Jan 2023 | Changing of the Guard: A View at the Trends and Terrain Determining the 2023 Nigerian General Elections (CDD Research Report)

Oct 2022 | Burkina Faso Counter Coup : A Briefing Report (Briefing Paper)

Nov 2021 | Epidemiological comparison of the first and second waves of the COVID-19 pandemic in Nigeria, February 2020-April 2021 (BMJ Global Health)

Selected Commentary

The Republic

Jan 2023| The God(win) of Small Things: The Challenge in Finding Apolitical Central Banker in a Partisan Landscape (The Republic)

Jan 2023 | Big Brother as a Window Into Nigerian Politics: Why Do We Respond to Reality TV and our Elections so Differently? (The Republic)

Dec 2022| Life Imitates Ball: Geopolitics, Qatar and the FIFA World Cup (The Republic)

Aug 2022 | The Inevitability of Bola Ahmed Tinubu: The Unsurprising Candidacy of APC’s Presidential Nominee (The Republic)

Jul 2022 | In the Mould of Aminu Kano: Rabiu Kwankwaso and the Kwankwassiya Movement in Kano (The Republic)

May 2022 | A Heartbeat of An Election Away: What Will 2023 Mean for Yemi Osinbajo? (The Republic)

Mar 2022 | The Obasanjo Doctrine: The Importance of Foreign Policy in Present-Day Nigeria (The Republic)

Feb 2022 | The Dilemma of a Ruling Party: The Challenges Ahead of APC’s Quest to Retain Power (The Republic)

Sep 2021 | From Well-Worn Fatigues to Well-Tailored Suits - Review of Joseph Garba’s ‘Diplomatic Soldiering’ (The Republic)

Premium Times

Jan 2023| Analysis: 2023: Nigeria’s most consequential year since 1999 (Premium Times)

Dec 2022| Analysis: Why Nigerians shouldn't focus on presidential elections alone (Premium Times)

Dec 2022 | Analysis: Nigerians are dissatisfied with democracy. This is how to solve the problem (Premium Times)

Nov 2022 | Analysis: The international implications of Nigeria’s 2023 elections (Premium Times)

Oct 2022 | Towards 2023 Elections: Uncertainty as campaigns begin in Nigeria (Premium Times)

Democracy Paradox

Oct 2022 | A Decision for Nigeria: The 2023 Elections (Democracy Paradox)

Democracy in Africa

Jul 2022 | The Game Before The Game: The Ekiti and Osun Gubernatorial Elections in Nigeria (Democracy in Africa)

Jun 2022 | Nigeria's New Kingmakers (Democracy in Africa)

Africa Is A Country

Jun 2022 | More than a pastime (Africa Is A Country)

Culture Custodian

May 2022 | How do you solve a problem like the NTA? (Culture Custodian)

Mar 2020 | Measuring Crowns for New Nigeria (Culture Custodian)

Feb 2020 | On Awards, Nollywood and Our Heritage of Storytelling (Culture Custodian)

African Arguments

Dec 2021 | What well-trodden routes to power tell us about Nigerian politics (African Arguments)


Aug 2021 | Assault on Nigerian diplomat in Indonesia : Call for action (Punch Newspaper)

Stears (Author Page + Column Page)

Oct 2020 | The state vs federal debate for policing in Nigeria (Stears Business)

Feb 2019 | Don’t blame INEC: It is designed to fail (Stears Business)

Jan 2019 | Governance is not Politics (Stears Business)

Jul 2018 | Are Nigerian Political Parties bad for our Democracy? (Stears Business)

Feb 2018 | The 37th Governor (Stears Business)

Mar 2017 | Mayor of the F.C.T.? (Stears Business)

Feb 2017 | Nigerian Presidential Succession: Who Comes Next? (Stears Business)

Short Stories

Mar 2021 | Postings (Kalahari Review)


Nov 2022 |  2023: Analysing Candidates and Parties - Afolabi Adekaiyaoja (Arise TV - TV Appearance)

Nov 2022 | The YVote Naija Fest wants young Nigerians to be more politically conscious (Culture Custodian - Panel Appearance)

Sep 2022 | Electronic Transmission: Parties, CSOs Caution Against Sabotage In 2023 (Leadership - Panel Appearance)

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