Borno’s Zulum: When a governor takes the interest of his people first

Borno’s Zulum: When a governor takes the interest of his people first

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Borno Governor, Zulum By Yusuf Adamu Recently, the Chadian government withdrew its military helping Nigeria in the fight against insurgency in the northeast. The attendant result was worrisome as terrorists launch a devastating attack on the people rendering many homeless. The situation…

Did Zulum play to the gallery?

Did Zulum play to the gallery?

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Borno State Governor, Zulum By Yakubu Ahmed-BK The so-called “outburst” of Borno state Governor Professor Babagana Umara Zulum against alleged extortion by soldiers at a military checkpoint near Maiduguri a couple of days ago, has attracted mixed reactions. While many Nigerians from…

Amotekun as Southwest’s saddest slide into medieval leadership

Amotekun as Southwest’s saddest slide into medieval leadership

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By Okanga Agila Day break has caught some Nigerian leaders on the wrong side of history. Aspiring for public office is as easy as dreaming dreams. But the most difficult aspect of dreams is the consummation of its reality. Most Nigerians have…

Buhari’s new priority to education sector

Buhari’s new priority to education sector

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Mr Isowo By Yakubu Abolaji Isowo Recently, President Muhammadu Buhari pledged to give a boost to the education sector. Irrefutably, the alarming crime rate in the country resulted from the neglect of the sector for decades. The leadership class patronized foreign and…

A new case for a Commonwealth based on trade

A new case for a Commonwealth based on trade

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Nigeria’s President, Buhari meets Prince Charles, left, in London By Muhammadu Buhari The United Kingdom’s exit of the European Union is now all but certain. Only the passage of time will reveal what their new relationship shall be. But with this new…

Facts President Muhammadu Buhari should hear about NBET

Facts President Muhammadu Buhari should hear about NBET

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Nigeria’s President Buhari By Bernard Balogun Some people are laughing so satirically now because they do not wish this administration of PMB to succeed. So for any administrative step taken by this administration, which is not in consonance with their aspirations, they…

On the Matter of Gotel Expatriates

On the Matter of Gotel Expatriates

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Mr John Chiahemen It has come to our notice that some persons purporting to be expatriate staff of Gotel Communications Limited, founded by Atiku Abubakar have caused to be published media reports suggesting that they are owed salaries. Nothing can be further…

Pondering on Buhari’s successor in 2023

Pondering on Buhari’s successor in 2023

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Nigeria’s President Buhari being sworn-in for the second term on May 29, 2019 By Carl Umegboro Constitutionally, President Muhammadu Buhari will vacate the Presidential Villa on May 29, 2023 as he would by that day complete his second term in office. By…

Wike and the integrity question

Wike and the integrity question

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Governor Wike of Rivers State By Kenneth Esele Perforated wisdom is man’s greatest foe right medieval times. In Nigeria, dearth of personal scruples and the commensurate eclipse of moral etiquettes have cast many into damning hell with selves. Most leaders in Nigeria…

50 years after civil war: Tragedy shall be neither forgotten nor repeated – President Buhari

50 years after civil war: Tragedy shall be neither forgotten nor repeated – President Buhari

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Nigeria’s President Buhari As the nation commentates 50 years of the end of the nation’s tragic civil war today, we remember the victims of the conflict and honour those on both sides that lost their lives. Their tragedy shall be neither forgotten…