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27 Apr 2015
SIR: The challenges facing Kogi State have been a source of concern for the people since its creation in 1991. The state ranks as one of the most backward in terms of human development and critical infrastructure, hence the state needs a vibrant, visionary, focused, articulate and dynamic person to take it to optimal level of development.
26 Apr 2015
THE rainbow nation as conceived by the vision of the late Madiba Nelson Mandela was to be one that will be free from discrimination and a leveler for all to attain the acme of success through a platform that creates equal opportunity.
26 Apr 2015
AFTER every paragraph, the chorus to this piece is: “By Any Means Possible.” “By Enemies Possible.” In Africa, both the past and the present are pestilences on the future. South Africa is one country that exemplifies this evil tripartite alliance on the lives of the people.
26 Apr 2015
IN out in’, says the bicycle pump. Power is like the bicycle pump. It speaks the language of the computer - garbage in, garbage out.
26 Apr 2015
IN a highly-advertised public relations gimmick on July 14, 2011, President Goodluck Jonathan announced what he called a “comprehensive” four-year audit of the federal government’s finances since 2007.
26 Apr 2015
Some fundamental attributes of any successful leader are resilience, persistence, fairness, firmness and consistency. He or she also has the vision to see beyond the ordinary, ephemeral and myopic views, which is why I bond with the mind of Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, the President-elect of Nigeria.
26 Apr 2015
SIR: There are four meeting points between General Muhammadu Buhari (GMB) and Chief Obafemi Awolowo (Pa Awo, of blessed memory). When GMB was Nigeria’s military Head of State, he did nothing, officially, to promote the cause of Islam.
26 Apr 2015
26 Apr 2015
THE recent revelation by the National Tuberculosis and Leprosy Control Programme (NTBLCP) that 600,000 new cases of tuberculosis (TB) currently rage in Nigeria should put all citizens on the alert.
26 Apr 2015
IF you have not gone to see our President-elect since Nigerians put a smile on his face and our faces on March 28, it could be said that you are not being patriotic.
26 Apr 2015
THE crowd currently building around President-elect, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, is not unusual.
24 Apr 2015
IT is common knowledge that some economic agents in the country would prefer to denominate their goods and services in foreign currency, particularly the dollar. For instance, some providers of high-cost flats in highbrow parts of the country engage in this practice. It is even it is rumoured that at some schools, fees are indicated in dollars.


12 mins ago
Is not this the fast that I have chosen? To loose the bands of wickedness, to undo the heavy burdens, and to let the oppressed go free, and that ye break every yoke? Is it not to deal thy bread to the hungry..
13 mins ago
The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, yesterday, burst the bubbles of those who fantasise with the morbid fascination of seeing him dead.
14 mins ago
As Jesus was sitting on the Mount of Olives, the disciples came to him privately. ‘Tell us,’ they said: “when will this happen, and what will be the sign of your coming and of the end of the age...
18 mins ago
Three months into the 2023 general elections, the persistent accusation by opposition political parties that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) is strategising to rig the elections has continued to raise dust in the polity.
21 mins ago
Fifty-Five years after innocent Asaba indigenes were callously massacred in the fratricidal Nigerian Civil War, the first major show on this tragic contour opens today at Red Door Gallery...