oyale adejo Author

Oyale holds a Bachelor's degree in Political Science which has enabled him to engage in research and analysis relating to Africa. He is interested in Political economy and governance in Africa

How A Bill Becomes Law In The National Assembly

Nigeria operates a federal system of government with an active legislature. The legislative system of government in operation is a bicameral legislature. It consists of the Senate...

Herbert Macaulay: The Father of Nigerian Nationalism

Although favoured by the British, his cause soon turned against them, becoming the voice for his people. He knew what he wanted and capitalised on his opportunistic streak to get...

Dora Akunyili: A Dedicated Public Servant

Among the public servants to serve Nigeria, Dora Akunyili was one that stood out. Her passion for change transformed the drug industry and made the country better....

Umaru Dikko and The Infamous Diplomatic Bag

When Gen. Buhari took over in 1983. He was determined to make Umaru Dikko pay for his corrupt ways. Unfortunately things didn't go as planned...

Touring Yankari With Explore9ja

Travel and tourism is one area that isn’t fully explored in Nigeria and Africa as a continent. The tourism industry has so much potential to create memorable experiences and...

Significance of Armed Forces Remembrance Day in Nigeria

Significance of Armed Forces Remembrance Day in Nigeria The Armed Forces Remembrance Day is an annual event organised to honour members of the Nigerian Armed Forces. The...

Two Pieces of Advice for Tomorrow (Christmas Day)

That special day is very close. We have made the basic preparations and we are looking forward to celebrating Christmas in our own special way.  Here’s some advice as we...

3 Things Most People Don’t Like About December

It’s a few days to Christmas and despite everything happening, I am looking forward to being with family for the holidays. December is the favourite time of the year for...

9 Things To Do This Holiday

It is nine days to Christmas day. The holiday season is one of the best times of the year. This is because it comes with a lot of fun activities. Sometimes we can get stuck or run...

3 Times Unarmed Citizens Were Caught in the Crossfire of the Nigerian Army

The return to democracy on May 29th 1999 was a time of jubilation for the citizens of Nigeria. However, different forms of uprisings and ethnoreligious crisis continued to take...