Tuesday, May 23, 2017

All posts by "Prince Eniola Ojajuni"

Prince Eniola Ojajuni
An Erudite Lawyer, social Critics, Human and civil right Lawyer and Politician
The rise of women

Most men must have noticed, but they’re on the way out,” observed Benny, a highly successful engineer and a single mother of three. “Hopeless cases they are, heading for the ...
Girl Child inheritance

I was scribbling down notes on gender inequality, when a niggling thought wiggled its way into my mind and engaged me in an irritating contest. I tried as much as ...

A group, Civil Enlightenment Organisation of Nigeria, has called on Nigerians to support the anti-corruption crusade of President Muhammadu Buhari. The group said corruption was capable of derailing the country’s ...
APC and Buhari

The All Progressives Congress has cornered itself on the issue of N5,000 stipend to be paid to 25 million unemployed Nigerians; how the party intends to manipulate itself out of ...
Fani-Kayode

A former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of marginalising the southern part of the country in his appointments. Fani-Kayode was reacting to the appointment ...
Pastor rapes tenager

The Nasarawa State Police command on Monday arrested a 46 year-old pastor, Ifeanyi Bernard, for allegedly raping a 13-year-old girl in the Karu Local Government Area of the state. According ...
efcc boss

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday fired the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr. Ibrahim Lamorde, thus bringing his reign as the country’s anti-graft tsar to an end ...
PDP vs APC

No fewer than 1,000 youths of the All Progressives Congress from the Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of Bayelsa State have defected to the Peoples Democratic Party. They were received ...
Afanifere

Akure—THE Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, yesterday said that if the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC goes ahead to conduct the Febuary 14 general election with almost 30 million voters cards ...
Biafra

PROTEST Information just reaching us from Aba is that the entire Enyimba city is locked down as Banks, Schools and all markets in the city are shut following a mega ...
UNN

Students of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Enugu State, are currently in battle with the authorities of their school over what they termed the compulsory laptop fee allegedly imposed on ...
Morinho

At the height of his managerial prowess, Jose Felix Mourinho was a cult figure. He was revered for his ability to read matches and win them. He was adored for ...
MTN CEO

MTN Group President and Chief Executive Officer, Sifiso Dabengwa, resigned on Monday morning over the N1.04tn fine imposed on MTN Nigeria by the country’s regulatory body – the Nigerian Communications ...
Nigeria Federal High Court

The Federal High Court says contrary to story, ‘Judicial sympathy: Drug convicts get warning as punishment’ published on October 19, 2015, its judges have been passing maximum sentence on drug ...
Six sentenced to death for brutal Bangladesh child

A Bangladesh court Sunday handed four men the death sentence over the brutal killing of a 13-year-old boy that provoked national outrage after video footage of the attack went viral, ...
Saraki

Twenty-six lawyers representing Senate President Bukola Saraki, who is standing a 13-count trial for false declaration of assets, walked out on the judges of the Code of Conduct Tribunal in ...
Electricity bills

THE Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission hit consumers below the belt yet again last week when it announced impending increases in electricity tariffs without addressing the fundamental structural problems in the ...
President buhari

As one of the most passionate promoters of the Buhari Presidency brand, a mission I embarked upon out of sheer patriotism and objectivity, I owe it a duty to my ...
Nigeria maritime boundaries

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday approved the continuation of efforts by the National Boundary Commission to significantly expand the nation’s maritime boundaries. According to a statement by his Senior Special ...
Nigerian Youths

The All Progressives Congress has assured Nigerians that it will not renege on its campaign promise to pay 5,000 Naira each monthly to 25 million most vulnerable Nigerians, while calling on ...
buhari

It is no longer news that President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration mismanaged the economy. It is not news either that the Jonathan administration reenacted Nigeria of 1980 to 1983 or that ...
Nigeria

People will naturally and instinctively evaluate and judge you by your words, action and deed within a specific period of time of engagement. It baffles not a few Nigerians that ...
Lagos Airport

CONSTANTLY living in denial, Nigeria’s aviation authorities have stridently debunked a new report that ranked the country’s leading airports as being among the worst in Africa. In its 2015 survey, ...
Nigeria

Posing a question with an obvious answer is at worse rhetorical and at best academic. Nigeria is broke. And the information is official. President Muhammadu Buhari has admitted that Nigeria ...
Bukola Saraki

The President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, on Tuesday by hand submitted the list of 36 Nigerians cleared by the Senate as ministers to President Muhammadu Buhari in the Presidential ...
Obasanjo vs Soyinka

