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Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi (Ojaja II) Biography and Profile

Ooni Ogunwusi was delivered into the family of Prince Ropo and Late Mrs. Margret Wuraola Ogunwusi (of Soji Opa family compound, Ile-Ife). Ooni Ogunwusi’s excellence and outstanding acumen recently announced itself for the world to behold as he was crowned the 51st Ooni of Ife on the 7th of December 2015. Read more. Read more…

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Muhammadu Buhari Biography and Profile

Muhammadu Buhari was born on 17th December, 1942 in Katsina State to Adamu and Zulaiha Buhari. Buhari was raised by his mother, following the death of his father when he was about four years old. He had his primary school education in Daura and Maidua from 1948 to 1952. Read more about Muhammadu Buhari Biography and Profile. Read more…

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Donald Duke Biography and Profile

Donald Duke (born 30 September 1961 in Calabar) was the Governor of Cross River State, Nigeria from 29 May 1999 to 29 May 2007. He has been at the helm of affairs of the State since the commencement of the present democratic dispensation in Nigeria. Read more. Read more…

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Aisha Muhammadu Buhari Biography and Profile

Aisha Buhari has a Master’s Degree in International Affairs and Strategic Studies (MIASS) from the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA), Kaduna and a Bachelor of Arts (BA) Degree in Public Administration from Ambrose Ali University (AAU), Ekpoma. Read more about Aisha Muhammadu Buhari Biography and Profile. Read more…

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Aisha Jummai Al-hassan Biography And Profile

Aisha Jummai Al-hassan has received numerous awards and honours. Notable amongst them are, the Certificate of Honour from Ahmadu Bello Unversity, Zaria and Meritorious Service Awards by the Magistrate Association of Nigeria, to mention but just a few. Read Aisha Jummai Al-hassan Biography And Profile. Read more…

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Do They Know PMB Is Not Working For Them?

Igbokwe attempts miserably to clothe the incompetence, incoherence, and nepotism of Buhari’s administration with new meanings. The question is not “do they know PMB is working for them?” Rather, the question should be: Do they know PMB is not working for them? Read more. Read more…

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Adetokunbo Olufela Durotoye: Nigerian Voices

Adetokunbo Olufela Durotoye, a public speaker and leadership coach announced his membership of Alliance for New Nigeria (ANN) under whose platform he aspires to contest the 2019 presidential election. He spoke with journalists on his desire for a new Nigeria and other issues. Here’s Fela Durotoye interview excerpts. Read more…

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2019 Election in Nigeria: Underage Voting Now INEC Challenge

Although, INEC, through its Chairman, Prof. Yakubu Mahmood, had last week vowed to move against the practice, saying a panel had been set up to investigate the alleged issue of underage registration and voting in Kano State, some political analysts have however heaped much of the blame on the commission. Read more…

Family members react as they embrace a relative (R), one of the 82 schoolgirls released after captivity at the hands of Boko Haram for three years, in Abuja, Nigeria
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Nigerian Military Rescues 76 Schoolgirls After Boko Haram Attack

“Everybody is celebrating their coming with songs and praises to God,” said Babagana Umar, a parent whose daughter disappeared. “The only sad news is that two girls were dead and no explanation.” Boko Haram militants descended on Dapchi in trucks, some with heavy guns mounted on them and painted in military camouflage. Read more…

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Igbo Presidency, Orji Uzor Kalu and the True Shape of Shame

In his usual lust for power just for the sake of it, Orji Uzor Kalu had declared that “We (the Igbo) don’t need any other thing than the office of the President”. This assertion is so wrong that it exposes Kalu as a man who lacks the basic understanding of “The Trouble with Nigeria” (apologies to the literary icon, late Chinua Achebe). Read more…

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Nigeria INEC Vows to Tackle Underage Voting In Kano

INEC chairman, Professor Mahmoud Yakubu, at the Election Project Plan Implementation workshop held at Intercontinental Hotel, Lagos, the electoral body said it was putting modalities in place not only to guarantee credible election but also to ensure the timely readiness of the 2019 election budget. Read more…

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Obasanjo, Babangida, Atiku, and Buhari: A Brand In Crisis

Olusegun Obasanjo, Ibrahim Babangida, and Muhammadu Buhari the erstwhile military dictators and civilian presidents and ex- VP Abubakar Atiku, are responsible for chronic instability of our past. As dictators at different times in our political experiment, they alternated our civilian rule between democracy and dictatorship, and between different forms of pseudo democratic rule. They created new political and economic uncertainties from which we’re yet to recover. Read more…

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The View That 419 Makes Nigeria a Global Cybercrime Player is Misplaced

It’s of utmost importance for the term “cybercrime” to be revisited and re-defined because it has huge consequences. It has, for example, influenced the framing of most scholarly endeavours about Nigeria which echo the sense of ‘moral panic’ over the 419 phenomenon. It also affects how Nigeria is portrayed in the western media and how it’s viewed in the world. Given that repeating discourses normalise their claim, the problem is deep. Read more…

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INEC, NIGCOMSAT Agree To work for Success Of 2019 General Elections

INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu: “we wish to leverage the capacity of the NIGCOMSAT to provide a wide range of telecommunication services. In particular, your broadband service offers tremendous flexible bandwidth capacity that can be deployed almost anywhere and in a short period of time, including hard-to-reach and temporary locations. These are invaluable to the work of INEC”. Read more…

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LAGOS STATE: Ambode Targets IAAF GOLD LABEL AWARD For Lagos City Marathon

Governor Ambode, who spoke during an interview with Kwese TV, said it was gratifying that the Lagos City Marathon had, within three years, earned a Bronze Label rating, saying that the past two editions have put Lagos on the international map as the hub for sports development in Africa and that efforts are in top gear to make this year’s edition bigger and better. Read more…

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Vote Out Buhari in 2019 – Ibrahim Babangida Tells Nigerians

Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida says, “The next election in 2019 therefore presents us a unique opportunity to reinvent the will and provoke fresh leadership that would immediately begin the process of healing the wounds in the land and ensuring that the wishes and aspirations of the people are realized in building and sustaining national cohesion and consensus.” Read more…