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PERSPECTIVE: Section 84(12) Of The Electoral Act, 2022 Is Valid And Not Ultra Vires

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PERSPECTIVE: An Overview Of Nigeria’s Oil And Gas Industry In 2021

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Wayas, Man Of Taste And Rosy Cheeks Bows Out

By Gboyega Amoboye So Dr. Joseph Wayas is dead. If good life, taste, fame and power were to determine...

Marwa, NDLEA And The Headline Blackmail

By Toyin Raheem Precisely 7pm on Friday while searching the internet for subjects of interest to write on, I...

Marwa: Birthday Tribute To An Enigma

By Femi Babafemi There danger of writing a tribute to any high profile personality in Nigeria today is obvious:...

Kyari And His Hushpuppy

By Lasisi Olagunju Ph.D“There are lessons in this fall: I do not think Kyari started his career as a bad cop. Where...

OPINION: Banjo, The Accidental Biafran

By Dare BabarinsaThe arrest and trial of Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the outlawed IPOB, is going to dominate the news for...

South Africa Needs To Address Vaccine Shortage In Joint Collaboration With China To Combat...

China's Sinovac By Guan Jintai Latest statistics on the covid-19 pandemic in South Africa indicate...

The Imperial President And His Self-Absorption

By Nosa IgieborPresident Muhammadu Buhari is hypocrisy personified in very vivid colours. The irony of the cosmic...

VIEWPOINT: Politics Of Covid-19 Vaccines: The Odds Against Brazil’s Anti-Chinese’ Sinovac Stance

By Karin VazquezOn March 22 2021, Karin Vazquez, a Brazilian scholar, researcher at the BRICS Research Center, Fudan University, China who is...

PERSPECTIVE: Revisiting SEPLAT, After Six Years

By Okey Ikechukwu - History was made, nearly a decade ago, in the oil and gas and financial services...

ANALYSIS: How Nigeria Engages COVID-19 In Battle With Increased Health Infrastructure

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic impacted the year 2020 negatively with projected long-lasting effects across all sectors, especially the health sector in Nigeria.

Sustaining Rural Development Through Solar Power System

By Constance AthekameElectricity access is essential for people’s lives and livelihoods; from using fridges for storing food and medicine; charging mobile phones...

A Nation In Search Of Vindication

By Matthew Kukah Hassan Another Christmas with Dark Clouds of Death:Let me paraphrase the holy prophet Isaiah who...

PERSPECTIVE: Africa’s Infrastructure Deficit: The Hypocrisy Of The Heritage Foundation’s Alarm

By Abubakar JohnFor those who have been following the turn of events in the trade war between the United States (U.S.) and...

PERSPECTIVE: RE: 2020 Amendments To RPC 2007

By Kayode Ajulo My attention has been drawn to various reactions to my opinion on the issue of the...

Labour Act Should Be Reviewed to Accommodate Sexual Harassment In Workplace

Dr. Kayode Ajulo Dr. Kayode Ajulo Dr. Kayode Ajulo is a lawyer with special...

VIEWPOINT: NDDC: When Strange Bedfellows Unite Against Region

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OPINION: Bayelsa Dep Gov NYSC Certificate Saga, Sylva And DSS Credibility Crisis

By William Jumbo Since its creation 34 years ago, on 5th June 1986, the credibility of the Department of...

Liberation Movement And Vijah Opuama’s Petition: A Storm In A Tea Cup

By William Jumbo It is not ethical to discuss pending issues in court. However, the barrage of recent misleading,...

COVID-19 & KWADON ‘PROTEST’: Lest We Lose Sight of Task at Hand

By Ismaila Uba Misilli In the ongoing fight against the dreaded novel coronavirus disease, code-named COVID-19, different states in...

How Funke Osibodu’s BEDC Defied Minister, Governor To Perpetuate Darkness In Ikale

By Mike Adeniyi Omogbehin Ordinarily, I would have ignored the fabricated falsehood being peddled by some persons in government...

Edo Without Allocation: The Quest For A Refreshing And Visionary Leadership

By John Mayaki According to Thomas Hobbes, life for man in the state of nature was, solitary, poor, brutish,...

PERSPECTIVE: Making Data Relevant To The Business

By Irene von Buddenbrock Data doesn’t work for everyone, so stop reading. It’s true, business intelligence (BI) tools...

OPINION: Making Do With The Warriors In White

By Dare Babarinsa Rotimi Ireti Akinola is my friend. He is one of the few Nigerians who look trouble in the...

Kyari Tribute: I Need No Validation Of Man -FFK

By Femi Fani-Kayode My opposition to the Buhari Government for the last five years has been as constant...

TRIBUTE: “I Looked Back Instinctively… …But It Turned Out To Be My Last View...

By Femi Adesina He told us he would be back at his desk soon. I believed it. But now,...

TRIBUTE: How Are The Mighty Fallen

By Femi Fani-Kayode Insults mean nothing to me. They only fuel my resolve and strengthen my determination. They are...

VIEWPOINT: Abba Kyari: Speaking Ill Of The Dead

By Remi Oyeyemi "The evil that men do live after them." -- William Shakespare I am...

Abba Kyari’s Death, End Of A Surrogate Presidency, The Coming Chaos

By Farooq Kperogi To say I was shocked by Abba Kyari's death would be to tell a lie....

Gombe APC Brouhaha: Let The Truth Be Told

By Sadiq Umar The recent development in Gombe State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in which 7...

COVID 19: Appeal To The President To Unlock Lagos And Abuja

By Ebun-Olu Onagboruwa On March 29, 2020, the President directed the lockdown of Lagos, Ogun States and Abuja. Everything...

