The Citizen Interview

Equating devolution, restructuring with breakup is stupid — Mabogunje

Eighty-six-year-old Nigerian geographer and the first African President of the International Geographical Union, Prof. Akin Mabogunje, shares the story of his life. What can you say ...

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Restructuring: Gowon caused Nigeria’s present challenges – Guy Ikokwu

A member of the Southern Leaders Forum and second republic politician, Chief Guy Ikokwu, in this interview faults the recent assertion by former Head of State, ...

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Buhari handled Kanu’s case with deep hatred for Igbo — Ex-minister

Eighty-eight-year-old Mbazulike Amaechi is a First Republic Minister of Aviation and the only surviving member of the pre-independence Zikist Movement. He shares the story of ...

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We’ll not investigate Misau’s corruption allegations against IGP – Mike Okiro, Chairman, Police Service Commission

The Chairman, Police Service Commission, Dr. Mike Okiro, in this interview talks about allegations of promotion racketeering in the police and policies introduced to set things ...

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EFCC can’t deny knowledge of Maina’s presence in Nigeria, says Obono-Obla, Special Assistant to the President on Prosecution

Special Assistant to the President on Prosecution, Chief Okoi Obono-Obla, in this interview, says Nigerians should be patient with President Muhammadu Buhari as he decides ...

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Anambra guber: Why Obiano is blackmailing me – Peter Obi

Former Anambra State governor, Mr. Peter Obi, in this interview at the weekend, explained why Governor Willie Obiano was blackmailing him. Excerpts: How is the ...

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Politicians are the ones promoting corruption in NNPC — Peter Esele, ex- PENGASSAN president

Comrade Peter Esele, a former president of the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN), speaks on the NNPC crisis and the ...

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Kachikwu is a minister without portfolio, he has no say in NNPC – Tam David-West

Prof. Tam David-West was minister of petroleum and energy when President Muhammadu Buhari was head of state.  He said that the office of the minister of ...

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Buhari belongs to northerners, South-West regrets voting for him – Adebanjo, elder statesman

A close associate of Chief Obafemi Awolowo and an elder statesman, Chief Ayo Adebanjo, in this interview, talks about what President Muhammadu Buhari needs to ...

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Dad regretted that Nigeria got independence early — Enahoro’s son

Eugene is son of the late nationalist, Chief Anthony Enahoro. In this interview, he talks about his father’s life and contributions to Nigeria’s independence. Excerpts: ...

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