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Ogun lawmaker urges Amosun to release federal allocations to LGs

Ogun’s new found prosperity under Ibikunle Amosun

Going by the sheer number of higher institutions of learning in Ogun State alone, the State should have the highest job applicants turnover. There...
Abati didn’t write that…

Why Nigerians are special By Reuben Abati

Whatever problem we may have in Nigeria at this or any other time, this country is sustained by the fact that we are indeed...
Mubi blast: Bindow urges residents to be security conscious

Bindow: The Bus driver, going through towns and villages of Adamawa

Just like magic, less than 10 months in office, Governor Jibrila Bindow has turned up to be a successful and a celebrated bus driver....
Abati didn’t write that…

OPINION: In this same country…By Reuben Abati

There is today in Nigeria an entire generation of Nigerian-passport wielding men and women who do not actually know, to borrow Achebe’s words that...
Trying to be more democratic than a democrat By Ayanyunji Gbenro

OPINION: The love for selective amnesia

A nation that forgets its past can function no better than an individual with amnesia. - David McCullough     “Maybe they were saying chains when we...
Kachikwu, Baru and the NNPC debacle

OPINION: The road lies in wait By Reuben Abati

“May we never walk when the road waits, famished” – Wole Soyinka, The Road   Two major road accidents in the last week brought to the...
Buhari presides over FEC meeting

ANALYSIS: Buhari’s diplomatic foreign trips and matters arising

Critics have, on many occasions, asked whether or not diplomatic foreign trips made by President Muhammadu Buhari from the inception of the present administration...

2017 polio eradication target: Would Kano be a barrier?

  Polio virus looms in Kano if…. After being delisted from the list of polio endemic nations in August 2015, Nigeria’s next tasks before it could...
Ocholi: One death too many

Ocholi: One death too many

The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria was shocked and grief stricken to learn of the death of the Minister of State for Labour, Mr....
Anything can happen in America By Reuben Abati

Anything can happen in America By Reuben Abati

This is really exciting time in America; watching the drama of the 2016 Presidential nomination process from a distance, I find the contests, the...