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I Pity Tinubu; I Truly Do -By SKC Ogbonnia

Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Adekunle Tinubu means different things to different people. But if dynamic opposition is the life-wire of a democracy, it is very fitting then to name him the saviour of Nigeria’s current democratic journey. Tinubu, more than any other Nigerian, nurtured and sustained the opposition movement that removed the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) […]

  Social inclusion has continued to remain topical in Nigeria from one era to another. Authors with good historic memories have referred to lack of social inclusion as the major endemic that caused the first ever coup d’état in Nigeria. If this is true, could it be the same reason for the second coup and […]

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  HELPING OUR GOVERNMENT TO DO THE THINKING ON INCREASING OUR ELECTRICITY GENERATION CAPACITY AS A NATION; A MODEL TO GENERATE A MINIMUM OF 3,000MW AS ADDITION While many people write post to discuss our problems as a nation, some even criticize the government and some other lay curses on our dear country Nigeria. I […]

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  I have been looking at Ogbeni Ayo Fayose and his fellow PDP governors with the corner of one eye. I think I know what they are doing. I think I admire what they are doing. Really, I am starting to be intrigued by Fayose and his PDP colleague governors. They have been uncharacteristically quiet […]

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Fellow Nigerians, I finally found my way to Kigali, Rwanda, two weeks ago. I had procrastinated and postponed that journey for too long, for no justifiable reason. I visit Nairobi quite regularly and could easily have travelled to Rwanda, as part of my trip, but it never happened because for once, I simply did not […]

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It was Vincent Ogbulafor, former PDP national chairman, who betrayed a fatal flaw and said the party would rule Nigeria for 60 years. Rochas Okorocha, Imo State governor, also, once succumbed to the flattery of hubris in declaring that the APC would rule the country for 24 years. The crux of this piece is to […]

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A few days ago, the statue fame vanity of a governor, Mr. Rochas Okorocha was further mocked by his people with the statue of a man supposedly erected and defecating on Douglas Avenue, Owerri. The inscription on the effigy reads: “After una go say APC Governors no dey try. Finally, Rochas Okorocha has erected the […]

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ABUJA, 17 February 2018 — Abundant Nigeria Renewal Party (ANRP) Nigeria’s only credible alternative is ready and willing to rescue the nation from the social, economic, political, and moral impasse; to arrest the perennial slide to the abyss, and to commence the arduous task of nation building, having elected a formidable National Working Committee (NWC) […]

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If I am to write a book, ‘How to Be the Best Governor in Kogi State’ it’ll be an international bestseller and will be critically acclaimed. This book will contain only one page and a chapter. Now, people are wondering what this book will be about. In a land where mediocrity thrives, I don’t need […]

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Sometimes in January, former President Olusegun Obasanjo released an 18 page Open Letter, in which he took a serious swipe at incumbent president Mohammadu Buhari. Almost immediately, the letter went viral. In what appeared like an attempt to deflect the attention of Nigerians from the issues raised in the letter, the former Secretary to the […]

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