• Ambassador Hassan Ardo: For someone to say that we were defeated in Taraba 2015 and 2019 is the highest level of injustice / Photo credit: Ardo
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    Darius Ishaku Is Nigeria’s Worst Governor – Ambassador Hassan Ardo

    All that he knows is to mortgage the state to buy assets; and to collect loans that he cannot justify.

    sponsored sponsored sponsored Ambassador Hassan Jika Ardo was the former Chairman of Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) and pioneer Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Taraba State before he was appointed as Nigerian Ambassador to Trinidad and Tobago with concurrent accreditation to Guyana, Commonwealth of Dominica, Suriname, Barbados, and Grenada. In this interview […] More

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  • Dr. Umar Duhu: I do not agree entirely that the brouhaha in the APC was all about 2023 politics.
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    Babachir Was Allowed To Get Away With ‘Murder’ – Dr Umar Duhu, APC Stalwart

    If there was one thing that I will fault the national leadership and the state chapter of the party in Adamawa State, it is for their complacency in not handing down appropriate sanctions on erring members like Babachir and his cohort, in line with the rules of the party.

    sponsored sponsored sponsored An APC stalwart in Adamawa State, Dr. Unar Duhu, speaks on a wide range of issues from the lingering crisis at national and state levels, to the dethronement of the Mohammed Sanusi II the Sarkin Kano, and the trial of former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal: Is APC […] More

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    Mistakes That Led To Sanusi’s Dethronement – Kano Kingmaker, Sarki Abdallahi

    What went wrong was that the wrong channel was taken in addressing or correcting government publicly rather than to come and seek audience with the governor or the officials to discuss and dialogue in order to advise government.

    sponsored sponsored sponsored Sarki Abdallahi Ibrahim, the Makaman Kano, is one of the kingmakers of the Kano Emirate Council. He tells The Interview, the real reason Emir Muhammad Sanusi 11 was deposed by the Kano State government. In the last few months, the Kano Emirate Council has gone through turbulent times. What do you think […] More

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  • Nasiru Ado Bayero, was recently appointed the Emir of Bichi / Photo credit: dailypost.ng/
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    My Father Wanted His Son To Be Emir Of Kano – Nasiru Bayero, New Emir Of Bichi

    The new Emir of Kano is capable of doing the job because as you see him, as I know him, he is like the late Emir of Kano, Alhaji Ado Bayero.

    sponsored sponsored sponsored Ciroman Kano, Nasiru Ado Bayero, was recently appointed the Emir of Bichi, replacing his brother, Aminu Ado Bayero, who was elevated to the position of Emir of Kano. He speaks to The Interview about his late father’s wishes and the controversy surrounding the emirate council. A new emir has been appointed. Do […] More

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    Movies Will Be Shot on Mobile Devices 10 Years From Now – Ike Nnaebue

    Ninety-five per cent of people who consume content are likely to do so on their mobile phone.

    Nollywood filmmaker, Ike Nnaebue, recently participated in the Lagos Theatre Festival for the first time. He produced, directed and wrote the opera play ‘Off-Key’ which focuses on a successful opera singer battling with mental health. For the play, he cast Ranti, a well-known Nigerian opera singer to play the role. In this chat with The […] More

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    Playing And Winning AFCON, My Greatest Achievement – Geoffrey Oboabona

    If you recalled, that victory allowed us to be part of the 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup. It added a lot to my CV as a player and also helped me in a lot of ways apart from lifting my career.

    Super Eagles defender, Geoffrey Oboabona, shares the highlights of his career with The Interview. Excerpt… You played from the bench in the opening game of the season for your new club, are you disappointed? I joined the club just before the start of the season and I have to try my best to get into […] More

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    I Was Abused As A Child Abuse By Family Member – Kaffy

    I cannot be the advocate of anyone’s downfall but I will not promote what is against my philosophy in life, particularly when you veer into my lane.

    When Naira Marley released his track ‘Soapy’ sometime last year, he accompanied bit with a dance that was offensive to most people. One of such people was Kafayat Oluwatoyin Shafau, popularly known as Kaffy who didn’t waste time to condemn the dance move that suggested a sexual act. The Interview recently caught up with Kaffy, […] More

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  • Gabriel Afoloyan: Now, it is the best opportunity for artists and entertainers to use their art as a mouthpiece to proffer solutions to the growing problems in Nigeria / Photo credit: Gabriel Afolayan
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    We Must Use Our Art For Solutions – Gabriel Afolayan

    Gabriel Afolayan talks to The Interview about the importance of artistes proffering solutions to the myriad of problems facing Nigeria.

