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Junaid Mohammed’s Bunkun And The Final Battle For Nigeria`s Independence

Junaid Mohammed

“If anything happens to Buhari the north will insist on being in power till 2027…..those who see Buhari as their representative and are not being treated justly are going to claim their own rights and the only way you are going to resolve the issue is that after Buhari’s administration, you have it zoned to the north for eight to ...

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How To Win The War Against Corruption

Bukola Saraki

  By Sen. Saraki Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has advocated the need to prioritize deterrence rather than punishment in order to permanently win the ongoing war against corruption. In a statement signed by Sanni Onogu, Chief Press Secretary to the Senate President,Saraki gave the charge in his speech at the Public Presentation and Book-Signing ceremony of Senator Dino ...

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The First Class degrees galore By Reuben Abati

first class

The Daily Trust newspaper has published an interesting feature story (May 15), on the sudden surge in the number of First Class degrees being churned out by Nigerian universities. Daily Trust reports that its investigation reveals that in the last five years, 16 Nigerian universities have produced a total of 3, 499 first class graduates. Between 2011 and 2016, 12 ...

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The Broken Woman: Stranger Things

Broken Woman

By Blossom Obi   I stood there in shock as the doctor related my condition to me. Tears rolled down my cheek and for split seconds, I felt my throat tighten and the walls began to close in on me; my knees started to give way as I slowly fell to the ground. The day of my cancer operation was ...

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The Hidden Dangers of Cultism


By   Tony Ogunlowo   So many young people are joining cults, or gangs, at an alarming rate. Never a day goes by, somewhere, that somebody doesn’t die as a result of cult activity which is sweeping across the country. So you join a cult: perhaps out of boredom, peer pressure or thinking you can receive fame and fortune. All ...

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The Broken Woman: Crawling Back To your Exes

Miss Emoka The Octopus News

By Blossom Obi I keep recalling how he made me feel, the times we spent together, how he made me smile and why we split. Maybe I overreacted by saying I was done. My pride won’t let me make the call but I didn’t have much pride left so I went crawling back. Many times we are so emotionally attached ...

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Muhammadu Buhari

  Last month, April 2017, the news was everywhere on how security agencies showed up at the premises of the Pension Commission, PENCOM, Headquarters. That this happened a little after the erstwhile Director General of the Commission, Mrs. Chinelo Anohu-Amazu, was sacked by President Muhammadu Buhari raised a lot of suspicion of fraud. The popular guess was that some whistle ...

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The Growing Problem of Untreated Dementia In Our Elders


By Tony Ogunlowo   Just recently a picture of a half-naked elderly woman surrounded by a lynch mob appeared online in one of the many blogs under the caption:” Bird falls from sky and transforms into Woman”. Now it beggars belief that in this day and age where everybody has a smartphone, with video recording capability, that nobody has been ...

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Rochas Okorocha

    I came into a bar by 4pm on Friday in Owerri. People working at the bar were wearing skinny jeans and white on top. I ordered for a bottle of beer. The bar top was sticky and the walls were painted yellow. It wasn’t my favorite bar. In fact, it was one of my least favorite bars. I ...

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Bukola Saraki: His Brand is Crisis

Bukola Saraki

Arguably one of the most influential politician at the moment, a submission President Muhammadu Buhari recently affirmed at a public gathering. But curiously, every attempt to deconstruct Senate President Bukola Saraki has only further unveiled his positive politics and development inclination. Olawale Olaleye takes an introspective look at this emerging force in the annals of the nation’s body polity In ...

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