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Opeyemi Agbaje

Buhari’s June 12 tactic

I voted MKO Abiola on June 12, 1993 and I honour him, but quite frankly, if Buhari’s June 12 trick works, and my people vote for him (again), we would be Unsophisticated morons!” I think our…

Sliding into despotism

The indicators of Nigeria’s slide towards dictatorship, despotism and anarchy are rising by the day and living in Nigeria is increasingly becoming hellish, short and brutish. A seventeenth…

Larry Ettah at UACN (2)

Larry Ettah took over as Group Managing Director and CEO at UACN Plc in January 2007 after working in multiple roles including Executive Director for the previous nineteen years. He set…

Larry Ettah at UACN (1)

When I met Larry Ephraim Ettah for the first time in 2006, he was Head of Human Resources and Group Executive Director at UAC of Nigeria Plc, the storied conglomerate that mirrors the…

The redemption of Nick Leeson

Nick Leeson (full names-Nicholas William Leeson) was the “rogue trader” who caused the catastrophic collapse of the United Kingdom’s then oldest merchant bank, Barings Bank in February 1995.…

Honouring Jakande’s service

On April 15, 2018, I attended a thanksgiving service in Ijebu-Ogbo, Ogun State commemorating Chief Ayo Adebanjo’s 90th birthday celebrations. I had missed the actual Church Service on April…

#Lazy Nigerian who?

On Wednesday April 18, 2018, some thugs invaded the Senate Chambers in Abuja, seized its symbol of authority-the mace, and escaped from the National Assembly premises. I have visited the…