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  • SadiqueAbubakar: Flies Fine Lines

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    Air Marshal Sadique Baba Abubakar, Nigeria’s 20th Chief of Air Staff (CAS), is tireless in the performance of his official duties of protecting the territorial integrity of the nation through and from the air. PEMBI DAVID-STEPHEN writes. Not many Nigerians can claim to have known or heard of Air Marshal Sadique Baba Abubakar before he…

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  • Isa: ‘Sieving’ His Way Through Life

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    Sieve-making, like most traditional handicrafts, may be dying as modern utensils take over the kitchens, even in the rural setting, yet it sustains a family of eleven in Sabon-Wuse, Niger State. PEMBI DAVID-STEPHEN writes. Armed with wire mesh, nails on a magnet and some basic tools, Adamu Isa (not real name),  hit nails on a…

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  • Saudi-German Hospital To Invest $50m In Nigeria

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    The Saudi-German Hospital, Dubai (SGHD), United Emirates, has disclosed that it would invest the sum of $30m to build a hospital in Nigeria, in order to cut the costs of travel, lodging and accommodation for Nigerians who always come over to the hospital in the Gulf country monthly. Speaking to a group of journalists in…

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  • Overhaul EFCC For Efficiency, APC Chieftain Tells Buhari

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    A top member of the ruling  All Progressives Congress (APC) and patron of the Buhari Youth Orgarnisation, Ambassador Nurain Mumuni, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to effect a radical overhaul of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC), and other anti-graft agencies in order to make the agencies more effective. Speaking at an interactive…

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  • Remembering Nigeria’s Fallen Heroes Without Their Families

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    Prayers are offered every year in churches and mosques, while members of the Nigerian Legion, dressed in their uniforms, join serving soldiers in parades. Other leaders pay their respects in a number of ways as the nation’s fallen heroes are remembered. Wreaths are laid in states’ capitals and in Abuja, the nation’s capital. PEMBI DAVID-STEPHEN…

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  • Employing Half-baked Teachers Akin To Recycling Ebola Virus – Dr Gella

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    Dr Yero Gella was the director general, National Museums and Monuments and was a lecturer in the department of History of the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. In this interview with PEMBI DAVID-STEPHEN and ANDREW ESSIEN,  the former secretary of the Adamawa State government harps on the falling standard of education, Nigeria’s forgotten monuments and other…

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  • Kogi Governorship And The Constitution: What Lawyers Say

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    In this report, PEMBI DAVID -STEPHEN, ANDREW ESSIEN and KUNLE OLASANMI  x-ray the issues thrown up in the Kogi governorship election following the death of Prince Abubakar Audu, who contested on the platform of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in the inclusive November 28, 2015 election and the different  views expressed by different lawyers on…

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  • Col Sambo Dasuki: How Culpable?

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    Going by the trial of the former National Security Adviser, (NSA) to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Col Sambo Dasuki (rtd), over illegal possession of firearms and corruption allegations, the unanswered question remains: how culpable is the erstwhile NSA? Pembi David-Stephen writes.   The matter in court is that of illegal possession of firearms which Dasuki was granted…

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  • Core Principles Of LaKaJi Initiative Spreading Like Wildfire – NIPC Scribe

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    Aminu Suleiman Tankuman is the management officer of the Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC), he coordinates investment into the LaKaJi Investment corridor. In this interview with PEMBI DAVID-STEPHEN, he speaks of the prospects of LaKaJi Initiative and other issues.  What is the thrust of the LaKaJi Initiative? LaKaJi is an acronym for ‘Lagos, Kano, Jibiya’….

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