• Lai-Mohammed

    Another Failed Attempt To Paint Us Bad

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    It is now glaring that whatever we may think, the claim that there is an international conspiracy to derail Nigeria could have some element of truth to it after all. Part of that claim is that there are concerted efforts to report the country out of existence. Students of International Communication in journalism or mass…

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    Nigerian Army And Its Deliberate Persecution

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    The Nigerian Army (NA) is facing one of its worse moments in the history of its existence in the country. It is confronted with the difficult and unenviable duty of quelling internal insurrections across the country. Those conversant with the core mandate of the army would agree that such domestic assignments are outside the gamut…

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    States And Comic Approach To Governance

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    At a time when all hands should be on deck in returning Nigeria back to the path of growth from the current economic recession, nothing can be as disheartening as the failure of the 36 state governors to realize that the times call for seriousness. They have all failed to live up to the billing…

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  • PIC. 16. FROM LEFT: GOC 1 DIV., MAJ.-GEN. ADENIYI OYEBADE; CHIEF OF ARMY 

STAFF, LT.-GEN. TUKUR BURATAI AND ACTING ARMY CHIEF OF ACCOUNTING AND 

BUDGET, BRIG.-GEN. ADEYEMI ADETAYO, AT THE 10TH BIENNIAL CONFERENCE OF 

NIGERIAN ARMY FINANCE CORPS, IN KADUNA ON WEDNESDAY (16/9/15).
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    Who Wants Boko Haram Terrorists Back?

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    “We must keep the promise to our nation! We must make a difference!  COAS Lt. Gen. TY Buratai – 14 July 2015 Since the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt Gen Tukur Buratai first made this assertion over one year ago, the Nigerian Army, which he leads, has gone on to demonstrate a capacity to…

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  • A Peep Into The Presidential Kitchen

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    An African adage says, “Uneasy lies the head that wears the crown.” Whether in Africa, Europe or Asian continents, leaders are burdened. And support of his family has to come with full measure for him to succeed. Leaders of nations battle to contain disparate interests; strive to leave a legacy and unquestionably accept responsibility for…

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  • A Peep Into The Presidential Kitchen

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    An African adage says, “Uneasy lies the head that wears the crown.” Whether in Africa, Europe or Asian continents, leaders are burdened. And support of his family has to come with full measure for him to succeed. Leaders of nations battle to contain disparate interests; strive to leave a legacy and unquestionably accept responsibility for…

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    CCB Commendation: Buratai’s Innocence Re-echoes

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    Truth cannot be suppressed forever. It frees itself from the chains of dark forces to assert itself unstoppably. It chases away the shadows of falsehood and triumph over lies and blackmail in an unrestricted outpouring of its effervescent light. Nigeria’s Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Gen. Tukur Yusufu  Buratai’s happiness must have been flavoured by…

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  • Chief-of-Army-Staff-Lt-Gen.-Tukur-Buratai

    CCB Commendation: Buratai’s Innocence Re-echoes

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    Truth cannot be suppressed forever. It frees itself from the chains of dark forces to assert itself unstoppably. It chases away the shadows of falsehood and triumph over lies and blackmail in an unrestricted outpouring of its effervescent light. Nigeria’s Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Gen. Tukur Yusufu  Buratai’s happiness must have been flavoured by…

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  • Terrorism, National Security And The Mass Media

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    Security of lives and property is a fundamental obligation the Nigerian state owes to its citizens, as entrenched in the 1999 Constitution. When government fails on other constitutional obligations, it is pardonable. But breach of security in any guise is never compromised and a government alive to its responsibility takes it seriously. It is government…

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    Boko Haram’s Offer Of Poisoned Chalice

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    Your Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari   I have asked myself how best to contribute to an issue that is currently pressing Nigerians without falling into the trap of Nigerians who only see the problem without offering solution or, at least, a clearer understanding that would lead to the formulation of solutions. I therefore decided to…

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