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Nigeria: In Buhari’s Practice, Only The Doctor Gets Better; Patients Die

On Awolowo road, “Round about”,Ikeja, Lagos, Usman 19,sits daily ,looking at his wheelbarrow from which he sells Pineapples.  He is no longer wearing his usual…

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Nigeria: Unto Each Tribe, A Crime Is Given

Nigerians are almost always able to convert tragedies to laughter. As a strange lot, they have an infinite inbuilt capacity for endurance. The thick skins…

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Wadume: High Crimes And Saints

In Nigeria’s current convoluted psycho-social landscape, the line between the law and the lawless becomes thinner by the day. Sometimes, there is no line at…

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Nigeria: Tribunal adjourns as “bandits” attack PDP witnesses

Some witnesses heading to the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja to testify against President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress, APC, have…

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El- Rufai and Tinubu: Enemies Again, Naturally

Pesky and pint-size governor of Kaduna state ,Mallam Nasir El Rufai, was in Lagos ,last week. Home of the Bola Tinubu, ” National Leader ”…

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APC’s Civil War: The Legion Of Doom

“Step aside, I am still in charge”,as then president Goodluck Jonathan told an out of control jubilant opposition party in April, 2015. At the time,having…

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Nigeria: Misery, Ranking and Osinbanjo

How is misery measured and even a ranking given? Well ,read. Nigeria’s very troubled vice president, Yemi Osibanjo, professor and former pastor, seems the wrong man…

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NASS: APC Has a Problem, PDP Will Solve It. Again

Nigeria’s intractablely inconclusive general elections have taken a new but expected twist.  Like a band of mismashed armed robbers, everyone in the APC who fancies…

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Atiku Heads To Court :Why Do Nigerians Hope That He Succeeds?

I was told a story today about a man who had just closed from work,Teusday ,tried to cross the road, slumped  and half his body…

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Okorocha: The Samson’s Option

Mercurial and flamboyant governor of Imo State, Nigeria’s South East, Rochas Okorocha is always in the news. For the most outlandish of reasons.  He spent…

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