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NIGERIA POLITICS: Sheriff is a Traitor, An Agent of APC – PDP Group

NIGERIA POLITICS: Sheriff is a Traitor, An Agent of APC – PDP Group

group in the People’s Democratic Party, the PDPAction, has described Senator Alli Modu Sheriff as a traitor and an agent of APC that must be treated like a malignant cancer.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Osinbajo Takes Charge to Signal Normality

NIGERIA POLITICS: Osinbajo Takes Charge to Signal Normality

Osinbajo has thrown himself into his work, holding cabinet meetings and travelling to the Niger Delta in an attempt to end militant attacks on oil facilities which cost up to $100 billion in lost revenues in 2016.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: APC Government and its Deceptional Rhetoric: A Wake Up Call to the Electorate

NIGERIA POLITICS: APC Government and its Deceptional Rhetoric: A Wake Up Call to the Electorate

Nigerians have to contend with political deceptions, betrayals and endless rhetorical excesses of the political elite. A typical Nigerian politician has proven that he is not to be TRUSTED!

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Tukur Buratai, Fatai Owoseni: Agents Of Ancient Evils

NIGERIA POLITICS: Tukur Buratai, Fatai Owoseni: Agents Of Ancient Evils

A free society requires a free press. A democracy without a free press is like a seed without water or sunlight. It will not grow and it will die.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Buhari Extends Sick Leave Abroad As Nigerians Suffer

NIGERIA POLITICS: Buhari Extends Sick Leave Abroad As Nigerians Suffer

The mysterious nature of Buhari’s absence is adding to unhappiness in Nigeria, as one of Africa’s largest economies and oil producers lurches through a recession.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: APC: A Nest Of Liars

NIGERIA POLITICS: APC: A Nest Of Liars

If the PDP was a nest of killers, the APC is a nest of liars.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: At Which Point Does A Nigerian’s Brain Go Missing?

NIGERIA POLITICS: At Which Point Does A Nigerian’s Brain Go Missing?

We all need our heads examined for Nigeria to ever make any headway.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: A Humane Proposal For Buhari: Resign

NIGERIA POLITICS: A Humane Proposal For Buhari: Resign

It makes sense Buhari resign to look after his frail health. Nigeria should be in hands of a leader who shows no sign of physical or mental debilitation.

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VENEZUELA POLITICS: Tareck El Aissami Calls His Blacklisting By US On Drug Charges ‘Imperialist Aggression’

VENEZUELA POLITICS: Tareck El Aissami Calls His Blacklisting By US On Drug Charges ‘Imperialist Aggression’

“We shall not be distracted by these miserable provocations,” Tareck El Aissami, the most senior Venezuelan official yet sanctioned by the United States, said in a series of defiant tweets.

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AFRICA POLITICS: CIA Blocks Trump’s Africa Policy Pick

AFRICA POLITICS: CIA Blocks Trump’s Africa Policy Pick

Africa policy in the Trump White House has become more difficult to predict following reports that the senior director for Africa on the National Security Council is out.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: The Onitsha Cripple and Day Our Soldiers Went Mad again

On Tuesdya, February 7, 2017, at the popular city of Onitsha, two soldiers, Corporal Bature Samuel and Corporal Abdulazeez Usman, like demons on a mission, went berserk and grievously brutalized a physically-challenged man, Mr Chijioke Uraku, for wearing a military

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IRAN POLITICS: ‘Death to America!’ Iranians Rally Against Trump, U.S.

IRAN POLITICS: ‘Death to America!’ Iranians Rally Against Trump, U.S.

Hundreds of thousands of Iranians rallied on Friday to swear allegiance to their clerical leaders and reject U.S. President Donald Trump’s warning that he had put the Islamic Republic “on notice”, state TV reported.

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USA POLITICS: Trump’s Muslim Ban: The Realities And The Absurdities

USA POLITICS: Trump’s Muslim Ban: The Realities And The Absurdities

In reality, Trump and his followers have a ‘grudge’ against a system that is mortgaging their dream; however, doing a wrong diagnosis presupposes a wrong prescription.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Even in Sickness, Buhari Remains a Hero

NIGERIA POLITICS: Even in Sickness, Buhari Remains a Hero

President Muhammadu Buhari has grown to become an unassailable enigma. The more Nigerians try to demystify him the more enigmatic he becomes.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Epistle From St. James To Fellow Steakholders

British accusations made me laugh. Let me ask you, brethren: Does it make sense to accuse a man of stealing what belonged to him?

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NIGERIA POLITICS: What A Wickedness?

NIGERIA POLITICS: What A Wickedness?

As we may recall, this is the kind of wickedness and corruption that recently cost eight Directors their jobs in Taraba state.

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USA POLITICS: Sanders Warns Trump Could Start War

USA POLITICS: Sanders Warns Trump Could Start War

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, speaking at a conference on the “Politics of Love”, said he feared that President Trump would plunge the nation into war.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Buhari, Patience Jonathan, and Theresa May

NIGERIA POLITICS: Buhari, Patience Jonathan, and Theresa May

President Buhari’s silence translates as nonchalance towards his creditors, all Nigerians. Sadly, this indifference is the default, if feckless, attitude of those who occupy the space of leadership in Nigeria.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Interpreting The ‘Change’ We Voted For!

NIGERIA POLITICS: Interpreting The ‘Change’ We Voted For!

Truth be told, events of the last few months have again compelled bewildered Nigerians to debate the particular nature of the ‘Change’ they voted for!

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Obasanjo Predicts: ‘An Igbo Will Become President Someday’

NIGERIA POLITICS: Obasanjo Predicts: ‘An Igbo Will Become President Someday’

Olusegun Obasanjo wants it to happen sooner rather than later must rank as one of the surprises I’ve witnessed in Nigerian politics.

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