Damilola Banjo

May 11, 2018
President Buhari

Will President Buhari Follow His Advice to Late Yar’Adua?

“The Executive Council of the Federation owes the nation a sacred duty by ensuring the ongoing confusion is resolved by declaring Yar’adua incapacitated to pave the […]
May 9, 2018

Block-Chain technology now? Can we get concerned Nigerians asking URGENT questions?

By Timi Olagunju Whilst at a meeting, in the early hours of 8a.m. yesterday, I read a report on Business Day that members of the House […]
May 6, 2018

Newsquake: On PMB’s American Trip; Senator Melaye’s Reality Show continues as IGP Shuns Senate Summon

This week, the United States President, Donald Trump, had the rare privilege of meeting with Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari. It was a bilateral meeting where the […]
May 5, 2018

To Those Who Destroyed Our Institutions, ‘Ajekun Iya Le E Je’

Last Thursday, a director in a reputable non-governmental rights advocacy organization in Nigeria reached out to me. He was bitter about the perceived “victimization” of Senator […]
May 5, 2018

Visually Impaired To Get Braille Ballot Papers- INEC

The chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Mahmood Yakubu, has promised that the commission will provide a braille ballot paper for the visually impaired persons […]
May 5, 2018

IGP Joins the Increasing List of President Buhari’s Appointees Who Have Dared The Senate

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, disregarded the invitation of the Nigerian senate-for the second time in six days. This seems to be an affront […]
April 15, 2018

Newsquake: From the Sowore/Shittu Saga, Buhari’s Re-election Bid to Chibok Abduction

Hey, our people nna do o! This week was action-packed. I don’t think any week can beat it anytime soon. From the Sowore-Shittu saga, to President […]
March 17, 2018

SPECIAL REPORT: How Northern Communities Suffer Consequences Of Abandoned Health Projects

The northern part of Nigeria is almost always on the negative side on most indicators of human development, health inclusive. According to the United Nations Children’s Fund […]
March 17, 2018

How Shoddy Investigations By The Nigerian Police Make A Mess Of Justice

In April 11, 2017, two notorious robbers were released by a Jos High Court in Plateau to continue their evil deeds because the Nigeria Police, with […]
March 4, 2018

Newsquake: On the Dapchi girls, ex-governors’ pension, Yusuf Buhari, Anthony Joshua’s comments and others

Two days ago, a friend brought it to my attention that the only news that rented the airwaves the past week have been about: Boko Haram, […]