Obasanjo: My Library Set Up To Correct Mistakes Of The Past

After 12 years of physical construction, the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL), Abeokuta yesterday became a reality, the first of its kind in Africa. At exactly 12 noon, President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf of Liberia unveiled the inauguration plaque of the library. The audience comprised 14 serving and past Presidents from Africa including Acting President Yemi Osinbajo.……

Philip Afaha: Why History as a subject is good for Nigeria

One day, Nigerian History will join English language and Mathematics as compulsory subjects in our schools. The need for this sure inclusion is staring Nigeria in the face. While inaugurating the recent disarticulation of history from Social Studies in the school curriculum, the Honourable Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu had observed that the Nigerian nation…

Lagos Prince, Kazeem Eletu Odibo Makes History

Rediscovers Family Root In Benin During Oba Of Benin’s Coronation The name Gbadamosi Eletu Odibo is a big name in Lagos. Until his death, the late Chief was the Traditional Prime Minister to the Oba of Lagos, a kingmaker. Winning their land case of 254.558 hectares in Osapa London, Lekki area of Lagos made them…

Best Of Wildlife Park In Nigeria: Chad Basin National Park

The Chad Basin National Park is a national park in northeastern Nigeria, in the Chad Basin, with a total area of about 2,258 km2. It is one of the seven (7) National Parks in Nigeria. The park is fragmented, with three sectors. The Chingurmi-Duguma sector is in Borno State, in a Sudanian Savanna ecological zone….

FG Re-introduces Teaching Of History In Primary, Secondary School

Adamu Adamu The federal government has finally re-introduced History as one of the subjects in the nation’s primary and secondary schools’ curriculum, explaining that its introduction as an independent subject and not a mere theme was necessitated by the clamour and concerns by several groups, including the Presidency, National Assembly and other critical stakeholders in…

Changing Global Political Dynamics And Prospects For The Nigerian Woman

In the last decade, the global political pendulum has been swinging steadily in favour of women. This is upped by the current wave of dominance of the women folk in the major economies and political hubs of the world. In this report, Omonu Yax-Nelson dissects the issues in women phenomenal political gains. The age-long induced…

What is President Buhari doing with the economy?

By Garba Shehu Let me start by asking an important question: who wants to kill racy introspection? There is a cacophony of voices telling the Muhammadu Buhari administration to close its eyes to the past; that given the enormous tasks that lie ahead, history and its consequences for our nation should be the least of…