Mbaka: Priest, Politician Or Renegade? By Reuben Abati

Catholic priests in Nigeria have always captured the public imagination, some of them have served in government positions, some were prominent in the fight and struggle for democracy, some of

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Traditional Institutions As Recipe For Security And Unity By Omoba Kenneth Aigbegbele

Government comes and goes but the traditional institution has remained an integral framework of our history and the bedrock of our nation’s democracy. No government can work harmoniously without the

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Oluremi Tinubu’s ‘Pseudo Analysis’: Crack in APC? By Moses Okpogode

It was almost a dissenting tone against the All Progressive Congress and its campaign of change on the floor of the Senate on Thursday, January 28. It came as a

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Buhari Needs to Appoint Many Assistants By Dr. Aliyu U. Tilde

At 9.58pm yeterday, I received a Whatsapp message from No. W571 on my Hausa songs contact. He forwarded a Facebook post of someone he found important to bring to my

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Federal Character And Its Discontents By Reuben Abati

There has been so much concern about how the Federal Character principle has since its introduction in 1979, promoted mediocrity within the public service, and retarded national growth and progress.

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The Online Warriors By Reuben Abati

My criticisms of the excesses of the online phenomenon in terms of its brazen abuse in an unregulated environment has often made me the target of attacks, with many insisting

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Between propaganda and performance By Moses Okpogode

Most Nigerians are panicky as the economy seem headed for the rocks. The currency is on a free fall as manufacturers take a hit from the central bank’s restrictive foreign-exchange

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Where Are The Public Intellectuals? By Reuben Abati

Something sad has happened and is happening, and is getting worse in our society: the decline of public intellectualism. And so I ask, where are the public intellectuals? Once upon

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Where is Goodluck Jonathan? by Dele Momodu

By Dele Momodu [F]ellow Nigerians, I’m surprised that no one has asked about the wellbeing, welfare and whereabouts of our dear former President, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Azikiwe Jonathan. Are we

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Gere: Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa’s Real Ethnic Group

By Farooq A. Kperogi, Ph.D [L]ast week I requested that a family member of the late Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa should reach out to me to set the records straight

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