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Akin Osuntokun: Why I publicly identify with Finance Minister, Okonjo-Iweala

Akin Osuntokun: Why I publicly identify with Finance Minister, Okonjo-Iweala

by Akin Osuntokun Here in Nigeria, we are confronted with a similar tragic correlation where opponents fervently wish that it should not be well for Nigeria so that the Jonathan government can...

 

Opinion: How we’re all affected by the anti-gay marriage law

Opinion: How we’re all affected by the anti-gay marriage law

by Joseph Sewedo Akoro Homosexuality between men has been illegal in Nigeria for almost a century. And in northern Nigeria (no thanks to Sharia law), homosexuality between men and women is been...

 

Resign now or face humiliation – Sheikh Gumi warns Jonathan

Resign now or face humiliation – Sheikh Gumi warns Jonathan

by Akintomiwa Agbaje Sheik Ahmad Abubakar Gumi, an influential Islamic scholar, has warned President Goodluck Jonathan to honourably resign his duty post or face the shame losing in the 2015...

 

No political party can use us – ASUU

No political party can use us – ASUU

by Akintomiwa Agbaje Academic Staff Union of Universities [ASUU] has reiterated that it would resist every attempts made by any political party to use their name or situations to achieve their...

 

Soyombo Ayomikun: Gold On Mortal’s Feet-Madiba

Soyombo Ayomikun: Gold On Mortal’s Feet-Madiba

by Soyombo Ayomikun Gold On Mortal’s Feet:Madiba 1. We once heard about the warrior Achilles Who in a gruesome battle screamed ‘is there no one else?’ Who chose to go to war...

 

‘A great light has gone out’- Desmond Tutu, Prince William, Goodluck Jonathan, others react to Mandela’s death

‘A great light has gone out’- Desmond Tutu, Prince William, Goodluck Jonathan, others react to Mandela’s death

by Adeola Balogun Former South African President and anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela died yesterday at the age of 95. From the moment news broke on air and online, everyone who’s anyone...

 

Opinion: What Jonathan can learn from Obama’s problems

Opinion: What Jonathan can learn from Obama’s problems

by Adeola Ademoyo And as a true leader he accepts and takes the responsibility. First, he has not passed the buck. He says literally “throw all the dirt on me… I will take them… it was caused...

 

He’s joking, right? American senator blames ‘Nigerian email scammers’ for faulty Obamacare website

He’s joking, right? American senator blames ‘Nigerian email scammers’ for faulty Obamacare website

  DONNA CARSON/REUTERS U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) gestures on stage as he is welcomed home by supporters in Houston. Sen. Ted Cruz joked Nigerian email scammers were responsible for...

 

Opinion: Obama and the Republicans, Jonathan and the North (Part 2)

Opinion: Obama and the Republicans, Jonathan and the North (Part 2)

by Ekerete Udoh Like the Republicans, the north especially those from the north west part of the region has always believed that they alone are entrusted with the sole repository of political...

 

Opinion: Barack Obama, Syria and the coming carnage (Part 2)

Opinion: Barack Obama, Syria and the coming carnage (Part 2)

by Femi Fani-Kayode Firstly there is absolutely NO evidence to suggest that it was Al Asssad’s forces that actually used the chemical weapons that were unleashed on the civilian population in...

 
 
 
 
 
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