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Black Africa! Stop stealing someone’s hard work!

Black African leaders and their societies must stop stealing someone else’s hard work! It has become the habit of most governments of sub-Sahara African countries...

There we go again…

STRANGELY, everyone seems to be cool with the ease with which the simplest things often get enrobed in webs of controversy. Nothing is as...

‘FeBuhari 2015’ and its discontents

FORMER President Goodluck Jonathan was dead right when he said that Olusegun Adeniyi’s book, “Against the run of play” is only one out of...

Regaining Nigeria’s Environmental Treasures 

This year’s world earth day celebration theme “Environmental and Climate Literacy” was a vital premise to advocate for the protection of our environment with...

And they feast on our human tragedies

The suspension of Mr. Babachir Lawal as Secretary to the Federal Government of the Federation came four months after the publication of this piece...

The fall of David Babachir Lawal

We must thank God for little mercies. In the end and after a lot of dithering and obfuscations, the general finally summoned the reserve...

Democracy, Opportunism & the All Progressives Congress

The Weekly Trust of Saturday 4th March 2017 (Page 39) carried an interview with Chief Okoi Obono-Obla in which several misleading accusations bordering on...

Dash & Dash incorporatedng unlimited

IF there is anything amusingly enthralling about Nigeria’s strategic fight against corruption, it is its endless dramatics and outlandish vacuity. Where you had expected...

Ikoyi Dollars Stash: A National Security Issue

The Ikoyi dollars (including naira and pound sterling) stash started as a subject about corruption, but it has now become a national security issue,...

The Best Place For Nigeria In The New World Order

It did not start in 2016. The nation’s first movement. 2016 marked the peak point in the upended world order, but the movement had...

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Full Text Of Democracy Day Speech By Acting President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo

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Bode George opens up on his grouse with Obanikoro

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After Europa success, Paul Pogba goes to Mecca for Ramadan

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Barca to confirm Valverde as new coach

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Leicester City fret as West Ham bids £24m for Iheanacho

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