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May 31, 2020
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By Muhammed .G. Potiskum The National Security Strategy framework approved by the President in December 2019 had confirmed twenty seven (27) existing Security Agencies which should create their time and study the Strategic Plans drawn by experts and adapt systemic approach towards implementing and enforcing the strategy with careful ‘carrot & stick’ as it relates […]Continue Reading
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OPEN LETTER FROM COL. DANGIWA UMAR (RTD) TO PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI Muhammadu Buhari, Sunday 30th May 2020 President, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Federal Republic of Nigeria. Dear Mr. President, MR. PRESIDENT; PLEASE BELONG TO ALL OF US. “One of the swiftest ways of destroying a Kingdom is to give preference of one particular tribe […]Continue Reading
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By Stephen Ogboko The African Development Bank’s helmsman, Nigerian-born and America-trained Akinwumi Adesina has been in the news recently. Strangely, this time, there are unpleasant allegations being leveled against him. I say strangely because those who are knowledgeable about international development will readily agree that the name Akinwumi Adesina is synonymous with Continue Reading
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By Ibrahim Bello Zauma  THE ONE YEAR GIANT STRIDES OF BARDEN HAUSASECURITY Governor Bello Matawalle having come on board as the legitimate governor of Zamfara State met a very terrible security situation. Without any waste of time, he has since been confronting the menace with great valour using his versatile experience as former Chairman House […]Continue Reading
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By Olukayode Thomas In Kwara’s 53-year history, few politicians have offered to serve the state like Governor Abdulrasaq. From contesting to be the State’s Governor to Senator, Abdulrasaq has offered to serve on many occasions on the CPC and PDP platforms, before he became a beneficiary of the marriage of strange bed fellows that formed […]Continue Reading
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BY FAITH BEREWA “When governments esteem virtue, the nation flourishes. When they disdain virtue, the nation crumbles.”John Adams Much of what we call politics is actually about what people do to get society organized, functional and productive for individual and societal flourishing, and constitutional democracy has been adjudged the best system to achieve this. Continue Reading
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..As ACCI Chief Laments Francophone/Anglophone division The President of Federation of West African Chambers of Commerce and Industry(FEWACCI) ,Hajia Saratu Iya Aliyu has celebrated ECOWAS at 45 even as the President of Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Prince Adetokunbo Kayode has called on West Africans to unite and stop the colonial division in all […]Continue Reading
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Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has written former leaders across Africa ,calling attention to Akinwumi Adesina’s sterling records as AFDB President and the need to speak with one voice against external imposition of leadership on the bank. The full statement is published below: Your Excellencies,I hope that you are keeping well in the midst of the […]Continue Reading
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By Mathew Ingram When Twitter said earlier this month that it was making some changes to “limit the spread of potentially harmful or misleading content” by adding warning labels to tweets, one of the most obvious questions was whether the company would apply the labels to Trump’s various misinformed tweets. On Tuesday, we got the answer, when […]Continue Reading