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INEC And The 2019 Elections  

Posted by on Mar 26, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

The electoral body’s timetable may eventually bring order to the polity Got something awesome to share with the world? Click here to share...

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National Fleet To The Rescue

Posted by on Mar 26, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

In the absence of a national fleet that can effectively compete in lifting the country’s crude, it is stands to reason that the nation...

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NSCDC: Ensuring Security And Safety On Kaduna-Abuja Express Way

Posted by on Mar 26, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

Unarguably, for optimum security to be attained anywhere, synergy among agencies responsible is expected. Other than synergy, there is...

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Remembering Abducted 219 Chibok Schoolgirls, 2 Years After Abduction

Posted by on Mar 25, 2017 in Editorial, News | 0 comments

A Lagos High Court recently sentenced the killers of Cynthia Osokogu to death by hanging. Cynthia, at the time of her gruesome death, was...

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Economy’s Track For The Nigerian Foreign Exchange Market

Posted by on Mar 25, 2017 in Editorial, News | 0 comments

By Aminu Umar Sheka In it is efforts to ensure smooth flows of foreign exchange currencies in the country, Government as an engine room...

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Ahmad and the new dawn at CAF

Posted by on Mar 25, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

Ahmad Ahmad’s emergence as the 6th President of the Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) signals a new dawn for the organisation and for...

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World Water Day

Posted by on Mar 24, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

As part of celebrations to mark the 2017 World Water Day which came up on March 22, Nigeria has indicated her preparedness to harness the...

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Samuel Osaigbovo Ogbemudia (1932 – 2017)

Posted by on Mar 24, 2017 in Editorial, Opinion | 0 comments

Got something awesome to share with the world? Click here to share Dr. Samuel Osaigbovo Ogbemudia Samuel Osaigbovo Ogbemudia, retired...

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Adeyinka Adebayo (1928-2017)

Posted by on Mar 24, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

•A pacifist, man of peace departs Got something awesome to share with the world? Click here to share IT is an irony that although he was a...

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Samuel Ogbemudia (1932-2017)

Posted by on Mar 24, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

•Builder of Nigeria’s Midwest passes on Got something awesome to share with the world? Click here to share THEY don’t come like this...

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Recession and war situation

Posted by on Mar 24, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

SIR: Two major things are responsible for Nigeria’s economic recession: corruption (haram) and war against Boko Haram that is ravaging...

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Spur altercation would have been acceptable – by apartheid standards

Posted by on Mar 23, 2017 in Editorial, South Africa | 0 comments

Black people are always being asked to call out racism, and women asked to call out sexism, but there is something intrinsically...

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Are We So Bloodthirsty?

Posted by on Mar 23, 2017 in Editorial, Opinion | 0 comments

Without warning, the agents of evil manifested themselves again in the ancient town of Ile-Ife, Osun State and Zaki Biam, Benue State...

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The communal clash in Ile-Ife

Posted by on Mar 23, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

The peaceful fraternal relationship which had existed for more than 100 years between the Hausa and their Yoruba hosts in Ile-Ife, Osun...

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Responding to global xenophobia

Posted by on Mar 23, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

Nigeria’s illusion of grandeur and self-characterisation as the Giant of Africa is being exposed daily for what it really is. Xenophobic...

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The tragic epidemic in Queen’s College

Posted by on Mar 22, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

The recent loss of two students of Queen’s College, Yaba, Lagos, to epidemic diarrhea and vomiting, is a painful reminder of the poor...

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Rivers Rerun, INEC And The Bitter Taste Of N111m Bribe

Posted by on Mar 22, 2017 in Editorial, News | 0 comments

Nigeria is not quite the most corrupt country on earth. But events that keep unfolding in the country in recent time have proven that the...

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Between the Senate and Ali

Posted by on Mar 22, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

Two weeks ago, the Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Col Hammed Ali (rdt) ordered owners of all vehicles in the...

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Chief Olusegun Obasanjo at 80

Posted by on Mar 21, 2017 in Editorial | 0 comments

FORMER President Olusegun Obasanjo, added the ‘’rank” of an octogenarian to his epaulettes of a retired Army General and two-time Nigerian...

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As The Senate Bares Its Fangs

Posted by on Mar 21, 2017 in Editorial, Opinion | 0 comments

Two watershed events denote a new profiling of the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. First, was the rejection of Ibrahim Magu as...

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