Katsina: How late President Yar’adua ensured leadership of the state remained within his political family – Gov Radda

*Photo: The late President Umaru Yar’Adua* Katsina State Governor, Malam Dikko Umaru Radda, has observed that…

Remembering Sir Ahmadu Bello – By Kehinde Yusuf

*Photo: Sir Ahmadu Bello* There are people you wish never died, on account of the immense…

Abuja and the two Nigerias – By Lasisi Olagunju

If we take the Central Bank of Nigeria to Sokoto, will that translate to wellness for…

The Importance Of History, The Bloody Coup Of January 15th 1966 And A Tribute To Our Heros Past – By Femi Fani-Kayode

*Photo: Fani-Kayode* Nigeria is the only country in the world in which history is not taught.…

Hausa Names as Ethnographic Identifiers

By Abdallah Uba Adamu It happened 40 years ago. A friend’s wife in Kano had delivered…

Queen Amina of Zaria never existed

By Ndagi Abdullahi Amana Nupe The credibility of Queen Amina of Zaria’s legend faces a significant…

Early History of Lagos : A response to Oba of Benin, By Professor Banji Akintoye

*Photo: Prof Akintoye* On November 26, 2023, the Oba of Benin ignited a huge controversy about…

Oba of Benin, ancestors and Lagos – By Lasisi Olagunju

*Photo: Oba of Benin* “Every record has been destroyed or falsified, every book rewritten, every picture…

Governor, Deputy join Lagos Muslim community at 100 Years remembrance of late Imam Ibrahim Ankuri

The role played by the Muslim community in shaping the socio-religious values of Lagos dates back…

Game of thrones in Ondo- By Dare Babarinsa

*Photo L-R: Akeredolu and Aiyedatiwa * In Akure, the capital of Ondo State, the dangerous game…