Category: The Injustice Blog

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tosin adesinaJuly 16, 2018

The Ekiti 2018 elections and the impunity of PDP and APC

The much anticipated Ekiti 2018 gubernatorial election has come and gone. However, what happened on Saturday, July 14 was a ...

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tosin adesinaJuly 13, 2018

Ekiti Debate: Is it really about the people?

Yesterday was the Governorship debate in Ekiti, organised by the Nigerian Situation Room, Enough is Enough and other media partners. ...

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tosin adesinaJuly 11, 2018

[The Injustice Blog] For Kemi Adeosun, silence means contempt

Saturday June 7, 2018 Premium Times made public its three month investigative report on how Nigeria’s minister of finance Mrs. ...

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tosin adesinaJuly 8, 2018

[The Injustice Blog] Abuja Police Killings: Fact or Farce?

On the third of July 2018 in a rather unusual manner, the Nigerian Police Force through the FCT commissioner of ...

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tosin adesinaJuly 7, 2018

Herdsmen Killings: It seems the Sultan of Sokoto does not read newspapers

The state of insecurity in Nigeria has remained an all-time low since 2015 when President Muhammadu Buhari was elected president. ...

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tosin adesinaJuly 7, 2018

[The Injustice Blog] Jones Abiri: Is the DSS above the Law?

The last has not been heard of a detained Journalist, Mr. Jones Abiri. Until his arrest on the 21st of ...

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tosin adesinaJuly 7, 2018

The Borno state Police protest is symptomatic of a country that lies even to itself

Much like Trump’s America, President Buhari’s approach to any public scandal is a mash of outright lies and public propaganda. ...

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tosin adesinaJuly 5, 2018

Urgent: A crash-course in public communication for Nigeria’s political elites

It is incredible to think that with all the deficiencies Nigerian politicians bring to the table, we also have to ...

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tosin adesinaJuly 4, 2018

Plateau killings: How Simon Lalong brought this avoidable catastrophe upon himself

In January 2018, the YNaija Injustice Blog published a story titled “Ortom knows what to do, but it is election ...

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tosin adesinaJune 30, 2018

Lagos Fire Tragedy: Shame of a megacity and a country that does not learn from past mistakes

Sunday, November 5, 2000, was a black Sunday Nigerians will not forget in a hurry especially people living in the ...

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tosin adesinaJune 26, 2018

[The Injustice Blog] Plateau Killings: President Buhari should stop blame game and own up to his Failure

Saturday June 23, 2018 was the National Convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The convention which produced former ...

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tosin adesinaJune 26, 2018

[The Injustice Blog] World Poverty Clock: Overtake don overtake overtake

In the year 1980, the late Afrobeat Maestro Fela Anikulapo Kuti that used the word “overtake don overtake overtake” in ...

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tosin adesinaJune 25, 2018

Panama Papers: Seychelles begin probe of Saraki but it seems Nigeria is not interested

When we thought the uproar generated over the Panama Papers leak of April 2016 which named Senate President Bukola Saraki, ...

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tosin adesinaJune 21, 2018

[The Injustice Blog] OAU sex for Mark: Professor Akindele bites the dust

After a long wait, the management of Obafemi Awolowo University has brought to an end the ignoble reign of a ...

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tosin adesinaJune 20, 2018

[The Injustice Blog] UI: The bedeviling of an Academic Centre of Excellence

The power of the press is enormous and its influence, theoretically limitless. The press not only informs but also acts ...

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tosin adesinaJune 18, 2018

[The Injustice Blog] Edo IDPs in a close shave with death

The state of health of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Edo is one that requires emergency intervention by the state ...

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tosin adesinaJune 13, 2018

Why is Kogi not paying salaries despite its high debt profile?

Nonpayment of salaries by Nigerian Governors is no news. Rather, it’s an unusual way of life we’ve conditioned ourselves to ...

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tosin adesinaJune 13, 2018

Offa Robbery: Where is Michael Adikwu and Kayode Opadokun?

April 5, 2018, remains a day the residents of Offa in Kwara, North Central Nigeria won’t forget so soon. On ...

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tosin adesinaJune 13, 2018

Ochereome Nnanna and Nigeria’s hidden culture of ethnic fueled hate

Hate is unacceptable in any society intent on progress. Especially multi-ethnic societies like many countries in Africa where former ethnic ...

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tosin adesinaJune 12, 2018

Buhari’s Iftar, in whose Interest?

Iftar, a major period of the Ramadan fast signals the end of the day’s fast as all Muslims are expected ...

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tosin adesinaJune 7, 2018

[The Injustice Blog] Cholera: When will Nigerians have access to clean water?

At a time several countries in the world have declared a total eradication of Cholera, Nigeria is still battling with ...

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tosin adesinaJune 6, 2018

Illegal dismissal of Bolulere Opukiri, Inihebe Effiong to drag FG to court

The last has not been heard of the dismissal of Bolulere Opukiri a staff of the federal government amnesty office. ...

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tosin adesinaJune 4, 2018

Barely four weeks after, it seems Osinbajo’s visit to Ondo State was stage managed

Barely four weeks after the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo SAN visited Ondo state to launch the federal government sponsored ...

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tosin adesinaJune 3, 2018

One year after, no one has been punished for diverting 2017 Ramadan Aid

One of the reasons corruption continues to thrive in Nigeria is that we have very few precedents to deter others ...

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tosin adesinaMay 30, 2018

Governor Ambode is a Chartered Accountant but frivolous with Lagos funds

The letters (attached below) were written in April and May this year. Its contents which were leaked online a few ...

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tosin adesinaMay 30, 2018

Professor Ishaq Oloyede and his silent revolution in JAMB

The Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) Professor Ishaq Oloyede is in the news and it’s for ...

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tosin adesinaMay 23, 2018

Is there no one else but Hameed Ali to run Buhari’s Support Organization?

As it was in 2014 so it is in 2018 and it is sad we’ve maintained the status quo under ...

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tosin adesinaMay 22, 2018

How many more Nigerians need to die from SA’s Xenophobia before Nigeria takes action?

It is no more news that South Africa has become a dreaded place for Nigerians to visit and stay for ...

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tosin adesinaMay 19, 2018

Fuel subsidy scams are what it takes to get our governors to finally demand accountability from Buhari?

The list of ”wailers’ in Nigeria has increased by thirty six and to be honest, I dont think any of ...

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tosin adesinaMay 19, 2018

Are we supposed to believe Shettima cares about the Borno state shoe polish poverty alleviation scheme?

Governor Kashim Shettima really thinks we are all idiots. While we are still coming to terms with the fact that ...

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