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The N19 billion Anti-erosion Funding

IT came as cheering news when the Minister of Environment, Mrs Laurentia Mallam, announced the Federal Government’s N19 billion funding for the control of erosion under the Nigerian Erosion and Watershed...
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Ikime’s revealation

By John Ainofenokhai THE only way Nigerian politics can be cleansed and developed is when its ugly sides are revealed and those who adulterate it are exposed and punished.  Very often, that exposure is...
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Still On The Missing $20bn

By Comrade Timi Frank Nigerians must not forget so soon that the whereabouts of $20 billion of the nation’s oil revenue is still shrouded in mystery. The former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria...
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Voice of reason II

By Abba Mahmood   Dr Aribisala Voice of Reason I Northern imperative Nigerians have been blinded by oil. Because of oil, we have become unproductively mono-cultural in our economy. However,...
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Voice of Reason

By Abba Mahmood While tribal jingoists and religious bigots like Femi Fani-Kayode as well as anarchists and clowns like Dokubo Asari are busy fanning the embers of disunity and hatred among Nigerians, it is...
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#BringBackOurGirls

By Hannatu Musawa As I watched the campaign to #BringBackOurGirls take a life of its own on a global scale, I breathed a sigh of relief. At last the tragedy that had befallen Nigerians and over 223...
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We Got It Right On This One

By Azubuike Ishiekwene About four weeks ago, after the initial report of the spread of Ebola to Nigeria, I listened to an expert on CNN and smiled as he spoke. He said something to the effect that an Ebola...