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Heed Onaiyekan’s admonition

The Catholic Archbishop of Abuja Cardinal John Onaiyekan’s admonition to Nigerian leaders at all levels to change their system of governance in order to address the numerous challenges facing the country and its people is […]

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9th NASS leadership, a good omen

The emergence, on Tuesday, of Ahmad Lawan and Femi Gbajabiamila of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) as Senate President and House of Representatives Speaker, respectively, portends a good omen for the nation’s evolving democracy. […]

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Good tidings from 2019 budget

Last week’s signing into law of the 2019 appropriation bill of N8.92 trillion by President Muhammadu Buhari in spite of certain grey areas in the document is an ample demonstration of the federal government’s commitment […]


Time to call Obasanjo to order

The federal government’s recent condemnation of former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s comments, attributing ethno-religious motive to Boko Haram and Islamic State’s West Africa Province (ISWAP)  was not unexpected. As a matter of fact, no government, responsible or not, the Obasanjo […]

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Buhari’s humane gestures

Not a few Nigerians may have been stunned when President Muhammadu Buhari bared his mind, revealing that he is upset by the poor living condition of Nigerians, especially the less-privileged in the society. This may appear […]