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Sunday, October 22, 2017
Aso Villa and the audacity of rats by Reuben Abati

In defence of Titilayo Momoh By Reuben Abati

On March 24, one Ms Taiwo Titilayo Momoh, attempted suicide at the Third Mainland Bridge, Lagos. Both the police and concerned citizens rescued her...
Pension Loot: Workers as the Raped Victims

Situating Youth Unemployment as Catalyst to Violence in Nigeria

What would have been a promising pursuit of my journalism carrier would have been the birth of ABUJA FOCUS, the beat I anchored with...
Aso Villa and the audacity of rats by Reuben Abati

The man who sat on the Tor Tiv’s throne By Reuben Abati

This is about Stephen Nyitse, the young man who on the day of the coronation of the new Tor Tiv managed to beat security...
Makarfi promises transparent, free, fair elective convention for PDP

Makarfi PDP faction as the real terror group By Richard Murphy

It takes morbid callousness or an unrivalled level of ignorance or a combination of both to attempt the stunt by a faction of the...
The thief who saved Nigeria's image By Pius Adesanmi

Iyalaya anybody By Prof. Pius Adesanmi

Iyalaya Anybody: Pencils, Nigerian Innovation, & Africa’s Path in the 21st Century   Being the keynote lecture delivered at the 5th Innovention Series of Verdant Zeal,...
Buhari has transmitted resumption letter to NASS – aide

Boko Haram’s offer of poisoned chalice By Philip Agbese

Your Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari,   I have asked myself how best to contribute to an issue that is currently pressing Nigerians without falling into the...
Ogbadu: Blazing uncommon trail At NABDA By Nkechi Odoma

Ogbadu: Blazing uncommon trail At NABDA By Nkechi Odoma

There are multiple federal agencies and parastatals in Nigeria to the extent, many consider some of them duplicitous. This presumption is greased by the...
Abati didn’t write that…

OPINION: Inside Dambazau’s shoes By Reuben Abati

“See what your friends are writing” “Who?” “Your fellow columnists. See how they are attacking the Minister of Interior, General Abdulrahman Dambazau, just because an orderly...
Nigeria's Arik Air and aviation industry in disarray By Martin Patience

Nigeria’s Arik Air and aviation industry in disarray By Martin Patience

The Nigerian government has announced a takeover of the country's biggest airline - Arik Air - to prevent it going bust. But this is...
OPINION: Super Ministers and other stories By Reuben Abati

OPINION: Super Ministers and other stories By Reuben Abati

“Have you congratulated our new Ministers?” “I am still thinking about it, actually. I don’t know whether to congratulate them or to commiserate or to...