Lockdown: Give clerics special palliatives

MURIC sends warning to Oyo gov, Makinde

A rights advocacy group has advised state governments throughout the country to consider giving special palliatives to Imams and pastors in order to cushion the effect of the lockdown occasioned by COVID-19. The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) argued that such relief will stem the tide of agitations for early reopening of churches and mosques for normal worship sessions. Continue reading “Lockdown: Give clerics special palliatives”

Between Buhari, Adesina, and Gambari

By Femi Olufunmilade, Ph.D

“A tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing”. – William Shakespeare. This describes a campaign of calumny in the form of an old article in the 12th July, 2008, issue of The Sun newspaper making the rounds on social media to put a wedge between the writer, Femi Adesina, presidential spokesman,  and Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, the new Chief of Staff to President Buhari. Continue reading “Between Buhari, Adesina, and Gambari”