Opinion

The South-East Needs a Show of Love, Not a Show of Force, By Majeed Dahiru

The more the president continues to ignore the genuine concerns of his administration’s marginalisation of those of South-Eastern origin, the further they are pressed away from Nigeria towards Nnamdi Kanu’s separatist agitations. To take the fire out of the raging flame of Nnamdi Kanu’s IPOB is to show love to…
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Opinion

The South-East of Nigeria Knows Little Poverty Compared to the Rest, By ‘Tope Fasua

...the people from South-East Nigeria are certainly not the worst off people in Nigeria. They just happen to be the most difficult to please, and probably impossible to impress. They are doing better than most. And why? Not because the government has been nice to them, but actually the opposite.…
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Opinion

Partnering for the Wellbeing of Nigerians, By The Senior Working Group

The potential of Nigeria’s tremendous human and entrepreneurial strengths is yet to be fully realised. Instability continues to undermine the country’s potential for prosperity. The state’s weaknesses in effectively addressing these sources of instability perpetuates a cycle of reoccurring violent conflicts in communities across the country, more often in Northern…
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Columns

Today’s Nigeria and Awo’s Counsel (1), By Dele Agekameh

In his speech, Chief Obafemi Awolowo posited that the basis for any union among communities, especially amongst diverse national groups such as we have in Nigeria, is utmost mutual trust and understanding. That trust was lost at the infancy of the nation…. On Thursday, July 27, 2017, "Whispering Cannon", an…
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