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Nigeria’s Collapse Was Self-Induced

News came last weekend about a woman that was burnt to death. Thugs deliberately set her ablaze ,live, and brought down her house in a…

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Buhari’s Certificates: Forgive Me Nigeria, For I Have None

One just can’t keep from comparing Nigeria’s twisted  psycho-social conditions with badly made movies. The country is reeling from the worst economic downturn, ever, crime…

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Ministers List: The Usual Suspects and Some Crooks

“The last time, they just gave me names of people and I signed”, said Nigeria’s president, Mohammadu Buhari, earlier this month. “I didn’t know some…

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Tribunal Orders INEC Chairman, Yakubu To Appear Before It

he battle between Atiku Abubakar and President Muhammadu Buhari gets more convoluted as the principal umpire, Mahmood Yakubu, must now appear before the tribunal.  Reports…

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Nigeria: As The Ship Goes Down

“Millions of people all over the world will be watching this”, announced Senator Roy Blunt, anchor man for Donald Trump’s Inauguration on January 20,2017. “They…

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Atiku: Clear and Present Danger

“When is the tribunal starting its work”? Or has he withdrawn”?  And those who ask these sort of questions in Nigeria expect you to know…

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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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Nigeria’s Media: For Sale and Cheap!

The opening line in the 1992 classic, Pretty Woman, says ” No matter what they say, it’s all about money “.That aptly codifies the entire…

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