ABOUT two months ago, a female retiree of the Osun State public service called to complain about unpaid workers’ salaries, and wanted this writer to wade in, as an advocate of the masses. After another caller came up with the same issue, it became imperative to find out what was going on in Osun State.
The present Osun financial crises evoke pity if one takes the time to understand its structural roots. It is hard for those of us who are familiar with the turf watch the governor, a man of an otherwise adored and praised by his people being picked at by an understandably aggrieved public over the turn of events.
When I wrote the piece: ‘Tribute to Tinubu: A Parody of Shakespeare’ a few friends and colleagues said I was un-characteristically ‘patronizing’. Some wondered if I too had not fallen for the Tinubu ‘cult of the personality’;
It has come to our knowledge that there are misleading stories making rounds in some sections of the media,stating that Court granted an order restraining Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila from participating in the speakership election to be conducted by House of Representatives
Today, at the International Conference Center, ICC in Abuja, i got a glimpse of the kind of modern and open politics APC was going to practice under the present dispensation.