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    These Excuses Can’t Go On

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    By the end of this month, President Muhammadu Buhari would have completed the first half of his first year as the president of the world’s most populous black nation. To watchers of his administration, this development is coming with mixed feelings and puzzles on what is the road map to the nation’s economic recovery. It…

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  • Now That We’ve Got Our Ministers

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    The recent appointment and swearing-in of ministers of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has doused the tension in the polity and shut the mouths of pessimists who never see anything good in the new era that God has bestowed on our dear nation. When the wind of change which we are now experiencing and enjoying…

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    The PDP Apology: Great Lesson For APC

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    The choice of words used by the chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Reconciliation Committee, Raymond Dokpesi, was incisive and practical. It was also not expected as it is deemed unnecessary for African leaders and institutions to admit any wrong doing. The apology must have come as a surprise to the entire leadership of…

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  • BOLA TINUBU

    Tinubu, Saraki: Time To Settle Scores

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    The raging differences between the duo of Asiwaju Bola Tinubu and Senator Bukola Saraki may bring a catastrophic end to the All Progressives Congress (APC) if the flame of rivalry between them is not quickly doused. The contributions of the two party chieftains to the success of the party in the last election were enormous….

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  • The Odds Against Change

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    The enthusiasm Nigerians all over the world showed in the last electioneering campaign that ushered in the present administration will go down memory lane in the history of the nation. As the clock ticks, the change mantra is being threatened; the change slogan is being confronted and we can only hope that our hope is…

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    Ministerial Nominees: Same Old Guards

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    At last, President Muhammadu Buhari bowed to public pressure by sending some names to the Senate for confirmation as ministers of the Federal Republic of Nigeria; though his party has cautioned Nigerians to be wary of the names available in public domain and wait for the final list to be announced by the Senate. If…

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    Can Saraki Win This Battle?

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    Nigerians have continued to express mixed reactions regarding the prevailing ordeal of the Senate President, Bukola Saraki who was recently arraigned by the Code of Conduct Tribunal for allegations bothering on corruption and false declaration of assets. Chasing institutions or individuals would not give or build any value; values are earned by chasing morality and…

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  • WADA AND AUDU

    Thorny Path To Lugard House

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    As the gubernatorial election draws near in the confluence state of Kogi, the tension has once again risen with high hopes from the camps of aspiring politicians. More so, politicians are again being judged on their performances through balloting. Fortunately, major contenders in the election slated for November 21 this year are not new to…

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    Sustaining The War Against Boko Haram

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    Encumbrances are essential for success and victory comes only after many struggles and series of defeats. The recent victories recorded by the military in the war against insurgency is indeed heart-warming. Despite the obstacles, the military declared “that most of the terrorist groups have now been decimated as even the foot soldiers are abandoning their…

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  • Buhari’s Appointments And Matters Arising

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    The heat generated by the recent appointments of President Muhammadu Buhari has further exposed what we are made of. It shows our stock and explains our differences. It elicits our preferences on the affairs of the country. Beyond preferences, it depicts a nation believing in their own rather than the wholeness of the country. It…

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