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On February 3, this year, I did a piece in this space entitled “Buhari and his hyena citizens”. That was barely two weeks into his medical vacation in faraway London. In that write-up, I drew an analogy to paint the picture of those who earnestly wished for his death. And the death wishers whom I described as hyenas were many… as many as those More...

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By Blueprint Newsroom On Friday, March 10th, 2017
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The menace of sex thieves

On Wednesday, Nigeria joined the global community to mark this year’s International Women’s Day (IWD). The theme of this year’s celebration is: “Be Bold For Change”. Fine! But is there any bold one among More...

By Blueprint Newsroom On Friday, March 3rd, 2017
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Clem Oluwole

On November 3, 2016 or thereabouts, President Muhammadu Buhari shocked the nation when he confessed that he contemplated absconding from office shortly after he was inaugurated as President on May 29, 2015. He said More...

By Blueprint Newsroom On Friday, February 24th, 2017
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Bible and Quran, toys in the hands of Nigerians!

I had read the Bible from Genesis to Revelation before I became a teenager. I have been a voracious reader from my childhood. The Bible became my favourite literature in my early days because of the passages that More...

By Blueprint Newsroom On Friday, February 17th, 2017
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Bible and Quran, toys in the hands of Nigerians!

I had read the Bible from Genesis to Revelation before I became a teenager. I have been a voracious reader from my childhood. The Bible became my favourite literature in my early days because of the passages that More...

By Blueprint Newsroom On Friday, February 10th, 2017
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Religious war: How shall we wage it?

Prologue: This piece was first published in this space on June 21, 2012 when the religious war drums were being beaten by some Nigerians.  I have decided to reproduce it in view of the ongoing call to arms especially More...

By Blueprint Newsroom On Friday, February 3rd, 2017
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Buhari and his hyena citizens

Once upon a time, a hunter was returning home after a futile hunting expedition late in the afternoon. He rested his dane gun on his clavicle and held it in place with his left hand while his right arm swung by More...

By Blueprint Newsroom On Friday, January 27th, 2017
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The irony of Rann bombing

Penultimate Tuesday, the Nigerian and global communities were jolted by the news of the bombing of a camp housing the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Rann, the headquarters of Kala-Balge Local Government More...

By Blueprint Newsroom On Friday, January 20th, 2017
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Religious monster: Listen to Soyinka

Religions like Christianity and Islam (save paganism), were imported into this country by foreigners. Their main objective was to inculcate into us the virtues of godliness and love. Those who shipped in Christianity More...

By Blueprint Newsroom On Friday, January 13th, 2017
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Churches and their monikers

I was born into an orthodox church named Baptist. My fellowship with that denomination continued beyond my infantile churchmanship. I had my primary and post-primary education in a Baptist system… first at Kumasi, More...

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