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#50ProjectsOfLolo: Project number 2 hits the ground running

#50ProjectsOfLolo: Project number 2 hits the ground running

News, Opinions January 14, 2020 at 11:01 am 0 comments

 
Remember the forty-three year old School of nursing located in Bida town that had already decrepit and appalled, as building structures had gone dilapidated? To say it has become an eye-sore seems an understatement.

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EXCLUSIVE: Gov Abu Sani Bello, the Bida Man and I

EXCLUSIVE: Gov Abu Sani Bello, the Bida Man and I

Opinions December 23, 2019 at 12:06 pm 0 comments

 
Few. days ago, I published about 6 ongoing projects of Gov Abubakar Sani Bello in Kuta and it drew the attention of an objective critic of this administration from Bida.
He first commended the government for the developments going on in Kuta and of course not surprised when he

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Why I am a Buharist: Femi Adesina

Why I am a Buharist: Femi Adesina

Opinions December 17, 2019 at 1:31 pm 0 comments

Femi Adesina special adviser on media and publicity pens this moving tribute on his boss President Muhammadu Buhari as he clocks 77.
I boarded a commercial airliner heading to Lagos from Abuja. I was already seated, and strapping my seat belt, when a young man approached me. He must have

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Social Media Bill: Short Walk to Totalitarianism?

Social Media Bill: Short Walk to Totalitarianism?

Opinions December 1, 2019 at 1:25 pm 0 comments

 
By Bishop Matthew Hassan KUKAH
I have consistently tried to create levels of differentiation between democracy and dictatorship, especially dictatorships of the military variant as we have had in Nigeria. I have argued that Nigeria is still very far away from the goal posts of what could be called

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Sen. Babafemi Ojudu Sheds Light on ‘Caveat Lector’

Sen. Babafemi Ojudu Sheds Light on ‘Caveat Lector’

Opinions November 23, 2019 at 10:57 am 0 comments

By Babafemi Ojudu
Let me make myself clear from the onset. There is no mistake in the combination of the two words above. I am not concerned here about buyers but readers. So, readers, beware! That is the difference between “emptor” and “lector”.
 
What brought about my asking readers

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Girls and Women in Nigeria: The Stark Reality and the Way Forward

Girls and Women in Nigeria: The Stark Reality and the Way Forward

Opinions October 13, 2019 at 2:41 pm 0 comments

The Nigerian society is unequal and when viewed through the gender prism, it is even more so. Statistics regarding the wellbeing of our children – male and female – leave one with a sense of unease and fearful apprehension. There are trends which, if not arrested and reversed, spell doom

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