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Open Letter To President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, Commander-in-Chief Of The Armed Forces Of The Federal Republic Of Nigeria By Nigerian Volunteers To The West African Ebola (ASEOWA) Mission – Appeal For Intervention

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                                                                                                                                                                                             29/6/2015 Your Excellency, Congratulations on your victory in the March 28th 2015 Presidential Election. You indeed are a success model for every Nigerian or any human being for that matter, toiling everyday to get ... Read More »

[OPINION] How To Oust Generic Bukola Saraki By The Nuclear Option By Bayo Oluwasanmi

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  I can’t think of anyone likely to be inspired by the Senate led by the scheming, diabolical and treacherous Kwara Senator, Bukola Saraki. The illegal election of Saraki as the Senate leader has further driven the Senate to a new low. Right from the days of David Mark, the ... Read More »

[OPINION] Bukola Saraki And The Superiority Of Personal Over Collective Ambition By Obani Chukwuemeka

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The media has been awash with both positive and negative reactions to the way and manner in which the president of the senate and speaker of the house were elected. Various school of thoughts have tried to explain what really happened on that fateful day. Some see the action of ... Read More »

[OPINION] Change: One Month On; The Big Issues By Ogundana Michael Rotimi

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  Today, 29th June 2015, makes it exactly a month since President Muhammad Buhari became the President and Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Since then, you cannot categorically say that he has not hit the ground running. It might not just be ... Read More »

[OPINION] If female suicide bombings continue, should Nigeria ban the veil?

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On April 14, 2014, Islamist sect Boko Haram abducted some 276 girls from their high school in Chibok, Borno State, an incident that brought the terrorist group an extended global media attention. While more than 50 had escaped, leader of the group Abubakar Shekau said he had married off the remaining ... Read More »

[OPINION] Contraband Lawmakers And N84.64billion Counterfeit Wardrobes By Bayo Oluwasanmi

PIC.34. MEMBERS OF HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES AT A SPECIAL SITTING TO MARK END OF THE 2ND YEAR 

OF THE 7TH ASSEMBLY IN ABUJA ON THURSDAY (6/6/13).

  The contraband lawmakers in the National Assembly are like people who sit on a throne on the skulls of their enemies, the poor Nigerian captive wretches. The contraband legislators represent clear and present danger to the pursuit of  happiness, life, liberty, and prosperity of our people. Shortly after the ... Read More »

[OPINION] Gentle Letter To The Nigerian Youth By Onwusameka Ogbowuokara

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This reaction to Bayo Adeyinka`s Angry letter to the Nigerian Youth qualifies for at least one other title; Abuse of the Nigerian Youth. The article typifies the generational syndrome of production and use of high sounding words, most of it hollow, their perpetual distortion and the extreme degradation of concepts ... Read More »

[OPINION] Nigeria: A Hub Of Opportunity Stalled By Her Leaders’ Greed By Ogundana Michael Rotimi

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  Nigeria is the only place we can call our home; we have not another one to brag about if it fails. The success achieved from the just concluded elections and the level of maturity displayed by the masses, have clearly shown, that Nigerians are on the move. They are ... Read More »

[OPINION] The Big Bang Theory Is Another Malthusian Therory By Nwanna Ezi

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All sides of every religious debate agree that God created the universe but for the unilateral position of a group of scientists that are behind the theory of Evolution. This set of people and atheists do not believe in the idea of a God because to them there is no ... Read More »

[OPINION] Osun State And The Lost Hope Of The Common Man By Raheem Oluwafunminiyi

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These are really disturbing times in Nigeria. Almost everywhere one goes, the stories are the same. Epileptic power supply, biting fuel scarcity, tanker explosions, intense Boko Haram bombings and attacks, petty agitations in the Niger-Delta, spiralling debts, economic downturn, naira depreciation to mention a few. One does not need to ... Read More »

[OPINION] SGF: Buhari And The PDP Gang-up Against Ogbonnaya Onu- IMC Raises Alarm By Rev Obinna Akukwe

