Bishop Kukah’s attack on Islam By Mohammed Haruna |

Bishop Mathew Hassan Kukah is no stranger to controversies. But the one the bishop of the Sokoto Catholic Diocese stirred last month with his keynote address during a conference at the Fountain University, Osogbo, Osun State, would rank as perhaps his most provocative to date. Certainly it would rank higher than the very controversial Homily…

PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF BIAFRA: A HYPOTHETICAL – Professor Vitus Ozoke

Fellow countrymen and women: After due and extensive consultations with the National Executive Council, the National Assembly, world leaders, national and international organizations, and a wide range of Nigerian civil society, and in view of the clamorous and consistent agitation for self-determination and self-governance by a discernibly substantial segment of the southeast Igbo population, my…

Between Christians’ Intolerance and Muslims’ Extremism

The Christian boy called me ISIL, Boko Haram, “arrogant Muslim” and many other colourful names because I said Islam prohibits shaking hands with opposite sex. He demanded that I leave facebook and stop using products produced by non-Muslims because I dare say Islam forbids Muslims from shaking hands with the opposite sex. I’m still trying…