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NIGERIA POLITICS: Babangida, Melaye, Saraki And The Audacity Of The Corrupt

NIGERIA POLITICS: Babangida, Melaye, Saraki And The Audacity Of The Corrupt 0

It behoves the present government and its anti corruption agencies to see the huge presence of corrupt politicians at Babangida’s daughter’s wedding.

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CRIMEA POLITICS: A Long Way of Crimean Tatars to Repatriation

CRIMEA POLITICS: A Long Way of Crimean Tatars to Repatriation 0

On May 18, Crimean Tatar people commemorate victims of deportation. This day is truly holy for all Crimean Tatar people. Read more.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Ifeanyi Ubah and Government Cremation of Igbo Interests

NIGERIA POLITICS: Ifeanyi Ubah and Government Cremation of Igbo Interests 0

It is obvious that there is a deliberate attempt to cripple Ifeanyi Ubah, decimate his businesses and cremate the general interests of Ndigbo.

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UK POLITICS: Manifesto: Labour Party Key Election Pledges

UK POLITICS: Manifesto: Labour Party Key Election Pledges 0

Labour Party launched its election manifesto to renationalise mail, rail and water services, increase tax. Here’s key summary of Labour Party pledges.

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CRIMEA POLITICS: Deportation of Crimean Tatars in XXI Century

CRIMEA POLITICS: Deportation of Crimean Tatars in XXI Century 0

The process of repatriation of the indigenous people of Crimea began from 1990s only, following the collapse of the Soviet Union, after Ukraine in which Crimea exists as autonomy became independent. However, even more than twenty years later not half of Crimean Tatars succeeded to return home.

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PALESTINE POLITICS: 69 Years of Despair For Palestinians in Lebanon

PALESTINE POLITICS: 69 Years of Despair For Palestinians in Lebanon 0

Palestinians on Monday marked 69 years since thousands of them were forced from their homes during the 1948 war that led to the creation of Israel.

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VENEZUELA POLITICS: Daily Protests and Counter-Protests

VENEZUELA POLITICS: Daily Protests and Counter-Protests 0

Venezuela’s neighbouring governments, in spite of their considerable internal discontent, have explicitly taken up the cause of the Venezuelan opposition.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Nigeria: A Nation Of Moral Disorder

NIGERIA POLITICS: Nigeria: A Nation Of Moral Disorder 0

As one who loves Nigeria, the steepening decay of morals in Nigeria that obstructs our forming a decent and civilized society keeps me awake at night.

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USA POLITICS: New Leaks Besiege Trump After Comey Sacked

USA POLITICS: New Leaks Besiege Trump After Comey Sacked 0

Trump’s firing of Comey have stirred opposition from the former FBI director’s loyalists, who are pushing back on the administration’s claims in the press.

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UK POLITICS: Did Someone Leak Labour’s Manifesto to Expose Corbyn or Protect His Radical Ideas?

UK POLITICS: Did Someone Leak Labour’s Manifesto to Expose Corbyn or Protect His Radical Ideas? 0

There are many rumours circulating as to who leaked Labour manifesto and why, but it seems there are two key possible motivations for making it public now.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Some Bereaved APC Leaders Sponsoring CSOs Against Tinubu BATS Tells Buhari

NIGERIA POLITICS: Some Bereaved APC Leaders Sponsoring CSOs Against Tinubu BATS Tells Buhari 0

Aggrieved leaders in APC who sees Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu as a big threat to their future political ambitions paid a huge amount to the bereaved civil society organizations to spell our leader backward and make him irrelevant in the forthcoming 2019 elections in the country.

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USA POLITICS: Why Did Hillary Clinton Lose?

USA POLITICS: Why Did Hillary Clinton Lose? 0

Hillary Clinton faced unique circumstances, but there are lessons from these polls for the 2020 Democratic aspirants.

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UK POLITICS: Reluctant Corbynites Could Help Labour Win 8 June General Election

UK POLITICS: Reluctant Corbynites Could Help Labour Win 8 June General Election 0

Jeremy Corbyn is closing the lead down and if a large enough group of shy voters surface on 8 June Labour might do considerably better than everyone thinks.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: The Ijesha Oba of Lagos and His Confused History of Lagos

NIGERIA POLITICS: The Ijesha Oba of Lagos and His Confused History of Lagos 0

“Oba Ado fell in-love with a beautiful woman whose father was Awori and mother a daughter to one of the chief, they had two sons and also a daughter Erelu Kuti, who begat Ologun Kutere who later became King.”

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UK POLITICS: Bad For Brexit: British Newspapers Split Over Emmanuel Macron Win

UK POLITICS: Bad For Brexit: British Newspapers Split Over Emmanuel Macron Win 0

“In the UK, Macron’s rise has been followed with keen interest by politicians keen to lay claim to what they regard as British politics’ deserted centre ground,”argued writer Gabriel Bristow on Monday’s Independent.

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USA POLITICS: US Allows al-Qaeda, Daesh Proliferation: Here’s Why

USA POLITICS: US Allows al-Qaeda, Daesh Proliferation: Here’s Why 0

“In Afghanistan US doesn’t want to defeat al-Qaeda, Daesh. They want them to serve as rationale for the occupation of Afghanistan,” Professor Dennis Etler.

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USA POLITICS: Softening His Approach, Trump Helps Seal Healthcare Deal

USA POLITICS: Softening His Approach, Trump Helps Seal Healthcare Deal 0

U.S. President Donald Trump said, “For the last week, I’ve been hearing, ‘Paul Ryan doesn’t have it … Then today, I heard Paul Ryan is a genius.’”

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Biafra: Pharaoh, Let My People Go!

NIGERIA POLITICS: Biafra: Pharaoh, Let My People Go! 0

There is a voice from above saying, “Pharaoh, let my people go! Let them go from hunger! Let them go from depression! Let them go from oppression!

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Central Bank, Intelligence Agencies and Cash

NIGERIA POLITICS: Central Bank, Intelligence Agencies and Cash 0

My point is, we must stop this silly culture of destroying the integrity of our revered institutions because of selfish interests and agendas.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Nnamdi Kanu: We Still Await Justice – Nzuko Umunna

NIGERIA POLITICS: Nnamdi Kanu: We Still Await Justice – Nzuko Umunna 0

It will be recalled Nzuko Umunna called for unconditional release of Nnamdi Kanu and his colleagues and we are not reneging on that until justice is seen to have been done.

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