Both men’s lineages have Egbaland in common; Olusegun Obasanjo by paternal and Oluwole Soyinka by maternal lines. They both grew up in and around Abeokuta; Soyinka attended the Anglican-run Abeokuta ...
Jesus

Jesus met a man who had been sick for thirty-eight years and asked him a strange question: “Do you want to be healed?” (John 5:6). “What kind of question is that?” ...
Samuel Eto’o

The Antalyaspor striker, who spoke with the Cable News Network on Thursday in an interview, which was monitored by our correspondent, lamented the lack of attention internationally for terrorism in ...
Jose Mourinho

It is no longer news that the self-proclaimed “Special One”, Jose Mourinho, has been having some not-so-special moments as the coach of the defending champions of the English Premier League, ...
Bukola Saraki

The apeal court sitting in Abuja has dismissed the appeal of Senate President Bukola Saraki against his trial at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT). The court on Friday dismissed ...
Poems

Calamities bestrode enmities, Animosities belied the greatness of entities, People of valour and value preaching sanctity, Albeit, their positions lack clarity, Heavens fall when the house is on seat, Even ...
Apapa road blocked by Tankers

Three years after the Apapa regeneration plan was drawn, the project estimated to gulp N11 billion has failed to see the light of the day, inspite of several efforts to ...
Yerima

Alhaji Shettima Yerima, an activist and president of the Arewa Youth Consultative Forum (AYCF) in this interview, blows hot about the way the people of the South-eastern part of Nigeria ...
Lagos Traffic

Motorists, exasperated and debilitated by the notorious daily Lagos gridlock, have an adjunct nemesis in traffic robbery to contend with. It is an increasing menace the police and the Lagos ...
Bros Niyi Akinnaso

The Ezeigbo title outside Igboland may be an embarrassment to Igbo culture and dignity but politicians outside Igboland exploit it to their own advantage. While the governors and other politicians ...
Donald trump

Once again, US business magnate Donald Trump has expressed his deep disgust for Africans by referring to them as lazy fools only good at eating, lovemaking and thuggery. Speaking in ...
saraki

The judiciary is believed and portrayed as the last hope of the common person against arbitrariness and abuse of power. It is the bulwark of democracy and deals with matters ...
smarking children

Thirty years ago, it would be stupid asking whether we should flog or smack our children as part of the disciplinary measures for their proper upbringing. Many people who are ...
Nnamdi kanu

My brother, kekwanu? I don’t know if it is politically correct to congratulate you on your release from detention. But now that you are out, it is proper to take ...
corruption

THE Nigerian government continues to advertise itself as arguably one of the world’s most profligate spenders. So reckless it is that it constantly raids back-up funds under various guises. The ...
Femi Fani-Kayode

I do believe that it is the inalienable right of any human being or ethnic nationality to aspire to be free and to be able to determine their own destiny. ...
Prof. Mahmud Yakubu

The governorship elections coming up in both Kogi and Bayelsa states later in the year have been described as a litmus test for the new Chairman of the Independent National ...
Synagogue Church Of All Nations

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Friday fixed November 2, 2015 for rulings on preliminary objections to suits filed by the engineers who built the collapsed Synagogue Church Of ...
corruption

The Igbo Leaders of Thought, an association of prominent Igbo personalities led by foremost constitutional lawyer, Prof. Ben Nwabueze, has said that corruption is not Nigeria’s primary problem. The Igbo ...
guilty

(Left) Bomb-making materials recovered from suspected Nyanya bombers during the suspects’ parade by the police in Abuja… on Thursday. (Right) The suspects during their arraignment at the Federal High Court ...
partisanship

A fresh debate broke out last week on the status and political colouration of President Muhammadu Buhari’s anti-corruption war. The intellectual duel was kick-started by the Peoples Democratic Party, following ...
the palace of King Ovonramwen

The purloining of Benin’s magnificent treasures may have begun with the long ago British so-called punitive expedition which resulted in the looting of the palace of King Ovonramwen. But it ...
Dear Tolu, welcome to the BAR .

Tolu dear welcome to the BAR When things go wrong When sadness fills your heart When tears flow in your eyes Always remember 3 things God, your parents & my ...
Trudeau’s Liberal Party

Since Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Party shocked the Conservatives and Prime Minister Stephen Harper of Canada with a surprise victory in the parliamentary election in the country on Monday, Facebook and ...
DEJI OF AKURE

I would be the first to condemn the effrontery of any Yoruba community leader in Onitsha or Arochukwu who asked to be confirmed as the “Oba of the Yorubas “in ...

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