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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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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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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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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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NIGERIA POLITICS: ‘Hate’ Speech: Between Apostle Suleiman and the Sultan of Sokoto

NIGERIA POLITICS: ‘Hate’ Speech: Between Apostle Suleiman and the Sultan of Sokoto

Rather than calm the situation, the purported attempt to arrest Apostle Suleiman and other Christian leaders would only aggravate it. Christians in this country have already been pushed to the edge.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Quarantined Food and Other Absurdities

NIGERIA POLITICS: Quarantined Food and Other Absurdities

But the larger question is, why do Nigerian institutions excel in ludicrous rules designed to give grief to citizens?

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Buhari, Deaths and Rumours of Death

NIGERIA POLITICS: Buhari, Deaths and Rumours of Death

Since the travel of President Muhammadu Buhari to the UK for medical reasons, the nation has been rife with the rumoured death of the president.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Addressing the Administrative Excesses of the Council of Legal Education

NIGERIA POLITICS: Addressing the Administrative Excesses of the Council of Legal Education

the Rule of Law, we reiterate is not a loose concept reserved only for governments and the law courts but as well as every tribunal by  whatever name called set up to look into a matter and of which the CLE panel on examination malpractice belongs to; and should be bounded by.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Sorry, But My Country Is Ugly

NIGERIA POLITICS: Sorry, But My Country Is Ugly

Traveling by road, I saw Nigeria in a new way. The portrait, unflattering, left me deeply dispirited.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Jammeh’s Defiance, ECOWAS Mistake and Buhari’s Bad Example

NIGERIA POLITICS: Jammeh’s Defiance, ECOWAS Mistake and Buhari’s Bad Example

Another mistake ECOWAS made was their choice of delegation as led by President Muhammadu Buhari to The Gambia as emissaries of peace and democracy to persuade Jammeh to hand over power peacefully and as scheduled.

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