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Sunday, October 22, 2017

Every Rich Man Is Handsome (Or Not?)

Before you join me in psycho-analyzing the issue of a man’s “beauty” being subject to the weight of his pocket, let’s get one thing...
Kachikwu, Baru and the NNPC debacle

Akwa Ibom churches as parastatals

Religion was not quite a major divisive issue in the community in which we lived in the Old Cross River State in my days...
Nigeria can’t rely on oil prices anymore, World Bank tells Buhari

Of Hate Speech, Criticism and Restructuring

When President Muhammadu Buhari was returned back from London and resumed to work after 104 days in diaspora seeking for his medical attention, many...
I-G solicits cooperation of Nigerians to tackle insecurity

Idris: When Crime Fights Back

Nigerians, I plead your indulgence to engage ourselves in a dispassionate discussion as insightful patriots! None of us can really say, a nation such...
Buratai: A Patriot “Numero Uno”

Buratai: An Iconic Army General And The Nigerian Award

History tells a story in time past, but first, shapes the story in time present. But it never lies. It truthfully romances men and...

As the Skin Wrinkles

We often hear that age is just a number. Whoever first made that statement probably had fewer years ahead than behind. I have no...
Buhari did not rebuke governors on Paris Club refunds – NGF

Buhari: More A Dove, Than A Lion King 

The lion is widely known as the king of the jungle. It is strong and devours other lesser animals so effortlessly and recklessly. She...
Aso Villa and the audacity of rats by Reuben Abati

Aso Villa and the audacity of rats by Reuben Abati

“What’s that sound I am hearing?” “What sound?” “I thought I heard something like miaow, miaow…” “Oh my cats…oh yes…” “Are you now breeding cats?” “Not really. But I...
National Pension Commission sues firm over default

Rethinking hierarchies of human rights in Nigeria

It’s frequently claimed that human rights--civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights--are indivisible, and the international community has declared the indivisibility, interdependency, and interrelatedness...
Calculating Compensation for Suspension of Employee

Calculating Compensation for Suspension of Employee

An employer’s power to suspend a worker at any time, during probation or after confirmation, is without a doubt, whether or not it is...