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Ekiti Polls; The Demystification Of Ayo Fayose

Fayose in apparent obliviousness of his primary assignment which was the welfare of the people of Ekiti state was rather drawn into the politics of his Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). At the height of things, it was difficult identifying who actually was the spokesman of the then ruling party. Read more…

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Beverly Ifunanya Bassey: Nigerian Voices

Beverly Ifunanya Bassey: For me, life is what you make of it. The industry could definitely pay more, and I believe that we’ll get there sooner or later, surely. I do also believe that the more you build your brand and your career, the more money you make. You don’t have to compromise your integrity. I have always believed that with hard work you can always make clean money without compromising your dignity. Read more…

Buhari Commissioned First Abuja Light Rail on Stream
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Buhari Commissions Abuja First Light Rail on Stream

President Muhammdu Buhari commissioned the first Abuja Light Rail system in demonstration of the commitment to address dearth of critical infrastructure. Buhari said: “Today, what we have in the Federal Capital Territory is another evidence that we are a government that delivers on its promises.” Read more…

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Awards and Winners

Nigeria Tops Hotel Development in West Africa

The survey showed Nigeria, one of the economic giants of Africa, has the largest hotel pipeline in West Africa and the second largest on the continent, with the concentration being in Lagos and Abuja, the commercial and political capitals, respectively. Read more…

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Nigeria News and Factual

10,000 Megawatts to Be Delivered By December – Buhari

“We have more power in terms of electricity than can be consumed by the DISCOs. We have 2000MW excess of electricity that is not being evacuated. Before the end of the year, we are going to hit 10,000 megawatts from the 2500 megawatts we inherited. ‘’The burden by government for now is how do we sell this power? How do we take it to Nigerians who need it,” the Presidency said. Read more…

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Plateau Killings: Femi Adesina and Other Presidential Morticians

While we continue to mourn the departed, we urge those who have failed abysmally in their responsibility of protecting the citizens from common criminals to, at least, show some respect for the dead by not reducing these sad incidents to a mundane game of numbers. After all, the APC government has always said we cannot compare PDP’s 16 years to that of APC’s short three years to achieve results, but in this case, APC is very quick to compare numbers with PDP. Hypocrites! Read more…

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Election News Today

Why Nigeria Is Not Ready For Free and Fair Elections 2019

Political patronage extends to the crucial factor of election funding. Previous elections have been marked by allegations of mismanagement of public resources to fund campaigns. It was estimated that the total amount spent by the electoral commission, political parties and candidates for the 2015 elections was about one trillion naira (USD$4 billion). A large percentage of these were “untraceable” public funds. Read more…

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Nigeria News and Factual

Fayemi: Second Coming Of A Long Distance Runner

When he was farcically rigged out as Governor of Ekiti State four years ago, the perpetrators of that dastardly electoral gangsterism thought that Dr. Kayode Fayemi was finished in Nigerian politics. They have many reasons to think so. Read more…

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History and Historic Events

June 12: The Letter MKO Abiola Would Have Written to Buhari

Abiola was a well known, highly respected and celebrated philanthropist, detribalized Nigerian who was non-discriminatory in his association with the major religions in Nigeria. It was then little wonder that when he contested the election in 1993, Nigerians from all walks of life irrespective of tribe and religion voted massively for him. Read more…

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Colomental and Mother Language, the Missing Link

Conclusively, linguists warn that globalisation poses a threat to the survival of indigenous languages but also presents an opportunity for language revival. And as somebody observed, simple gesture like Kerry Washington and Uzo Aduba tweeting in Igbo, on the occasion of the International Mother Language Day, can make young people realise that communicating in their mother tongue is as cool as, and more rewarding than, any other languages. Read more…