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    When Law Enforcement Agents Turn Lawbreakers

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    Laws are made and enforced to enhance orderliness and peaceful coexistence among citizens. But what would you say when those who are supposed to implement the law become the offenders? Patrick Ofikwu writes. Every nation has a set of rules and regulations that governs the affairs of its citizens to avoid everyone doing things in…

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    Consumers Groan Under Ban On Importation Of Frozen Foods

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    Recently, the Nigeria Customs Service intensified the enforcement of the ban on the importation of frozen chicken, fish and poultry products in the country. DAVID ADUGE-Ani and Patrick ofikwu examine the implications of this ban on local consumers. The on-going enforcement of the ban on some items such as frozen turkey, chicken and fish by…

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    Apprehension As Buhari Meets Obama

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    As Nigeria’s president,  Muhammadu Buhari, departs Abuja tomorrow (Sunday) to Washington DC, the capital city of the United States of America for his historic meeting with President Barrack Obama who initiated the official visit, there are already widespread concerns and heightened expectations among Nigerians, particularly those in diplomatic and security circles as well as strategic…

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    Kerosene Subsidy: To Be Or Not To Be?

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    The issue of kerosene subsidy has been a major concern to every Nigerian as huge sums of money are expended on subsidy yearly yet the product is sold above the approved pump price and in most cases, it is not accessible to those it is meant for. CHIKA IZUORA and PATRICK OFIKWU look at the…

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    Nyanya Blast: The Suffering Continues

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    It was a black Monday on April 14, 2014, when over 100 people were killed and more injured in a bomb blast at the Nyanya motor park. But days after, the people in the area are yet to know peace. Olusegun Olufemi, Paul Orhewere, Blessing Ukemena and patrick ofikwu write  The saying that evil triumphs…

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