Buhari and me (2)

Last week we had to stand down the continuation of this interview I had with the President-elect way back in 2010 on my now rested radio show in Kaduna when he was gearing for the 2011 election. We now continue with it. Note must be made here that we had a studio audience of journalists and civil society people, to add to the robustness of the interaction. More...

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By - On Thursday, February 19th, 2015
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How to ‘test drive’ your man before marriage

The article last week was a runaway success and it engaged over many readers. There were many online comments and emails debating and discussing the topic: ‘Why you should text drive your partner before marriage’. On More...

By - On Thursday, January 15th, 2015
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Typhoid: Why always me?

Last year the Malaria family cried out complaining about the constant persecution they face in Nigeria. They said that they are blamed first, for everything under the sun; for all headaches, all fevers, from brain More...

By - On Thursday, December 18th, 2014
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Now that it’s Buhari…

Last week, Thursday, December 11, 2014, the All Progressives Congress (APC) in her primaries elected Gen Muhammadu Buhari (rtd) as her presidential candidate. In my piece of last week, I did look at the five aspirants More...

By - On Thursday, November 20th, 2014
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With Jonathan’s hat in the ring

Last week, Tuesday, November 11, 2014, President Goodluck Jonathan officially declared to run for president in the oncoming 2015 general elections for a second tenure, or third, depending on who is speaking. In More...

By - On Thursday, November 20th, 2014
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A tribute to women

Linda J. Mustafa   I was sitting down on a hot afternoon at my office one Wednesday, when one of my many brothers came to ask for a favour. “What is it? I asked. “Aunty, I need you to help me please.” “In More...

By - On Thursday, November 6th, 2014
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The fall of Mubi

Hawwah Abdullahi Gambo     I am still stunned by the turn of events. The news of the fall of Mubi came to me as a shock, especially after the false peace the purported cease-fire brought to our hearts. More...

By - On Thursday, November 6th, 2014
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What do they want with Nigeria?

Oga Peter walked into the common room and slumped into the expansive three-seater sofa. He didn’t say a word to anybody; quite unlike him. He just buried his face into his palms and stayed like that. We did not More...

By - On Thursday, October 23rd, 2014
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I pity him too

Last week Thursday was yet another history day for Buhari’s lovers and loyalists as well as non-loyalists. It was the day the quintessential General picked his nomination form to run for the Presidency of the More...

By - On Thursday, October 23rd, 2014
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Ebola Victory: A metaphor of the Nigerian spirit

Power corrupts, but lack of power corrupts absolutely. – Adlai Stevenson On Monday, October 20, the World Health Organization (WHO) officially declared Nigeria Ebola-free. This is after having gone a whooping More...

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