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The Police we do not need

Lately, the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has come under public scrutiny owing to the resurgence of indiscriminate termination of lives of innocent Nigerians its personnel are paid to protect. What is now commonly referred to […]

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Ramadan and its rewards

Muslim faithful in Nigeria, alongside billions of Muslims around the world, will commence the observance of the 2019 holy month of Ramadan (period of obligatory fasting) tomorrow, May 5 or Monday, May 6. The moon-sighting […]

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Freedom for journalists

Today is being observed by the global community as the World Press Freedom Day (WPFD). The day was proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly in 1993 acting on a recommendation from the United Nations […]

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Yari’s red alert on the economy

Notwithstanding some dissenting views, the warning issued by the Chairman of Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) and Governor of Zamfara state, Abdulaziz Yari, to the effect that Nigeria could be heading into another round of recession, […]

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As Nigerian workers mark May Day

Today, the organised labour in Nigeria, represented by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress (TUC), joins its counterparts around the world to celebrate this year’s May Day amidst harsh economic conditions. […]

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Nigeria’s rising debt profile

The oft assurances by key federal government officials, namely, the Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed, Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma, and Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo that Nigeria’s rising debt profile was […]

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The spirit of Easter

Christians all over the world are in the Easter mood, beginning from today which is Good Friday, the day Jesus Christ was crucified on the Cross of Calvary where He shed His blood over 2,000 […]

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Neglect of public schools

Recently, the President of the National Association of Proprietors of Private Schools (NAPPS), Dr. Sally Bolujoko, ruffled feathers in the nation’s educational circle when she enjoined political leaders and civil servants to enroll their children […]

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Curbing SIM card swap fraud

The explanation by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) to the effect that it made the process of replacing lost, stolen or damaged Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) cards more stringent in order to protect telecommunications consumers […]