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What if, Nigeria?

What if, Nigeria? By Leonard Karshima Shilgba Politicians in Nigeria never learn, at least they never learn in time. Nigeria is now divided, not into two parts, but more. Safety of life has become very doubtful.  The heart of many …

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Tambuwal And His Hounds

By Achilleus -Chud Uchegbu   It was sometime in year 2000 and I was sitting in Court 1 of the Lagos State High Court at Ikeja, presided over by then Chief Judge of Lagos state, Justice Christopher Segun, when Alh. …

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‪#‎BRING‬ BACK OUR GIRLS

By Chuks Akamadu I have repeatedly argued that the monstrous Boko Haram sect owes its survival and fleeting victories substantially to our ambivalence over its true description and absence of a consensual perception. In order words, it is this evident …

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Should Jonathan have gone to Chibok

By Dele Shobowale   “..Where the question is of gaining only a minor advantage if he succeeds, and courting disaster if he fails, no one demands that a general should risk his life fighting like a private soldier.” Plutarch 46-120 …

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The truth el-Rufai and Ribadu should tell the North

By Azuka Onwuka Anytime the likes of Prof. Ango Abdullahi, Dr Junaid Mohammed, Mallam Adamu Ciroma, Lamido of Adamawa, Mr. Anthony Sani or any of the members of the Arewa Consultative Forum or Northern Elders Forum speak on national issues, …

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Demonic Dependence On Death And Damnation

By UZOR MAXIM UZOATU       The demons of death are on the loose, arranging mayhem and spreading annihilation. We walk an ungodly but very familiar Nigerian road littered with shattered bones and broken dreams. The Boko Haram terrorism …

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Our honeymoon is over!

  By Femi Fani-Kayode   If they ever tell my story let them say I walked with giants. Men rise and fall like the winter wheat but these names will never die…let them say I lived in the time of …

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Computerizing the UTME for for National Development

By Simeon Nwakaudu The transformation of the nation’s education sector has been sustained since 2011, with another feat aimed at re-defining extrance examinations into tertiary institutions and repositioning same for efficiency and better results. By next 2015, the Jonathan administration …

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Beginning of a golden era for Nigerian universities

By Simeon Nwakaudu   On thursday, May 22 2014, the golden era initiated and developed by the President Jonathan administration for Nigerian universities commenced in earnest.   Ten Nigerian universities were ushered into the league of scientific African Centres of …

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