate logic of being a country of several configurations.

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President Jonathan casting his vote  at Otoabula  Ward 013, Otueke in Ogbia Local Government , Bayelsa state  Saturday.

Bayelsa Politics: A fraud foretold

There are so many issues begging for attention in Nigeria on a daily basis as a result of our peculiar configuration. In the fullness of all the issues that have occupied public space in recent times, we do not seem to be paying attention to details. The Bayelsa politics of old has been one characterized by fraud and corruption since 1999 till date.

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