Columns and Opinions across Nigerian Newspapers


The Ban-Ban mentality and the fight against corruption in Nigeria, - This time there will be no ban-ban or burn-burn triumph for the government.” Late Fela Anikulapo-Kuti’s music and in particular the lyrics of some of his songs reverberates and easily comes to mind when the Nigerian government acts out some of the governance deficits he vehemently campaigned against with his music. One particular song of his with the lyrics about Nigerian security officials burning so called contraband comes to mind.