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 from 2014 till date. Under this column, I write on various topical issues from economics, politics to socials.

Nigeria Lawmakers Issue Demands To President Amid Strained Relations

Nigeria Lawmakers Issue Demands To President Amid Strained Relations

ABUJA (Reuters) – Nigerian lawmakers on Tuesday issued a list of demands to the president, largely…

Putin Says Russia Not Aiming To Divide EU

Putin Says Russia Not Aiming To Divide EU

President Vladimir Putin has insisted Russia is not trying to split the European Union. His remarks…

In Nigeria, Leadership Is Not Democracy, by Morak Babajide-Alabi

In Nigeria, Leadership Is Not Democracy

A couple of Sundays ago I wrote on leadership…

Am Selfish, Careless But A Leader In Nigeria, by Morak Babajide-Alabi

Am Selfish, Careless, But A Leader In Nigeria

By Morak Babajide-Alabi, In 2003, I ran into a “big Nigerian” on the streets of Edinburgh, United…

Still A Long Road To Peace In The Korean Peninsula, by Morak Babajide-Alabi

Still A Long Road To Peace In The Korean Peninsula

By Morak Babajide-Alabi The relationship between North Korea, the United States of America and by extension, South…

Nigerian Leaders Are Created, Not Born, by Morak Babajide-Alabi

Nigerian Leaders Are Created, Not Born

By Morak Babajide-Alabi As I was going through my collection of articles during the week, one, in…

For May, It Was A Windrush Of Shame, by Morak Babajide-Alabi

For May, It Was A Windrush Of Shame

By Morak Babajide-Alabi Watching Theresa May, the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and leader of the…

Mean Rudd Quits, Leaving May Under Fire | Morak Babajide-Alabi

Mean Rudd Quits, Leaving May Under Fire

By Morak Babajide-Alabi For Amber Rudd, the former United Kingdom Home Secretary, the past one week had…