​We Simply Don’t Pay Vat  – Ambrose Bernard Gowong

​We Simply Don’t Pay Vat  – Ambrose Bernard Gowong The figures released for this year’s Value Added Tax (VAT) by the Federal Ministry of Finance indicate some states of the federation are nothing more than parasites or leeches contributing nothing yet  indigenes of such states are the loudest noise makers in the Nigeria media space.… Read More ​We Simply Don’t Pay Vat  – Ambrose Bernard Gowong

Return, Resume or Resign ? -By Simon Kolawole 

​RETURN, RESUME, AND RESIGN? Simon Kolawolelive!, Email: simon.kolawoe@thisdaylive.com. SMS: 0805 500 1961 If you believe in the evolution theory, you are most likely to believe that the loud calls on President Muhammadu Buhari to “return or resign” happened just like that. You would believe the campaign was a naturally occurring phenomenon generated from a single… Read More Return, Resume or Resign ? -By Simon Kolawole 

Egmont’s Suspension of Nigeria :Case for NFIC Bill-By Walter Duru 

​ EGMONT’S SUSPENSION OF NIGERIA: A CASE FOR NFIC BILL By Walter Duru, Ph.D Three weeks ago, the hammer of the world’s watchdog on money laundering and terrorist financing, Egmont Group of Financial Intelligence Units fell on Nigeria for non-compliance with global best standards. The crux of the matter is the absence of autonomy for the… Read More Egmont’s Suspension of Nigeria :Case for NFIC Bill-By Walter Duru 

Governor Nyesom Wike and The Aborted “In House Coup”- By Emmanuel Ado

​ Governor Nyesom Wike and The Aborted “In House Coup” By Emmanuel Ado  On June 30th,1934 the historic day of the  Night of Long Knives,Adolf Hitler,the Fuhrer or Chancellor of Germany,scared stiff that the famed and notorious SA, the abbreviation for Sturmabteillung (German Assault Division), which had helped him to power, had become too,too powerful,and… Read More Governor Nyesom Wike and The Aborted “In House Coup”- By Emmanuel Ado

​Obiano, Zoning and Equity in Anambra Politics-By James Eze 

​ Obiano, Zoning and Equity in Anambra Politics-By James Eze  Former Vice President, Dr Alex Ekwueme may have unwittingly started a crucial debate in the buildup to the Anambra gubernatorial election scheduled for November 18 this year with his recent comment on Zoning. The former Vice President who is highly venerated for his immense contributions… Read More ​Obiano, Zoning and Equity in Anambra Politics-By James Eze 

​T.B. Joshua : Murder in the Church(Part 1) -By Femi Fani-Kayode 

​ T.B. JOSHUA: MURDER IN THE CHURCH (PART 1) By Femi Fani-Kayode  A few weeks ago I tweeted that I would write an essay about the bombing of a building at Prophet Temitope Balogun Joshua’s Synagogue Church Of All Nations (SCOAN).   Though I have been writing essays and contributing to the public discourse for… Read More ​T.B. Joshua : Murder in the Church(Part 1) -By Femi Fani-Kayode 

​Investigative Reporting and Work of the Legislature: Locating a Nexus- By Imam Imam 

​ Investigative Reporting and Work of the Legislature: Locating a Nexus By Imam Imam    Let begin by expressing my sincere appreciation to the organizers of this event by finding me worthy to share my thoughts on journalism and the practice of lawmaking. There may be no better time to discuss this salient topic than… Read More ​Investigative Reporting and Work of the Legislature: Locating a Nexus- By Imam Imam 

Part 1: Governor Nasir El-Rufai : A Reformist in the Saddle -By Emmanuel Ado 

​ Governor Nasir El-Rufai : A Reformist in the Saddle  (Part One on Governor Nasir El- Rufai’s Second Anniversary) By Emmanuel Ado : Governor Nasir El – Rufai of Kaduna State can safely be declared a reformist going by Macmillan dictionary definition of a reformist as one “wanting to change and improve society or an… Read More Part 1: Governor Nasir El-Rufai : A Reformist in the Saddle -By Emmanuel Ado 

Fighting Corruption: 11 Things Saraki Wants Nigerians To Know

​ Fighting Corruption: 11 Things Saraki Wants Nigerians To Know: On Monday, May 15th, 2017, the Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, spoke extensively about how to fight corruption in Nigeria at the launch of a book authored by Senator Dino Melaye, entitled, ‘Antidote of Corruption.” The following are highlights from the Senate President’s speech:… Read More Fighting Corruption: 11 Things Saraki Wants Nigerians To Know