Tag: Bayo Oluwasanmi

Bayo Oluwasanmi: Dogara And His Sharia Terrorists Are Coming With Full Sharia Law

If the Senators or House Reps were not sponsoring the world’s most bizarre bills, they’ll be stirring up the hornet’s net to further divide and polarized the already balkanized nation. The Sharia bill introduced in the House of Representatives will increase the powers and jurisdiction of Sharia law in Nigeria.[Read More…]

Bayo Oluwasanmi: Stone Your Feudal Governors

By Bayo Oluwasanmi “You have stoned nobody, that is why we are stealing…” – Rotimi Amaechi Recently, the story of a victim of hunger graced the pages of SaharaReporters. Nasiru Lukman, a teacher at Saint Luke’s Grammar School, Molete, Ibadan, Oyo State, slumped while teaching in the classroom. The Vice-Principal of[Read More…]

Bayo Oluwasanmi: Bukola Saraki On Shopping Spree To Buy Justice … Stop Being A Clown And A Coward

By Bayo Oluwasanmi   Society must protect the robbed from the robber. – Martin Luther King Jr. Consider this: What would happen if hundreds of thousands of Nigerians charged with crimes refused to go to trial and insisted that their fundamental rights were violated and that the court or a[Read More…]

Bayo Oluwasanmi: As Jonathan Heads For Otuoke, He Leaves Legacy Of Corruption, Lies, And Waste

By Bayo Oluwasanmi Looking back through our history, Nigeria has been led by a series of heads of states and presidents. Some like Murtala Muhammed, Muhammadu Buhari the President-elect, and Yakubu Gowon left a legacy of service and wisdom. Others of course, like Sanni Abacha and Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida have[Read More…]

Bayo Oluwasanmi: A Broken Senate Without Insight And Oversight Means Musiliu Obanikoro Will Easily Scale Through

WARNING: By the time you’re reading this, Musiliu Obanikoro would have been confirmed by the Akindanidani Senators. The Nigerian Senate is a disappointing aberration. Despite the political dilemma, economic mess, and troubling security in the country, the senators have shamelessly refused to drag themselves into the 21st century standards of[Read More…]

Bayo Oluwasanmi: How President Jonathan And PDP Plan To Rig Election Before You Vote

It shouldn’t be any surprise, but the presidential election is shaping up as a case study in how to manipulate the democratic process. That President Jonathan and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) are hell bent to rig the March 28 presidential elections is a forgone conclusion. It’s not even a[Read More…]

Bayo Oluwasanmi: Where Are We Going? … Looking Ahead Beyond 2015

Let me begin my thoughts on Nigeria beyond 2015 by taking you back to 1776 America. The most famous and perhaps the most eloquent expression of a people’s right to “dissolve the political bands” which tie them together was penned by Thomas Jefferson in the Declaration of Independence. Thomas Jefferson[Read More…]

Bayo Oluwasanmi: Who’s Afraid Of Muhammadu Buhari?

As the presidential election enters its critical phase, the air is thick with accusation and counter-accusations about the candidates. In what is now a desperation for Mr. Jonathan that he’s loosing the edge, he and his attack dogs are in full throttle to pin on General Muhammadu Buhari the toxic[Read More…]

Bayo Oluwasanmi: Prelate Samuel Chukwuemeka Uche, A Prelate For Hire

By Bayo Oluwasanmi The robust defense of President Jonathan’s inept and corrupt administration by the Prelate of the Methodist Church of Nigeria, Rev. Samuel Chukwuemeka Uche reminds me of mourners for hire. “Women who mourn at funerals” refers to women who were paid to attend funerals and cry out loud. The[Read More…]

Bayo Oluwasanmi: Nigerians, Are You Better Off Today Than You Were Four Years Ago?

During the American Presidential Debate in 1980 with the incumbent President Jimmy Carter, President Ronald Reagan pointedly ask Americans: “Are you better off today than you were four years ago?” Ever since, the now famous quote features prominently every four years in the American political dialogue. That one-liner has become[Read More…]