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NIGERIA POLITICS: Syria Airstrikes: The Lesson For Nigeria

NIGERIA POLITICS: Syria Airstrikes: The Lesson For Nigeria

As a matter of fact, airstrikes are good and encouraging for use in containing President Assad’s brutality against his people.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Dipo Famakinwa: Victim Of  A Sick Nation, Diseased Healthcare System

NIGERIA POLITICS: Dipo Famakinwa: Victim Of A Sick Nation, Diseased Healthcare System

The demise of Dipo Famakinwa swamped the social media. He was the Director General of the Development Agenda for Western Nigeria (DAWN) Commission.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: 2019 Election: Don’t Rule Buhari Out, Aides Say

NIGERIA POLITICS: 2019 Election: Don’t Rule Buhari Out, Aides Say

Close aides say though Buhari is not even thinking of the 2019 presidential race at the moment, those who rule him out are doing so at their own peril.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Release Deji Adeyanju Now or Face the Consequence, Civil Society Groups Warn Police

NIGERIA POLITICS: Release Deji Adeyanju Now or Face the Consequence, Civil Society Groups Warn Police

Deji Adeyanju is a peaceful activist. None of the rallies he called or participated in has ever gone violent.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Abracadabra! Behold, The Scammer And The Scammed

NIGERIA POLITICS: Abracadabra! Behold, The Scammer And The Scammed

We cannot use shoes as hammers, newspapers for umbrellas, and finger nail to tight a screw. Nigeria is in palpable trouble.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Ikoyi $43m: Amaechi, the Judas of Ubima, Needs Urgent Cure

NIGERIA POLITICS: Ikoyi $43m: Amaechi, the Judas of Ubima, Needs Urgent Cure

Rotimi Amaechi, is seeking cheap attention through one of his diarrheic aides of inconsequential stature, is quite troubling to lovers of humanity.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: EFCC: Comedy of Discoveries and Bastardisation of the Anti-Corruption War

NIGERIA POLITICS: EFCC: Comedy of Discoveries and Bastardisation of the Anti-Corruption War

I implore the DSS not to shy away from commencing an investigation into this sudden gale of discoveries by the EFCC with a view to ascertaining their authenticity and help bring this madness to a halt.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Weak President Vs. Barbarian Senators

NIGERIA POLITICS: Weak President Vs. Barbarian Senators

It’s more and more glaring that President Muhammadu Buhari is on the road to being Nigeria’s weakest President.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: A Compendium of Citizens’ Curses as an Instrument of Oath for Nigerian Politicians

NIGERIA POLITICS: A Compendium of Citizens’ Curses as an Instrument of Oath for Nigerian Politicians

It is in Nigeria we find thieving and adulterous pastors, arrogant and corrupt civil servants, bullying and morally corrupt politicians.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Civil Society Groups Condemn Attempts to ‘Kill the Legislature’

NIGERIA POLITICS: Civil Society Groups Condemn Attempts to ‘Kill the Legislature’

A group of civil society organisations on Thursday marched “against an attempt to kill the legislature,” while urging Nigerians to rise up in defence of democracy and condemn the latest affront against the National Assembly by “executive boy.”

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Executive & Legislature Faceoff: CSOs Warn Against Subversion of National Assembly

NIGERIA POLITICS: Executive & Legislature Faceoff: CSOs Warn Against Subversion of National Assembly

A coalition of large Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) has condemned in strong terms the ongoing attempt by the executive and their agents to subvert the authority and undermine the legislature, describing such move as an unnecessary distraction and a potent

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Dino MeLiar: The Insufferable Liar

NIGERIA POLITICS: Dino MeLiar: The Insufferable Liar

One thing about people like Dino MeLiar who have problems with the truth: those problems tend not to be one-time events. Dino MeLiar is an insufferable liar!

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Executive, Legislature Face-Off: Enough of this Executive Recklessness

NIGERIA POLITICS: Executive, Legislature Face-Off: Enough of this Executive Recklessness

This has become necessary because we know there cannot be democracy without the legislature and where there is a weak legislature fascism rules.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Mr. President, Forget About Ibrahim Magu… Pick Yoruba Or Igbo For The Job!

NIGERIA POLITICS: Mr. President, Forget About Ibrahim Magu… Pick Yoruba Or Igbo For The Job!

There are millions of Yorubas and Igbos who are more qualified, more competent, and more capable than Magu to be the next EFCC Chairman.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Saraki, Magu and the Phantom War on Corruption

NIGERIA POLITICS: Saraki, Magu and the Phantom War on Corruption

We cannot continue to have “Integrity-Challenged Charlatan” as head of anti-graft agency. To do that is to make nonsense of our war against corruption.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Ile Ife Crisis: Between Ethnic Conquest and the Glorification of “Yeyerity”

NIGERIA POLITICS: Ile Ife Crisis: Between Ethnic Conquest and the Glorification of “Yeyerity”

It is time for Nigerians to begin to speak up against selective application of our laws to issues based on some mundane considerations that only end up dragging us centuries backwards.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Obumselu, Onukaba: Darkness Falls Twice

NIGERIA POLITICS: Obumselu, Onukaba: Darkness Falls Twice

Sadly, then, even though many Nigerians did not know who Obumselu was, were not aware of the epical scale of his brilliance, he knew us all too well.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Still on Fani-Kayode, Buratai, Biafra And The Guardians Of Empire Nigeria

NIGERIA POLITICS: Still on Fani-Kayode, Buratai, Biafra And The Guardians Of Empire Nigeria

Fani-Kayode has come from a very noble family with rich roots and patriotism that have immensely shaped the course of our nation over the years even before our independence.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Jonathan, Chibok Girls, British Offer and the Dwarf Emperor of Kaduna

NIGERIA POLITICS: Jonathan, Chibok Girls, British Offer and the Dwarf Emperor of Kaduna

The British High Commission had described the story that Jonathan’s administration rejected an offer by Britons to help rescue the Chibok girls as false.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: An Open Letter to Governor Ambode for Empathy with the Poor in His Administration of Lagos State

NIGERIA POLITICS: An Open Letter to Governor Ambode for Empathy with the Poor in His Administration of Lagos State

This letter is written at the instance of some recent policies of the state government which seemed targeted against the poor.

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