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NIGERIA: Boko Haram Regroup, More Lethal Than Ever

Buhari thinks that Boko Haram is “technically defeated” because it holds little in the way of land. Yet it has been weakened in the past, only to regroup.

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NIGERIA: Perilous Politics With Cheap Oil

NIGERIA: Perilous Politics With Cheap Oil

As Nigeria’s government battles Boko Haram, it faces the possibility of renewed violence in the south in the Niger Delta, home to much of the country’s oil.

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NIGERIA: Election Verdicts: Who Paid TMG To Disparage The Supreme Court Justices?

To say Supreme Court judgements are “clear cut attempts at legalising electoral robberies”, is the most uncharitable thing.

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NIGERIA: Rev. Fr. Ejike Camillus Anthony Ebenezer Mbaka Cut Above The Rest

Rev. Fr. Ejike Camillus Anthony Ebenezer Mbaka a routine administrative posting by his Bishop into melodrama and assault on authority of the Church.

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AUSTRALIA: Government To Scrap Superannuation Rise

Malcolm Turnbull: “The only realistic option for very significant income tax cuts is by changing the tax mix.”

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NIGERIA: Issues In Father Mbaka’s Transfer Lamentations

Truth be told, these unnecessary complaints are clearly untypical of a committed Catholic priest.

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NIGERIA: Tyranny in Nigeria: Supreme Court To The Rescue

The principle of the presumption of innocence until proven guilty must be protected at all times.

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CANADA: Trudeau Refugee Program Worries US Senators

“Will there be shortcuts taken?” asked committee chair Ron Johnson.

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NIGERIA: Boko Haram Old Crisis, Biafra New Worries For Buhari

There are now hints of collaboration between Biafra agitators and fighters formerly active in the Niger Delta.

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HAITI: With No Successor, Haiti Is In Constitutional Crisis

“The opposition has no clue. They don’t even exist for me. I don’t want a transition with them. I want an election,” said Moise supporter Cheney Robeus.

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AUSTRALIA: Court Orders Deportation Of Asylum Infants Born In Australia

AUSTRALIA: Court Orders Deportation Of Asylum Infants Born In Australia

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull defended the ruling.

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NIGERIA: Buhari, The Nigerian Economy And The Daring Alternatives

The Federal Government should also consider selling off very many state owned government parastatals, refineries and other state owned enterprises.

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CANADA: Trudeau Says Liberal Government Has Alberta’s Back

“The country is going to be there for you,” said Justin Trudeau in response to a question from an energy worker from Alberta.

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NIGERIA: Anambra’s Gift To Nigeria’s Fledging Democracy

The point is Anambra has paid a tremendous price, in fact undergone several baptisms of fire, since Nigerians began their latest, shaky democratic journey.

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NIGERIA: Judicial Independence: What Governor Fayose Should Know About The Akwa Ibom Governorship Election Petition

May this country never again experience the violence and thuggery found to have taken place in Akwa Ibom State during the Governorship election.

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NIGERIA: An Open Letter to Rev Fr Ejike Mbaka

Fr, it is unfortunate you have allowed emotions to take you beyond your allowed limits in partisan politics before, during and after the last elections.

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CANADA: ‘A Mature Canada Can Do Better’ – Maryam Monsef Admits

Monsef has been put in charge of delivering on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s pledge to make last fall’s federal election the last conducted under FPTP.

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NIGERIA: New Evidence Reveals Governor Ayodele Fayose May Serve Jail Time

For Ayodele Fayose, this is the end of the road to his political corruption spree.

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AUSTRALIA: Tony Abbott Endorsed Helen Clark For UN Secretary-General Job

Tony Abbott promised to back former New Zealand leader Helen Clark as the next UN secretary-general when he was prime minister.

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NIGERIA: They Say We Should Stop Talking About Corruption

Why are Nigerians not directing their anger at Buhari who rather than liberalise stealing and corruption to grow the Nigerian economy the way they did.

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