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by  Alex Christoforou One might reasonably posit that when Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (MbS) signalled that Saudi Arabia was once again going to produce oil to the maximum to crash oil prices in a full-scale oil price war, Russian President Vladimir Putin probably fell off the horse he was riding bare-chested somewhere in Siberia […]Continue Reading
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The Coalition of Northern groups has issued tough threats against northern governors and agencies of the Federal Government over refusal to register the northern regional security initiative. The group at a press conference in Kaduna condemned the refusal of the CAC to register the security initiative and lambasted northern state governors for refusing to endorse […]Continue Reading
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NSCIA on COVID-19 and Muslims in Nigeria Bismillah al-Rahman al-Raheem The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) under the leadership of its President-General, His Eminence, the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Saad Abubakar, CFR,mni., has keenly followed the developments around the COVID-19 pandemic globally, and the situation in Nigeria in particular. It Continue Reading
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By Daniel Schatz Scandinavia’s success story wasn’t achieved thanks to a welfare model funded by high taxes, but in spite of it. Bernie Sanders has placed ”democratic socialism” at the center of his presidential campaign and his vision for a better America. For proof, he points to Scandinavian countries like Sweden. Sanders’ argument takes as its […]Continue Reading
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Many sites raise the specter of a plot organized by the billionaires, Bill Gates in the lead, to reduce the world population. Since the new coronavirus 2019-nCov has been rampant in China and elsewhere, several rumors and conspiracy theories have targeted Bill Gates and particularly the philanthropic foundation he created with his wife, Melinda Gates, […]Continue Reading
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By Abubakar Kalgo This year’s Argungu International Fishing and Cultural Festival has come and gone but left beautiful and everlasting memories. Recapping the entire package : it was remarkable, very rich, superb and aweresomely commendable. The Kebbi State Government under Senator Abubakar Atiku Bagudu really deserves accolades for restoring the festival after more Continue Reading
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BY DR. MAURICIO CÁRDENAS While Covid-19 will have a serious detrimental impact on the economies of Latin America and the Caribbean, the oil price war is a second economic blow for the region. Relative to the prevailing outlook in late January, Latin America will face a year of lower economic growth and much weaker public finances, […]Continue Reading