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    Saraki: As The Storm Gathers

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    The firestorm generated by the Code of Conduct, CCT arraignment of Senate president, Bukola Saraki over alleged false declaration of his assets when he was governor of Kwara State has taken the dimension of political witch hunting. At least, that’s the view of his numerous supporters, especially fellow senators who came to that conclusion after…

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  • President Muhammadu Buhari

    Buhari: Accepting The Past, Facing The Future

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    Christine Lagarde, the Managing Director of the IMF was recently in Nigeria. The last time the global financial intervention agency, IMF beamed its gaze on Nigeria (1985-6), was to convince government to embark on financial reforms including devaluation of the naira. I have heard many commentators lament that Nigeria’s economy is in dire straits similar…

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  • Elections

    Are Elections Giving Democracy Bad Name In Nigeria?

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    For starters, l would like to attribute the title of this article, in part to Kofi Annan, former United Nations, UN Secretary General whose recent speech to the Commonwealth was titled ‘Are Elections Giving Democracy Bad Name?’ Given the unprecedented spate of violence in the 2015 general elections that ushered change of rulership to opposition…

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