Tag: Buhari

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Nwachukwu Ani AgwuAugust 18, 2018

Opinion: Police restructuring – A letter to the president

Your Excellency, as you know, the world didn’t start from order; it started from anarchy. The default state of human ...

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Reuben AbatiAugust 14, 2018

Reuben Abati: Dauragate and the shame of a nation

The week that just passed will for long be remembered as perhaps the most momentous week in the history of ...

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Alexander OnukwueAugust 8, 2018

NASS Invasion: If this doesn’t show our democracy is fragile, nothing else will

In no part of the world are images of masked men wielding guns ever endearing. Yes they are justly employed ...

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tosin adesinaAugust 3, 2018

While Zamfara is burning, President Buhari is off to London for vacation

If Nigeria were to be a school, we would currently be reciting the age-long pussy-cat rhyme especially its chorus “London ...

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Fisayo SoyomboJuly 2, 2018

Opinion: Nigeria’s helmsman and his herdsmen

No matter how hard President Muhammadu Buhari tries, or no matter the frequency with which his spokesmen finger the opposition, ...

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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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ThankGod UkachukwuJune 21, 2018

Opinion: President Buhari’s 2018 budget illustrates Nigeria’s problem with planning to fail

President Buhari has signed the 2018 Appropriation Bill (9.12 trillion naira expenditures higher from 2017 by 22.6%), that is our ...

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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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Fisayo SoyomboJune 12, 2018

The good and bad of Buhari’s June 12 declaration

It took 25 years to happen — long enough for the dream to have evaporated — but Moshood Kashimawo Olawale ...

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Alexander OnukwueJune 12, 2018

Recognizing June 12: This could be Buhari’s final act of reparation

After contesting and failing three times to be an elected president, the retired General Muhammadu Buhari, in 2015, got the ...

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tosin adesinaJune 7, 2018

[The Activism Blog] Buhari, June 12 and Democracy

Yesterday’s events were so unprecedented, so unexpected of this government that no one saw it coming, call it the best ...

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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 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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Alexander OnukwueMay 15, 2018

Fighting Corruption is Dangerous: 6 talking points from Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala’s Black Book

A book about how fighting corruption in Nigeria is dangerous should be hardly remarkable. It is the equivalent of a ...

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tosin adesinaMay 14, 2018

How will President Buhari care about the JOHESU strike when his doctors are British?

The ongoing workers strike which has paralyzed the nation’s health sector has remained unresolved despite several attempts by stakeholders to ...

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tosin adesinaMay 14, 2018

If President Buhari and the Nigerian Senate cannot call Ibrahim Idris to order, who can?

The war of attrition between the Nigerian Senate and the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris is getting messier and ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqMay 6, 2018

The Late 5: Governor Ortom denies plans to dump the APC, Arsene Wenger given a fitting farewell after 22 years and other stories

Here are the stories that drove conversation today: Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue has denied any plan to dump the ...

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Alexander OnukwueMay 4, 2018

“Superlative Who? I’m No Moron!”| 5 talking points from Obasanjo’s new jibe on Buhari

Olusegun Obasanjo is not going to be cowered into supporting Muhammadu Buhari’s second tenure by some social media theatrics. Seeing ...

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YNaija NewsRoomApril 29, 2018

#YNaijaEssays: Laziness, rights, entitlement and privilege. This is how you create a #LazyNigerianYouth

The concept of human rights has its history in the creation of the United Nations. Following the devastation from the ...

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EditorApril 26, 2018

Benue, Nassarawa and a fumbling Presidency

This is not the time for a national census but if we are to count in figures, over 100 Nigerians ...

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Reuben AbatiApril 24, 2018

Opinion: These are Nigeria’s emerging political leaders that will dominate the 2019 election cycle

A strong indication of both the quality and failure of politics in Nigeria, as the people look forward to the ...

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Alexander OnukwueApril 22, 2018

Buhari says many Nigerian youth are lazy; Arsène Wenger bows out #MerciArsene | See our top 10 viral tweets from last week

Viral tweets just make Twitter utterly delightful; so we thought to curate our top 10 (there’s a bonus and then ...

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Alexander OnukwueApril 19, 2018

President Buhari has trashed us again, but does it matter if we aren’t triggered?

After a fire was put off at the National Assembly in Abuja on Wednesday morning, President Muhammadu Buhari lit a ...

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tosin adesinaApril 18, 2018

Nigeria is on the verge of forcing El-Zakzaky’s Shi’ite sect into the next Boko Haram

While Nigeria is still battling with the immense threat to the security of its citizens and its infrastructure by the ...

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AzeezApril 16, 2018

The Big 5: Trump invites Buhari to Washington, Macron ‘convinced’ Trump to stay in Syria, and other top stories

These are the top five Nigerian stories you should be monitoring today. Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki on Sunday announced ...

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Alexander OnukwueApril 15, 2018

Genevieve Nnaji breaks the internet; Journalist reveals only 15 Chibok girls are alive | See our top 10 viral tweets from last week

Viral tweets just make Twitter utterly delightful; so we thought to curate our top 10 (there’s a bonus and then ...

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Alexander OnukwueApril 13, 2018

What happened to the one-term president Buhari? Listen to the symphony of sycophancy

Last week Friday, Abdullahi Ganduje, the Governor of Kano state, said the following: “I’m happy that it’s not Mr President ...

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tosin adesinaApril 3, 2018

Martin Luther King, Lagos Visit and a government of misplaced priorities

On Tuesday, 27 March 2018, the media was flooded with pictures from the Presidency showing President Muhammadu Buhari receiving a ...

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Alexander OnukwueApril 1, 2018

Supermodel Naomi Campbell causes mayhem on TwitterNG | See our top 10 viral tweets from last week

Viral tweets just make Twitter utterly delightful; so we thought to curate our top 10 (there’s a bonus and then ...

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EzinneMarch 29, 2018

The Thread: “Statewide fitness day” “There’s kpandamonium everywhere” | TwitterNG reacts to #PMBInLagos

Governor Ambode is fast losing the support of Lagosians- at least on Twitter. First, he increased taxes on Land Use ...

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