Editorial articles

Deputy Speaker Rt. Hon. Lasun Yussuff’s 2016: New Year Message

Deputy Speaker Rt. Hon. Lasun Yussuff’s 2016: New Year Message

I rejoice with all Nigerians, home and abroad in this festive season of yuletide and New Year celebrations. This time of the year is naturally typified with merriments but it should not obfuscate the need for profound  stock taking and introspection. This depth of introspection should be driven by the need to use the known

PEARL is One Year in Digital Media

A year ago this month, (December 31st, 2014) PEARL launched it first publication on the internet community. Whilst deepening our roles as infopreneur, PEARL has filled a gap in information dissemination which covers all aspect of news, giving priority to human interest, opinions, editorials etc, in tandem with professional ethics and conducts. Having progressed positively

The deadline to end Boko Haram how feasible?

As the December deadline given by President Muhammadu Buhari for the military to put an end to the Boko Haram insurgency draws to a close, Nigerians must be under no illusion that ending the war is automatic. Such a notion will amount to a misconception, in view of the nature and the deep connections of

The Niger Delta is no Conquered Territory —–UNDEDSS

Following an Emergency Meeting of The United Niger Delta Energy Development Security Strategy (UNDEDSS) National Working Committee, the Peoples of the Niger Delta hereby states categorically that the Niger Delta is nobody’s Conquered Territory, whilst reiterating their solidarity with the best of the stated goals of President Muhammadu Buhari’s Administration (which, of necessity, must focus

We Won’t Tolerate Denigration of Ooni’s Stool, Aggrieved Princes Should Sheath Their Swords–Rotimi Makinde

The choice of candidates for royal stool especially that of Ooni of Ife were always based on merits, history,tradition and divine intervention and within Princes who were always from the ruling house(s) in the ancient town of Ife, the cradle of Yoruba race, where such stool had been pronounced vacant. For clarity there are four

Ministerial Appointees: What Nigerians expect

ACLN wishes to join other Nigerians to congratulate our President, Mr. Muhammadu Buhari and his Deputy, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on taking the next step towards advancing the cause of the nation by appointing men and women who would help the administration to get Nigeria where it needs to be – a nation to be reckoned with in the committee of Nations. How would