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Wow! A Wonderful Comment On Biafra!

It’s no news Biafra clocked 50 years recently and many Nigerians have been penning their opinions about the civil wars. One of them was Ken Henshaw, who took to her…

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Saraki’s 8th Senate Assembly: First Half Scorecard

When the assembly signed off two years ago, the Nigerian populace was full of hope and optimism that the 8th Senate, under the leadership of Senator Bukola Saraki, would not…

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Here comes the man of God, Pastor Ade Bendel!

A classic ‘wonders shall never end’! I was not sure what to do. To laugh, or cry, at the way we are. Ade Bendel (a noted, convicted, financial fraudster) concluded…

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Rule of Law: Garba Shehu Goofs on Sambo Dasuki

The most painful and mind boggling dilemma in issuing rebuttals is the attempt to challenge respected professional colleagues who should know the truth from fallacy. Wrong actions of current administration…

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Reviving Ogun State Requires A Grand Coalition – Hon. Oladipupo Adebutu

To genuinely achieve a revival of Ogun State, the mission requires a grand coalition of elements from PDP, APC and other parties. Therefore it is imperative to build this coalition…

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OPINION: Late Moji Olaiya: Much Ado About Jagaban

That the Jagaban came to the rescue of the family is not news. That is trademark Jagaban. Long before he became governor, his large heart is a known fact, and…

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A decade after debt forgiveness, Africa still hooked on dollars

When rich countries wrote off billions of dollars of African debt in 2005, they hoped governments would think twice about borrowing again in costly foreign currencies. Over a decade later,…

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Nigerian NGOs and the Culture of Self Aggrandizement

By Joseph Anyebe Formation and activities of Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) are as old as Nigeria’s independence. Over the years, the country has given birth to hundreds of NGOs with genuine…

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Oba of Lagos Rebuffs Ooni of Ife: Appraising The Aftereffects

Civilization and modern forms of governance have drastically diminished the power and authority of monarchs. Fading, not faded, our hidden admiration for primordial values sustains the influence of monarchs on…

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Stop distracting Buhari over his health – Tinubu

Nigeria is a place of numerous challenges and the home of vast human potentials. Our greatest challenge has always been how to best direct our vast potentials so that we…

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Lagos Was Founded by Ilaje People From Ondo

It is absurd and unfortunate that the present Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu does not know the history of the entity he presides upon. In his recent comments and arrant…

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True Federalism: Better Option For Nigeria

Nigeria’s Version of Federalism Is An Aberration Nigeria’s Federal system is at best patchy and glaringly a contradiction of what a truly federal system should be. Nigeria today actually runs…

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Lagos Is Not Yoruba Land, Says Oba Of Lagos

Let me share this Knowledge with you all on Eko/Lagos. Modern-day Lagos was founded by Prince Ado, the son of the Oba of Benin, Prince Ado was the First Oba…

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Still on Minimum Wage…

By Gift Andrews As the world marked International Workers’ Day few days ago, organised labour is miffed that Africa’s biggest economy pays one of the lowest national wages in the…

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RELEASE: Stop Leaking Secret on NIA – ExMinister Bolaji Akinyemi Warns

When the news broke that some millions of dollars had been found hidden in a flat in Osborne Rd, Ikoyi, Lagos, I was quite frankly indifferent as it has become…

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Still On N500bn Paris Club Refund

By Shittu Yunus Shittu In line with the federal government’s mission to reflate economic activities in the country, the Federal Government had earlier disbursed a special intervention fund totaling N338…

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OPINION: Sorry Chief Obafemi Awolowo… not like you dreamt it

Once, they were giant of that land mass. Now Rwanda, Burundi, Botswana and even Kenya have taken that title economically from them. Once, they were a regular feature in African…

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That NIA’s Black-Budget and Mysterious Whistle-blower

By Yushau A. Shuaib Preparatory to the daring and merciless military operations against Boko Haram members, top officers of security and intelligence agencies were in Lagos and Abuja, towards the…

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