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NIGERIA CANNOT DO WITHOUT THE NORTH by Femi Aribisala

Without the North, Nigeria and Nigerians would be reduced to nonentities. In 2005, Goldman Sachs Investment Bank forecast that Nigeria will be the 20th largest economy in the world by… Read more »

“OUR DAUGHTERS HAVE GONE MAD”- READ WHAT THEY DO IN THESE PRIVATE UNIVERSITIES

It was a pool party. And they were there. Men who have achieved. Money, power and fame. Men in their prime who tell time to hold still since they have… Read more »

IF NIGERIA FINALLY BREAKS UP……by Simon Kolawole

I hate divorce. I have been using an Airtel mobile line since 2001 when GSM services were launched in Nigeria. And even though they have changed their name from the… Read more »

INTRODUCTION OF INDEPENDENT CANDIDACY WILL INCREASE COST OF DEMOCRACY – TONY MOMOH

Former Minister of Information and Culture, Prince Tony Momoh, believes that introducing independent candidacy into our electoral system would further lead to the depletion of the resources that would have… Read more »

ANGO ABDULLAHI, NORTHERN NIGERIAN COLONIAL ECONOMY AND THE NIGER DELTA OIL by Farooq A. Kperogi

In my May 6, 2017 column titled “Top 8 Popular National Lies that Won’t Die in Nigeria,” I called attention to out-and-out historical lies that vast swathes of Nigerians treasure… Read more »

HOW OBASANJO’S IMPUNITY DESTROYED PDP BUT APC END UP SWINDLING NIGERIANS by Sunny Awhefeada

Unless a man has two wives he does not appreciate the value of the first one. So says an Urhobo proverb. The present excruciating failure of government illustrates this aphoristic… Read more »

IS NIGERIA THE NEXT HAITI by Pat Utomi

Haiti is the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere. Poverty pummels the Island country just as ferocious Hurricanes visit it from time to time with fury and the anger of… Read more »

OZUBULU…….DEATH OF THE INNOCENT by Roz Ben-Okagbue

Yesterday gunmen stormed into a Catholic church in Ozubulu and gunned down members of the congregation who were attending Sunday mass. As the drama unfolded and social media was agog with gory… Read more »

WHY NIGER DELTA WILL NEVER HAVE ANYTHING TO DO WITH BIAFRA by Inatimi J James

Those who arrested and sentenced Isaac Adaka Boro to death for declaring Niger Delta Republic were neither Hausa-Fulanis nor Yorubas but two supposed brothers of his and Biafrans named Odumegwu… Read more »

SEPARATISTS AGITATION: MY FEAR FOR NIGERIA by Dr. Emmanuel Ufuophu-Biri

I love Nigeria. I’m very proud to carry the green passport anywhere in the world. And I have gained much respect from carrying the passport anywhere in the world except… Read more »