• Buratai: Portrait Of A General

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    The clock ticked 1am on a Tuesday. President Muhammadu Buhari still awake in his office shook his head. He wasn’t even feeling sleepy or tired.  Holding his forehead, clad in his two palms, he slowly suspended it atop his office table in deep contemplation. He was angered, evening of the previous day. He came out…

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  • Buratai: A General’s War of Boots, Guns And Wits

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    Nigerians hardly agree or indulge themselves in collective appreciation of the performance of any public officer.  It is  like a cherished culture of endless criticism, the people hate to relinquish.  It is worse when the matter at stake concerns a national issue and the personality at the epicenter of the heat delights more in verbal…

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