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Appropriation Bill And The Extent Of The Legislative Powers

Posted by on Jun 23, 2017 in Columns | 0 comments

HOUSECALL with ADEBIYI ADEDAPO Esteemed readers, I wish to introduce this weekly column to you with mixed feelings. While I’m elated...

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When will Nigeria honour Omeruah?

Posted by on Jun 23, 2017 in Columns | 0 comments

All over our cities, especially Lagos and Abuja, streets are named after supposedly deserving Nigerians. I believe this is in keeping with...

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Brands As Growth Catalysts

Posted by on Jun 23, 2017 in Columns | 0 comments

Bernard Okhakume Perhaps to appreciate the consideration of BRAND for an operative ingredient in economic growth development and growth,...

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Kill The Hypocrisy About Religious Studies In Schools

Posted by on Jun 23, 2017 in Columns | 0 comments

By Azu Ishiekwene At a time when you would think there are enough small fires in the country, the religious army has started yet another...

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Ubah Games Village: An economic boon to Nigeria

Posted by on Jun 22, 2017 in Columns | 0 comments

TO most of us, the strident calls for heavy investments in the southeast ring hallow and have fallen on deaf ears.  Most times, the calls...

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Time To Be Sober

Posted by on Jun 22, 2017 in Columns | 0 comments

A lot is going on in the social media on the Biafra agitation and the ultimatum issued to the neo-Biafrans to leave other peoples’ lands...

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Wanted: A new generation of time keepers

Posted by on Jun 22, 2017 in Columns | 0 comments

African time, a bastardisation of the global norm and culture in keeping to time, has eaten into every fabric of Nigerian society. From...

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‘FRSC needs  psychiatric attention’

Posted by on Jun 22, 2017 in Columns | 0 comments

In the executive pronouncement by Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, during an official on-the-spot assessment of the traffic...

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Modernity is by subscription, not imposition

Posted by on Jun 22, 2017 in Columns | 0 comments

The matter with religious leaders is that they begin their logic and sentiments with a sense of their own self-righteousness and...

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The Beauty And Benefits Of Ramadhan

Posted by on Jun 21, 2017 in Columns | 0 comments

BY Barrister, Hannatu Musawa Ramadhan which began on Friday, the 26th of last month is sadly coming to an end. From all indications, the...

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Dousing the fire on Nigerian mountain

Posted by on Jun 21, 2017 in Columns, Opinion | 0 comments

Since a coalition of motley Northern Youth groups issued the Igbo of South-East Nigeria a quit notice to vacate the Northern part of the...

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Drums of war

Posted by on Jun 20, 2017 in Columns | 0 comments

Nigeria is disintegrating rapidly. The cracks, the fragmentation have grown wider and much quicker than anyone expected. There is nothing...

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Rochas against Anambra people

Posted by on Jun 20, 2017 in Columns | 0 comments

Two different but related things happened on May 29, Nigeria’s Democracy Day. Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State dissolved not just his...

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Emefiele: From Zero To Hero

Posted by on Jun 19, 2017 in Columns | 0 comments

By Magnus Onyibe At first, clawing Nigerian economy out from recession ditch was thought to be not only a Herculean task, but one that...

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Birthday nostalgia about ‘Midweek Times’

Posted by on Jun 19, 2017 in Columns | 0 comments

  TODAY, June 19, 2017, commemorates my birthday. In celebrating it, I have chosen to recollect one of my most glorious moments as a...

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Gwarzo’s Milestones In AMERC

Posted by on Jun 18, 2017 in Columns | 0 comments

BY James Ume The Director General of Nigeria’s Securities and Exchange Commission, Mr Mounir Gwarzo, in the year 2015, assumed the...

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Why are Nigerian talents performers everywhere else except in Nigeria?

Posted by on Jun 18, 2017 in Columns | 0 comments

The takeoff point for my reflection in this article is my experience with recruitment both as a public officer and even after my...

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What does Atiku want?

Posted by on Jun 18, 2017 in Columns | 0 comments

Atiku Abubakar, the mercurial politician from Jada community in Adamawa State is up and about. Without his voicing it, many have concluded...

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Coup d’etat is possible anywhere

Posted by on Jun 18, 2017 in Columns | 0 comments

Who says coup d’état is not possible in Nigeria or anywhere for that matter? Let no one delude themselves and treat their citizens anyhow...

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The Arewa declaration!

Posted by on Jun 18, 2017 in Columns | 0 comments

Ours is a nation full of irony. A nation of doublespeak, the more you can deceive the faster you are elevated to positions of higher...

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