I AM NOT AFTER DAVID MARK’S SEAT – SARAKI

he chairman, Senate Committee on Environment and Ecology, Dr Bukola Saraki, has stated that he is not after the seat of Senate president David Mark.  Saraki stated this at a media chat with correspondents during a trip to Ilorin, while reacting to the current political situation in the country. Saraki made it clear that his […]

NIGERIA TO SPEND N1.5 TRILLION ON POLICE REFORMS

resident Goodluck Jonathan said the Federal Governement would spend the sum of N1.5 trillion in the next five years to reform the Nigeria Police Force. This was made known by Sen. Bala Mohammed, the Minister of the FCT who represented Mr. Jonathan at a two-day retreat on Sustaining Nigeria Police Reforms, in Makurdi on Thursday. At the […]

FOR NKOSI JOHNSON

Oluwamayowa Idowu t was a year into the new millennium and my father had picked up the Guardian (As always). Unusually for me, I was able to take in the contents of the cover. Normally, my first port of call would have been the sports pages. The boy whose picture was there looked like my  […]