#ThankATeacher As the world celebrates International Teacher’s Day

#ThankATeacher As the world celebrates International Teacher’s Day, I want to thank Mr Imana my secondary school principal and other KCOB staff and teachers who taught us chivalry and patriotism. The role of teachers in the fabric of a nation’s existence cannot be overemphasized; they determine our future through our children. Our children need strong educational foundations to be able to compete in the global arena. Hence, our great teachers must be celebrated. Like the Mission Statement of my Alma … read more

Our Nation Has Lost A Pre-eminent mother

I have been enthusiastically looking forward to making a big but surprise visit to Ikenne, Ogun State to be part of the Centenary birthday celebration of Mama H.I. D. Awolowo, knowing that she is the last woman standing among the wives and mothers who truly contributed by supporting their spouses in laying the foundation for our nation building. To think that she will not be there during the period of the celebration, which is just about two months away, makes … read more

Mr. President should provide leadership and protect the Judiciary – Senator @BukolaSaraki

The current security situation in Ekiti State today is a big threat to our nascent democracy, political stability and judicial independence. Above all, it is an afront to our peaceful co-existence in our immediate environment and to our nation in general. I am personally worried and concerned as a Nigerian and as a stakeholder in the Nigerian polity. Whether the Ekiti State cris‎is is APC or PDP driven or whether it is as a result of an act of commission … read more

We can defeat Boko Haram, but we need a different approach

ely welcomed in order to end this violent insurgency. Finally, we need to recognize that terrorism is alive and thriving in the northern regions of Nigeria. This can be partially attributed to the fact that the environment has worsened and economic opportunities have lessened in this region. As was recently reported, about 35% of the land that was arable in northern Nigeria fifty years ago can no longer be cultivated. We must look into policies that address this issue if … read more

Saraki Reacts to Amnesty Internationals “No Progress Report”

The issue of the cleanup of extensive oil spill and the ensuing environmental degradation in the Niger Delta, has again been highlighted by the recent Amnesty international report. This report has correctly indicted the Federal Government and Shell for doing next to nothing to implement the United Nations Environmental Program (UNEP) recommendations.    It would be recalled that in August 2011, the UNEP handed the Federal Government its scientific findings on the state of degradation in Ogoniland, and warned that … read more

CONGRATULATIONS TO AREGBESOLA AND THE PEOPLE OF OSUN FOR DEFEATING FEDERAL MIGHT

In spite of the overwhelming pressure mounted by the unnecessary influx of over 70,000 armed personnel across the state of Osun; the illegal arrest and harassment of opposition members, and; the propaganda from the PDP, the great people of Osun have spoken with their votes. Osun has decided to give Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola another four year mandate. I heartily congratulate my brother, Ogbeni Rauf on his sweeping re-election on the people-centered platform of the ALL Progressives Congress (APC). From every … read more

SENATOR SARAKI MOURNS AKUNYILI

The Senator representing Kwara Central Senatorial District of Kwara State, Senator Bukola Saraki had expressed deep shock on receiving the news of the sudden death of one of most vibrant women Minister Nigeria ever had, Professor Dora Akunyili. Senator Saraki says, “Nigeria has once again lost a rare gem, a vibrant, focused, energetic and passionate woman who drove laudable and sustainable changes in Nigeria through her service to the nation particularly as the Director General of NAFDAC- which marked the … read more

Video: Senator @Bukolasaraki Speaks About Nigerian Politics, Reforms And Moving On After PDP

Watch this explosive video of Senator Saraki as he speaks on issues of national importance. Saraki Speaks About Nigerian Politics, Reforms And Moving On After PDP. http://youtu.be/QFlTvEJFnuc?a

KWARANS EXPRESSES LOVE FOR SENATOR BUKOLA SARAKI

The former governor of Kwara State and Senator representing Kwara Central was Saturday, 8th March given a heroic welcomed by both his supporters and passerby on his arrival at the Ilorin International Airport. The crowd initially came with the intention to welcome his Excellency back to the state of harmony, until the possession grew longer than expected which culminated to the senator himself alighting from his open roof vehicle to ’walk-the-walk’’ with the people in a show of love to the … read more