VIEWPOINT: Virus Outbreak Requires Better Media Environment

By Li Han Stereotype, according to the Oxford Dictionary, means “a fixed idea or image that many people have of a...

ANALYSIS: How Gov. Inuwa Yahaya Is Tackling Basic Education Challenges In Gombe

By Ismaila Uba Misilli When Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya assumed the mantle of leadership in Gombe State, he...

OPINION: A Case For Ejection Of Godwin Obaseki From APC

By John Mayaki This distinguished committee headed by Chief Bisi Akande, one of the founding fathers and leaders of our great...

OPINION: Stay Calm And Confident -How To Face The Coronavirus

By Wang Yongjun Everyone can help to fight the novel coronavirus pneumonia. In Chinese culture, we denounce such actions of throwing rocks...

VIEWPOINT: The French Realm Within West Africa Remains!!

By Dr. Mehenou Amouzou Presidents Emmanuel Macron and Alanssane Ouattara, the French and Ivory Coast leaders respectively, have decided...

Bolufemi Princess Motunrayo: Suicide Or Murder? Facebook User

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4 Ways To Get Through Work After A Short Night

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Does Staring At A Woman’s Breast Elongate A man’s Life?

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Over the years, medical scientists have suggested that women live longer than men with researches showing a survival advantage for...

55 % Of Nigerians Have No Access To Electricity – Clean Tech

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Clean Tech Hub, a Non Governmental Organization which focuses on research, policy development and consumer awareness on climate resilience, says...

Buhari Inaugurates New Cabinet, Retains Petroleum Minister Position

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Why Buhari May Consider Godwin Jedy Agba For Petroleum Ministry

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Developmental Strides Of Dr. Yahaya Isa Bunkure, Provost, Sa’adatu Rimi College Of Education

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2019 Presidential Election: Foretelling The Outcome

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Letter To Him, By Bimbo Manuel

Bimbo Manuel Dear Sir, I am sure that this letter will meet you well in the...

PERSPECTIVE: The Evolution Of Broadcasting In Africa

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Presidency Pressured Daily Trust to Stop my Saturday Column

By Farooq Kperogi I had chosen to let this issue slide because it’s frankly of...

Energy Magnate, Dr. Louis Ekere, Bags Doctoral Degree In America

THE billionaire businessman, Dr. Louis Ekere, Chief Executive Officer, Homeland Integrated Offshore Services Limited, is a man of great feats, who has made several...

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By Mehenou Amouzou Africa needs technologies to develop its resources and meet the needs of today and its growth. The harmony of this development can...

OPINION: ‘Keeping Vigil Over This Democracy’

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APC Primaries: NWC Annuls Lagos Governorship Poll

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How Tunde Ayeni, Lagos Business Magnate, Secured Multi-Billion Naira Loan To Revival Moribund Government-Owned...

…How government’s refusal to honour contractual agreements ran him into monumental debt By Obafemi Ajayi It wouldn’t be hyperbolic to say that Dr. Tunde Ayeni has...

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OPINION: Before Buhari Tampers With Press Freedom Again

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OPINION: Watch Out Trump, China Is Taking Africa From Under Your Nose

                                                                     By David A. Andelman ATLANTA, United States of America, August 13, 2018/ -- Look out Donald Trump, while you're not watching, China is quietly...

VIEWPOINT: Ekiti And The Drama Of Power

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OPINION: Wazirin Atiku Abubakar And The Renaissance Of Restructuring

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DSO Nigeria: Beyond Devil’s Advocates

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PACAC’s 2018 African Anti-Corruption Day: A Thumb Up For Mr. President

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OPINION: The Last Auction…

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VIEWPOINT: EFCC And The Burden Of Credibility

By Sule Yakubu Nigeria`s most vocal and most visible anti-graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), is breaking new grounds in what is...

American Sh*thole

By Dayo Olopade U.S. President Donald Trump’s reported comments maligning the people of African nations were a foreseeable outburst from a man addicted to the...

Updated: Basheer Lado’s Second Coming

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Transparency Is Key To Corruption-free Infrastructure In Africa

By Chris Heathcote The first Regional Roundtable on Infrastructure Governance was held in Cape Town at the beginning of November. Peter Eigen, founder of Transparency...

PERSPECTIVE: Boko Haram Conflict Enters Counterinsurgency Phase As Nigeria Erects “Fortresses”

By Jacob Zenn The latest news from northeastern Nigeria is that the Nigerian army will erect fortresses around the region’s larger towns to prevent Boko...

VIEWPOINT: Biafra And Kanu, A Possible End Foretold

By Omoshola Deji Nigerian ethnic groups are enduring the pains, rather than enjoying the gains of unity. From 1960 to date, successive governments, both the...

OPINION: Olusegun Mimiko, An Enigma At 63

By Kayode Akinmade It is not very often that a state helmsman gets more popular after office, certainly not in this clime. But that is...

OPINION: Nigerian Economic Recovery Through Industrialization And Diversification By Public And Private Sector Synergy

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Calming Frayed Nerves After The Storm Of Quit Notice(s)

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OPINION: Ambode’s Wife And The Chaplain: The Objectivity Test

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View From Abroad: Chibok Release And Boko Haram’s Strategy

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Awo: Thirty Years After And The True Measure Of A Man

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OPINION: Why We Are Hopeful About Improving Health In Africa

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OPINION: DINO D BRAVO!! Dino Melaye: The Making Of A Brand

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VIEWS FROM ABROAD: Nigeria’s Abuja Airport Challenge Shows Why African Countries Need To Improve...

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OPINION: Buhari Administration, Is Patronage Undermining Change?

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Our Christmas Wish List

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