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19 Apr 2015
YESTERDAY, it was exactly four years that the unthinkable happened to some corps members caught in the all-consuming post-election violence up North. I was a victim.
18 Apr 2015
I KNOW you may not want to read further because you feel you are already a pro in this but I hope those who wish to read will learn a thing or two on how best to approach the lady they admire. One thing I must remind you is that ladies, just like you, are human beings with needs for companionship, affection, and friendship. They are not a strange breed; they have vision, passion, and purpose just as men.
17 Apr 2015
An Appropriate gift “NOW when Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judaea in the days of Herod the king, behold, Wise-men from the east came to Jerusalem, saying, Where is He that is born King of the Jews? for we saw his star in the east, and are come to worship him.” Mathew 2:1-2(ASV).
17 Apr 2015
SIR: President-elect Muhammadu Buhari is one man that is highly respected for his simplicity, uprightness and zero tolerance for corruption.
17 Apr 2015
SIR: On a day like this, laughter is a costly tranquilizer with side effects. Happiness, struggles to become a necessity, but one that cannot be afforded.
17 Apr 2015
OK, you guessed right, this reads like a tribute to James Bond. Perhaps, I also exaggerate in my claims, but given the status and age differentials between us, I don’t know how else to explain my association with this great man.
17 Apr 2015
EVERY great nation is blessed with heroes in times of challenges and adversities. In the United States for instance, it was Martin Luther King Jr. that saved the country from the challenges of those dark days and enabled the passage of the American Civil Rights Act.
17 Apr 2015
WHEN political parties and their candidates are contesting for elections, it is in their nature to make flamboyant and mouth-watering promises to the electorate. All this is done to outwit opponents so as to win the hearts and votes of the masses.
17 Apr 2015
THERE must be something about the rock.  When you remember that Moses in the Bible got it wrong when he was asked to speak to the rock and he mistakenly struck the rock bringing an abrupt end to his glorious ministry, you would agree with me that there must be something about the rock which defies reasoning and logic.  
17 Apr 2015
17 Apr 2015
THE massacre of 148 students of the University College, Garissa, Kenya the other day must rank as one of the most gruesome terrorist acts on the African continent or anywhere in the world.
16 Apr 2015
ALL the commentators spoke about corruption and how endemic it is; but they some how fail to include the judiciary in the corruption arena. If corruption is that endemic, then the judiciary is tainted with that contagion. It is like Jesus Christ said in the Bible, if you lust after a woman, then you have committed adultery.


Three persons were killed while 10 others sustained injuries in a lone accident involving a Mazda bus at Onipepeye area on the Abeokuta-Sagamu Expressway
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The Taliban marked the first anniversary of their return to power in Afghanistan with a national holiday Monday, following a turbulent year that saw women's rights crushed and a humanitarian crisis worsen.
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South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol said Monday he will offer a wide-ranging aid package to the North in return for denuclearisation, a deal long seen as a non-starter for Pyongyang.
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The Jigawa State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) said that 50 people, including a newborn, were killed in a building collapse due to heavy downpours in different parts of the state.
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President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday in Abuja condoled with the family of Tijjani Kiyawa, a former member of the House of Representatives from Jigawa.