Newspaper Column

A collection of my articles published in newspapers, especially in the Sunday Vanguard. Most of these articles were published in the Sunday Column – Diaspora Matters –  of the newspaper. Under this column, I write on various topical issues from economics, politics to socials.

Good Night, My Blood, My Brother, Yemmy, by Morak Babajide-Alabi

Good Night, My Blood, My Brother, Yemmy

By Morak Babajide-Alabi   There is no comfort for the heart when it is broken….

A Pattern Of Strange News All Over The World, by Morak Babajide-Alabi

A Pattern Of Strange News All Over The World

By Morak Babajide-Alabi Events on the world stage these past three weeks have been moving so fast…

With Hate From The Russians | Morak Babajide-Alabi

With Hate From The Russians

By Morak Babajide-Alabi The Russians are the bad boys of the world right now as their notoriety…

Britain’s EU Exit Is No Easy Picking, by Morak Babajide-Alabi

Britain’s EU Exit Is No Easy Picking

By Morak Babajide-Alabi Last Week Friday, the United Kingdom’s Prime Minister Theresa May took to the podium…

When Morak Met Trump At The Tower , by Morak Babajide-Alabi

When Morak Met Trump At The Tower

By Morak Babajide-Alabi This piece is adapted from a note published in my blog on January…

For Zuma, The End Was Before The Beginning In 2009, by Morak Babajide-Alabi

For Zuma, The End Was Before The Beginning In 2009

By Morak Babajide-Alabi There were sighs of relief when Mr Jacob Zuma, the troubled former President of…

Is The Nigeria House, London A Reflection Of A Collapsing Nation? (2), by Morak Babajide-Alabi

Is The Nigeria House, London A Reflection Of A Collapsing Nation? (2)

By Morak Babajide-Alabi   Continued from last week’s article   In the basement of the Nigeria High Commission…

Is Nigeria High Commission In UK A Reflection of Our Being? (1)/ by Morak Babajide-Alabi

Is The Nigeria High Commission In UK A Reflection of Our Being? (1)

By Morak Babajide-Alabi For Nigerians in the diaspora, it is not every day they have the “luxuries”…