Essays / The Pontifical Papers

THE APOTHEOSIS OF AYO FAYOSE | by Ayo Sogunro

Nigerian politics is a study in melodrama.  Our leaders focus on short-term solutions and we, the people, focus on short-term problems. One of such short-term problems is Mr Ayo Fayose. Like Mr Rotimi Amaechi under the Jonathan administration, Fayose has developed a reputation for turning up where there’s trouble brewing and hell waiting to be raised. Still, … Continue reading

Essays / Satiric / The Pontifical Papers

THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING CORRUPT | A Proposal by Ayo Sogunro

That Vexatious Issue Like any patriotic Nigerian, I have once again turned my thoughts to the problem of tackling corruption in the country. Of course, better people than myself have also expounded on this issue and given their own suggestions—none of which has worked so far. And because of this failure, Nigerians—and foreigners—have simply resigned … Continue reading