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It is with deep sense of regret that the leadership of Igbo Mandate Congress (IMC) received reports of massive gang-up against Chief Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, President Buhari’s preferred choice for the position of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) by some elements within APC and opposition PDP. ... Read More »

[OPINION] Lawbreakers As Lawmakers The Restoration Of Shame In The Eighth National Assembly By Bayo Oluwasanmi

PIC.34. MEMBERS OF HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES AT A SPECIAL SITTING TO MARK END OF THE 2ND YEAR 

OF THE 7TH ASSEMBLY IN ABUJA ON THURSDAY (6/6/13).

  While you’re catching your breath and preparing to read this piece, pause long enough to ask yourself one question: What is wrong with Nigeria? The 8th National Assembly continues to monopolize the headline news by the pack of lawless and uncivilized lawbreakers acting as lawmakers headed by the Bukola ... Read More »

[OPINION] Subsidy Must Go; It Has Done More Harm Than Good! By Ogundana Michael Rotimi

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  In December 2011, I was back in Lagos from Umuahai, Abia State, to celebrate the Christmas break with my family and friends. My plan was to go back within the first week of the new year, 2012. I budgeted ten thousand naira (N10,000) for my transport fare both to ... Read More »

Revolutionising Nigerian Youths For Leadership Under The Mantra Change By TersooTeeCube

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In this political dispensation, the Nigerian Youth must understand “power” has indeed “changed hands”. The power” in this context of discuss, now lies in the hands of patriotic, incorruptible, vibrant and politically conscious youths who make up the bulk of our population not the old ruling class. The Nigerian youth ... Read More »

[OPINION] Like Adams Oshiomhole, Go For That Pretty, Classy And Sophisticated Chick No Matter Your Looks And Financial Incapacitation By Reginald Lucky Chuks

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Ladies are like ‘books’ it takes ‘intelligent students’ I mean guys, to read and understand them. To some guys, ladies are very difficult to get, while to some, they are the easiest thing aside money which is very difficult to get. The set of guys who think ladies are difficult ... Read More »

[OPINION] Why Looketh Thou For Change, When Change Is Here? By Ogundana Michael Rotimi

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  Eight days after President Muhammadu Buhari was inaugurated; a friend called me and asked: Where is the Change President Buhari promised us during his campaign? I responded: Why Looketh Thou For Change, When Change Is Here? I went further and said, Change has begun, haven`t you seen it yet? ... Read More »

[OPINION] Someday – Is Not A Day Of The Week!

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Half of the year 2015 has gone, have resolutions been dumped? Have goals predefined been met? Are you at a place that isn’t the place you envisioned? If you are then I commend your strength (possibly mentor those you know that aren’t as strong as you, also share your tips ... Read More »

[OPINION] Nigerians Expect True Remedy In Form Of A New Deal From President Buhari’s First 100 Days By Bayo Oluwasanmi

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  Nigeria – the nation that cries, a cadence reserved for funeral dirges. A country full of lamentations with diary of disaster. Over the years we’ve realized the squalid misery of a great nation, it appalled and tormented us and would not let us rest for thinking of what caused ... Read More »

[OPINION] Lala Fortes Is Human And No Goddess; Why The Fuss? By Reginald Lucky Chukwu

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It’s really baffling the way Governor Adams Oshiomole’s wedding to his heartrobe, Lala Fortes has been causing a whole lot of media backlash – not particularly because he’s marrying another woman just after five years of his wife’s demise – a man has got to do what suits and pleases ... Read More »

[OPINION] Pastor Series 3: Paul Enenche – Apostle Of Destiny Discovery And Recovery (Part 2) By Obinna Akukwe

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Paul Enenche, the founder of Dunamis International Gospel Centre, Abuja has exhibited tendencies which clearly certifies him as an apostle on assignment to help people discover, rediscover and recover their destinies. Paul Enenche  a medical doctor trained in University of Jos, and married to Becky Enenche, formed Dunamis International Gospel ... Read More »