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Nigeria: Government by Gunmen

Nigeria’s government rehabilitate “repentant” Boko Haram members and negotiate with bandits with lots of cash. It even says that a former killer of soldiers and civilians…

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Pantami: When Denial is not Enough

About an hour to writing this, I read (for probity’s sake) the Wiki page of Nigeria’s minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami, which…

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Buhari: The Running Man

In a 1987 movie set in a dystopian America, a falsely convicted policeman (Arnold Schwarzenegger ) gets his shot at freedom when he must forcibly…

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Nigeria’s Recession: Poor Diagnosis; Poorer Remedies

Nigeria is telling itself that it has plunged into yet another recession: The second in 3 years! The feckless government also kids its helpless citizens…

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Insecurity: Unto Nigeria, Too Much Blood is Taken

In the good old days, you could drive between Abuja and Kaduna with your eyes practically closed. The road was like a runway. And you could…

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Biden Wins,Trump Loses: Nigeria is Transformed

Below is what is obvious so far in the morass that’s the current US Elections. Worse case scenario:  Trump is the president of United States until…

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Nigeria@60: Lying Becomes a Presidential Addiction

Since assuming powers in the early summer of 2015, Mohammadu Buhari, Nigeria’s President, has almost by rote made lying a tradition at the annual independence…

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Nigeria@60: A Sick Nation Enters a Coma

For whatever reason, Nigeria, a nation whose population is not known was founded on lies and gratuitous assumptions. From 1960 when it “gained” a notional independence…

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Power : The Dumb and Ambitious

In every society and  ages, all types of people aspire to and sometimes get to power. The smart and  lazy, smart and  ambitious, dumb and …

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Nigeria : Petrol and Growing Pains

The Nigerian government announced Wednesday that prices of petrol, a necessity, will go up. And up with it, would be the collective blood pressures of…

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