Columns and Opinions across Nigerian Newspapers


Is ‘Boko Haramism’ an unofficial education policy? - When I was residing in Maiduguri, Borno State between 1987 and 1990, we used to pray against heavy rainfalls, which thankfully were not regular, and especially on Friday eve. This is so because at the Jumat prayers the next day, talk would be about how the heavy rainstorms were a consequence of increased wrongdoing in the land, and from that riots would break out across the city as rioters target hotels, churches and the drinking joints some of them had patronised the night before.