Columns

Donald Trump: Africa Is Not the Owner of this Corpse, By Pius Adesanmi

You have been saying that we should stop blaming colonialism, imperialism, and neocolonialism for our woes. Ok, when you gather around Anderson Cooper tonight for the screaming festival he moderates and calls debates on his show, remember not to blame Africa for the possible tape recording of James Comey by…
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Columns

Preparing for the Arrival of Ramadan, Month of Blessings, By Murtadha Gusau

In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Bestower of Mercy All Perfect Praises are to Allah; we praise Him, seek His aid, and ask His forgiveness. We seek refuge in Allah from the evils of ourselves and from our bad deeds. He whom Allah guides, there is none…
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Opinion

OUT OF THE BOX: As Osinbajo’s Common Sense Diplomacy Yields Fruits, By Majeed Dahiru

...following Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s common sense diplomacy in the South-South and South-East of Nigeria during his earlier acting presidency stint - a move that was guided by the critical elements of negotiations, concessions and reconciliations, positive results have being on the yield. Frail looking 74 year-old President Muhammadu Buhari,…
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Opinion

Thirty Years After: Obafemi Awolowo and the True Measure of Man, By Rotimi Opeyeoluwa

Never a man to shy away from controversy or debate, he was forceful with logic and unyielding on principles, a man of strong convictions, moral fortitude, integrity and selflessness. He remains a part of our national narrative on the strength of his vision, fecundity of thought and character. "I don’t…
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Columns

Of Defectors and Corruption Trials of the Political Class, By Zainab Suleiman Okino

- Mr. Sullivan Chime ...there is sufficient evidence that it is not business as usual and defecting to the party in power might not shield corrupt leaders or those who abused power while in office. Last week, ex-governor Sullivan Chime of Enugu State decamped to the ruling All Progressives Congress…
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