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Between PDP and APC in 2015: May the Better Party Loose! By Bolaji Eletta

I have a confession concerning 2015. I have been praying for a ! A good looser! I have been praying that between PDP and APC may the party that loves Nigeria the more be the party to lose the 2015 election. The political landscape towards 2015 general election is wearing…
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Exciting the Hysterical Dark Places in the Heart, By Hussaina Ishaya Audu

On August 5 2013, two Canadian brothers, Noah and Connor Barthe, aged 4 and 6 respectively, were spending the night with a friend whose father owned an exotic pet store. Housed in a large glass enclosure in the same apartment was the father’s pet of 10 years: an African rock…
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How Buhari Can Win the 2015 Elections, By Eronmonsele (Sele) Elens-Eigbokhan and Tobi Oluwatola

There is a lot of excitement in the build up to Nigeria’s 2015 presidential election and justifiably so for a number of reasons; possibly for the first time since 1993, and certainly since 1999, the opposition parties have managed to form an alliance with some similitude of a national structure…
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Defecting Speaker vs Vindictive President, By Jaafar Jaafar

As President Goodluck Jonathan of Nigeria clocked 57 years today, the nation witnessed one of the worst abuses of the nation's democracy in history. Members of parliament were teargassed and denied access into the House of Representatives chamber in order to prevent the speaker, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, from presiding over…
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The Money Game and Democratic Choice, By Femi Falana

In line with democratic principles the political space in Nigeria has been liberalised by the Constitution. To ensure some degree of popular participation in the electoral process political associations which intend to transform into political parties are not required to meet stringent conditions. In the same vein, candidates contesting elections…
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PERSONAL FINANCE: Five Myths Of Money You Need To Know, By Kenneth Doghudje

Wealth creation and generation is hardly rocket science. Rather it responds to the application of several laws and principles that will work for almost anyone, anywhere. The question now is – Why are so many people living in want, lack or penury? The reason is because money education is not…
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