Category Archives: General

Kaduna: Between El-rufa’i and Yero – Ibraheem A. Waziri

I have in the past weeks devoted my time to campaigning for a peaceful election in Kaduna State. That did not give me the space to gauge sentiment against parties…

RE- BEYOND THE ELECTION – By Shehu Ahmed

The paper by the former Governor of the Central Bank Prof. Charles Soludo sparked a meaningful debate on the programs of our contenders for the office of the President of the…

On Travails and Trivialities – Dr. Marzuq Abubakar Ungogo

In a ruling Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) rally recently in Kano, the Nigerian Vice President, Namadi Sambo bragged of being a better Muslim because unlike his political opponents, his name…

2015: Between Continuity and Change – Dr. Marzuq Abubakar Ungogo

When The United States’ senator and former presidential candidate, John McCain threw aside all diplomatic norms and called the current Nigerian leadership “a practically non-existent government”, he might have either…

Charlie Hebdo: A Case of a Clash of Worldviews – By Ibraheem A. Waziri

iawaziri@gmail.com, 9th Jan. 2015 It was a soft breakfast. Precisely oats and pepper soup. Aljazeera was discussing Charlie Hebdo, the unfortunate killings. My audio player was re-echoing again and again,…

Open Letter to Governor Yero; I Now Genuinely Like You Sir But… By Al-ameen Abubakar

Jan 7, 2015 Sorry Sir, I used to dislike you. My emotions towards you were borne purely out of economic reasons. And if you take the pain to understand me,…

Kaduna APC’s Manifesto: A Review – By Ibraheem A. Waziri

Kaduna APC’s Manifesto: A Review By Ibraheem A. Waziri iawaziri@gmail.com For a starter there is a field of study or professional practice called Project Management (PM). PM is one of…

Isa Ashiru, the Candidate APC Delegates should look Toward – By Khalil Adam Usman

In a recent interview with the online Newspaper, the National Trail (20th October, 2014), Honorable Isa Ashiru has demonstrated a comprehensive and deep knowledge of the state of things in…

Happy Birthday Mr. President! – By Ibraheem A. Waziri

I have to look your way Mr. President on this your and our very important day. It is only a word I have; a reflection, sort of, about your and…

 Talk is not cheap; Talk is the Essence – By Ibraheem A. Waziri

Mongols converted to Islam after the untold destruction they brought to it. They crushed the Abbasids. They turned river Tigris of the then Baghdad to blood. Yet they became Muslims….