• Boko-Haram-Suspects

    Fresh Narratives on Nigeria’s Harvest of Terrorists

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    Nigerians grieved, parents wailed loudly and inconsolably, April 14, 2014 when Boko Haram terrorists assailed and abducted about 276 adolescent secondary school girls in Chibok, the country’s Northeastern state of Borno. As the helpless girls were agonized in the hands of their captors on the journey to an unknown destination with terror vermin, national outrage…

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  • Protesting Students

    Why Would Anyone Want to Retain Post-UMTE?

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    We must of necessity at some point collectively agree to break tradition and the tradition I speak of in this instance is the penchant to place material gains over other life impacting imperatives. In this instance the imperative is for us to agree what constitutes quality education and what amounts to sheer profiteering dressed as…

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  • COAS, T. Y Buratai

    Retired Military Officers And Need For Damage Control

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    The Nigerian Military finally worked up the courage to purge itself of political officers with the announcement that swept out several of such questionable officers. Details are still emerging but the sack which has the approval of the Army Council was attributed to “service exigencies”. Even though a statement issued by the acting Director of…

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  • COAS, T. Y Buratai

    Retired Military Officers: Nigeria Needs Damage Control

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    The Nigerian Military finally worked up the courage to purge itself of political officers with the announcement that swept out several of such questionable officers. Details are still emerging but the sack which has the approval of the Army Council was attributed to “service exigencies”. Even though a statement issued by the acting Director of…

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  • Terrorism Is Terrorism

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    It does not matter that several individuals, groups and leaders threatened to make Nigeria ungovernable should President Muhammadu Buhari, who was then the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), defeat the then incumbent President Goodluck Jonathan of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). What matters is that the threats are now a reality with…

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    Boko Haram War And The Anatomy Of History 

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    Perhaps, the most cheering news to ever emanate from Nigeria and consoling is the official declaration of the eventual suppression and defeat of the Islamic insurgents which goes by the appellation Boko Haram (BH). The triumph over BH, rated as one of the world’s deadliest terror groups is acknowledged by the international community, including the…

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  • JAMB

    Revisiting the three-Year Validity of JAMB Results

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    Of course, in what was clearly a case of stampede by the Upper chamber of the National Assembly, a resolution compelled the Governing Board of the Joint Admissions Matriculation Board (JAMB) to approve a three-year validity life-span for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). No doubt, some students and parents/guardians’ applauded the decision without the…

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