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Columnist: EDWIN MADUNAGU

Looking back: Forty-five years ago

Looking back: Forty-five years ago

6 hours ago | Feature Article

Forty-five years ago, as I turned 30, I left Lagos for Ibadan. From Ibadan, together with a comrade of the same age, ...


Apr 27, 2021 | Feature Article

About three years ago, a young comrade of mine who was then a student of History and International Relations at the ...

Apr 3, 2021 | Feature Article

My last article, ldquo;Further notes to the Nigerian Left rdquo; (late February 2021), was a deliberately condensed ...

Feb 5, 2021 | Feature Article

At the height of the armed insurrection against the American State in Washington on Wednesday, January 6, 2021, o ...

Dec 23, 2020 | Feature Article

This piece is dedicated to two of the surviving members of the Old Guard of the Nigerian Left: Comrade Biodun ...

Nov 26, 2020 | Feature Article

This is a combined personal tribute to two personages: Flt-Lt Jerry Rawlings and Comrade Bassey Ekpo Bassey. I ha ...

Nov 7, 2020 | Feature Article

What actually happened in Nigeria, from October 8, 2020 to the last week of that month? Did we see a protest, a r ...

Sep 29, 2020 | Feature Article

The importance and urgency of this subject to the Nigerian Left, at this time, demand that I begin the discussion ...

Jun 26, 2020 | Feature Article

One of the earliest objections we encountered from our opponents when we entered the organized Marxist political ...

Jun 3, 2020 | Feature Article

On April 21, 2020, and for a couple of days thereafter, my article, ldquo;Re-introducing the Lugano Report rdquo ...

May 20, 2020 | Feature Article

When my mobile telephone rang around 4 a.m. on Wednesday, April 15, 2020, I knew, before checking it, what news I ...

Apr 22, 2020 | Feature Article

Sometime in 1999, as both the 20th century and the second millennium were drawing to a close, the Pluto Pr ...

Mar 27, 2020 | Feature Article

One of the first definitive steps taken by General Ibrahim Babangida on displacing General Muhammadu Buhari in a ...

Mar 3, 2020 | Feature Article

Reflections on the current ldquo;insecurity rdquo; and ldquo;threatening state failure rdquo; in Nigeria ndash ...

Feb 14, 2020 | Feature Article

Nigeria rsquo;s ruling class has presented the nation with a number of issues around which the Nigerian Left can ...

Dec 13, 2019 | Feature Article

My most recent published article, ldquo;Recalling Tai Solarin rsquo;s prediction rdquo;, which appeared in the first we ...

Dec 5, 2019 | Feature Article

Nigeria rsquo;s 2019 elections, particularly the recent governorship contests in Kogi and Bayelsa states, have forcef ...