The Unconscionable Murder of Gen Alkali

The Nigeria Army on September 3, 2018 declared its immediate past Chief of Administration, Army Headquarters, Abuja, Major General Idris Alkali (rtd) missing, barely one month after retiring from meritorious service to his fatherland.  The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai, ordered a team led by Brig Gen. …

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Senate Veto On Electoral Act Amendment

The Senate last week passed the Electoral Act No. 6 (2010 Amendment) Bill 2017 into law, overriding the assent of President Muhammadu Buhari who had earlier withheld assent to the law, despite arguments that the law was meant to strengthen the electoral process, citing “some drafting issues that remain unaddressed following the prior …

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Now That The Floods Are Here 

    Penultimate week, the Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency (NIHSA) alerted the country that at least 12 states in the Niger Basin – Kwara, Edo, Delta, Anambra, Kebbi, Kogi, Rivers, Niger, Taraba, Bayelsa, Benue and Adamawa – would witness intense flooding as a result of rising water levels.

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President Buhari and Plight of Illegal Migrants

  Since 2015 when he took the oath of office, President Muhammadu Buhari has never missed an opportunity to denigrate Nigeria and Nigerians before the world. Every opportunity he gets, the president portrays Nigerians as corrupt, criminally minded and its youths, lazy, wanting things to be done for them free.

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Unending Crises In Nigeria Football Administration

THE NIGERIA Football Federation (NFF), has over the years cut an unenviable image for recording crises that have undermined the reputation of the soccer governing body of Africa’s most populous nation. These crises usually stem from rows between players and officials; and or between national team coaches and football chiefs …

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Police Siege on Saraki, Ekweremadu’s Residences

      There appears to be no end in sight yet, in the apparent frosty relationship between the between   the Police and the senate, particularly the Senate President. Events of last week- the early morning  siege on the residences of two principal officers, Senate President Bukola Saraki and his …

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