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ABUSE OF OFFICE: MEMO TO VP YEMI OSINBAJO

Your Excellency, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, You have, no doubt, a reputation to protect against agencies under your supervisions that are engaged in unethical practices and gross misconduct including corruption, nepotism and victimizations of civil servants while dropping your name in their misdemeanour.   As a respected Pastor of the Redeemed …

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FOUR WAYS TO OVERCOME SMARTPHONE ADDICTION

That we are living in an age of near constant digital distraction is now old news. By this point, you have no doubt read about the studies linking the devices in your pocket to diminished happiness, focus, productivity and cognitive performance. You have also likely heard that the urge to pick up …

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IN SEARCH OF A CHAMPION FOR NIGERIAN YOUTHS

By Musa Mohammed Zango   The issue of the place and role of youths in Nigeria and how they have fared as well as their future in the prevailing climate of growing poverty, unemployment and uncertainty is definitely going to be a campaign issue as Nigerians prepare for the crucial …

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THE REAL PRICE OF “CHANGE THE CHANGE” CAMPAIGN (2)

By Garba Shehu On Tuesday, May 29, 2018, the Buhari/Osinbajo led government will clock three years in office. With elections less than a year ahead, this period of people-oriented governance has been a great success. The administration has fared very well in various policy fronts. There is a long list …

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THE FULANI HERDSMAN/FARMERS CONFLICT: A WHOLISTIC PERSPECTIVE

Paper Presentation by: Alh. Ibrahim Shehu Birma 17th May, 2018 Background The 1st Crisis between herdsmen and farmers was recorded was in 1948. The 2nd was in 1951 this led to the migration of Fulanin Bororo to Sudan. In 1955 there was a clash/genocide which led to the Sudanese Government …

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HOW BUHARI MAKES ATIKU HIS SUCCESSOR

By Odilim Enwegbara   President Herbert Hoover did not cause the Great Depression. But his sin was that rather than his policies bringing it to an end — or at least bringing it under control — his policies indeed worsened the whole situation. Even knowing fully well that the fact …

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NBS UNEMPLOYMENT STATISTICS: INTERROGATING THE NUMBERS

By Simeon Nwakaudu Let me start by declaring that I am not a statistician.  I am not an economist.  I am a Nigerian who is interested in the development of all component parts of this country. My interest in development drew my attention to the statistics released by the National …

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BLACK PANTHER: A GOOD FILM WITH MANY LESSONS FOR NIGERIA

By Atiku Abubakar   Over the weekend, I joined my children to watch the much talked about ‘Black Panther’. It was a good film, and I was happy they took me to see it. However, I came out of the movie theatre a little upset.   When the first scenes …

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