Saraki in the Face of the Storm

There have been controversies following the Code of Conduct’s Bureau’s 13-count charge against the Senate President, Bukola Saraki on September 16, 2015. Among others, the charges include that the Senate President made false declarations in the forms submitted to the Code of Conduct Bureau before and after his term of office as Governor of Kwara State in 2003 and 2011 respectively. He is also accused…

Challenges of Granting Amnesty to Boko Haram

The recent bomb blasts in Kuje and Nyanya, Abuja on 2nd October 2015 have once again brought the discussions on the appropriateness of granting amnesty to Boko Haram prisoners to the forefront. It will be recalled that President Muhammadu Buhari had promised amnesty to Boko Haram prisoners in exchange for the release of the abducted Chibok schoolgirls kidnapped over a year ago in an interview…