2015: The Religion Joker

By Abdul Rahma Aliagan When the well-known political theorist, Leo Strauss, turned attention to the issue of politics and religion in his reflections, he presented it as a problem—the “theologico-political problem.” He probably had Nigeria in mind as religion,  and  perhaps its underpinnings,  have become  paradoxically  a portent  danger as well as  magical elixir  to be […]

Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari: A New Vista Beckons

After decades of stagnation, the emergence of Muhammadu Buhari as President offers immense possibilities for  Africa’s largest economy, writes Muhammad Nuradeen, Editor. The Naira may have risen a notch higher from its   all-time low a  while ago,  the stock markets are down but not completely out while  foreign reserves has been depleted faster than ever. The economy in the face of   rebounding oil […]