    You may recognise Gabriel Afolayan from the TV commercials of telecom brand Airtel. A graduate of Theatre Arts from the University of Ibadan, Gabriel like his older brother Kunle is steadily becoming a famous star on the silver screen. For the first time, Gabriel whose first appearance in front of the camera was in 1990 […] More

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  • Omole Oluwatobiloba is a Romanian-based Nigerian medical doctor and artiste.
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    No Place Like Home For Me – Tobiloba

    I remember eating one particular ‘meat pie’ a few days ago made by a Nigerian immigrant and the taste of it sent me back in my mind to the classic Mr. Biggs feel of meat pie.

    It’s been eight years since Tobiloba, a Nigerian-born artiste and songwriter from Osun State visited home. Based in Romania where he works as a medical doctor and pursues his passion in music and other entertainment related events, the artiste born Omole Oluwatobiloba who recently released a single ‘Ibu Chimo’ still misses home. He speaks to […] More

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    There Is A Million Of Me Coming – Titilope Sonuga

    I aspire to write a play but there is an energy of this place that compels you to try and create other ways of telling these narratives.

    Titilope Sonuga needs no introduction. She is the critically acclaimed spoken word artist and playwright whose words are celebrated for their message of humanity. This year, the artist scored a major first with the Doyenne Circle production ‘Ada the Country’. The stage musical which centres on the grief of a mother was well received and […] More

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    Qatar 2022 Qualifiers: We Will Get Needed Results – Alloy Agu

    Super Eagles goalkeeper trainer, Alloy Agu, says he believes that the Super Eagles will qualify for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

    Super Eagles goalkeeper trainer, Alloy Agu, has said that the recent performance of some of the national team players for their clubs is a good omen for the country ahead of the qualifiers where Nigeria will be taking on Cape Verde, Central Africa Republic and Liberia in Group C of the qualifiers. Excerpt… What’s your […] More

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    Buhari Replies TY Danjuma, Speaks On Relationship With Osinbajo

    President Muhammadu Buhari insists that no cabal exists in his government.

    In our second interview with President Mohammadu Buhari in four years – the only Nigerian news platform to do so – the President speaks on a number of important matters, from the Economic Advisory Council to the rule of law; and from the country’s debt profile to the recent comment by TY Danjuma and his […] More

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    Efunsetan Aniwura Was A Feminist Of Her Time – Funmi Holder

    Movie producer and actress Funmi Holder shares with The Interview why she decided to produce the historical movie, Efusetan Aniwura.

    Funmi Holder is no stranger to the sound and sight medium. Since she came into the limelight in the 2005 with her debut movie ‘After the Promise’, she has been a regular face both in front and behind the camera. Nowadays, she is mostly known for her iconic role as Amaka Ade-Williams in the award-winning […] More

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    Sanusi Lobbied Osinbajo To Be Vice President, While Buhari Was Hospitalized – Junaid Mohammed

    Leading Kano-based politician and former member of the House of Representatives in the, Dr. Junaid Mohammed, shares rare, explosive insights on power and politics in modern Nigeria.

    Leading Kano-based politician and former member of the House of Representatives in the, Dr. Junaid Mohammed, shares rare, explosive insights on power and politics in modern Nigeria. It’s yet one of those interviews that make TheInterview magazine different from the rest: After prolonged foot-dragging, President Buhari finally released Sambo Dasuki and Omoyele Sowere. He has […] More

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  • Kingsley Moghalu: Without a fundamental overhaul of the electoral system in Nigeria, we can’t say with any sense of seriousness that we are a democracy / Photo credit: Twitter
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    Voters Are Their Own Worst Enemies – Moghalu

    Former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Professor Kingsley Moghalu, speaks on the politics and economy, as well as what we should expect as 2020 unfolds.

    Do you see this year’s Budget performing better than previous budgets now that it is a January-December budget cycle? A January-December budget cycle is a good move and it is good the 2020 budget was submitted on time in the last quarter of 2019. But the type of cycle adopted is not the only issue […] More

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