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Now or never

As Nigeria marks her 62nd Independence anniversary amid the same regretful mood that the country has consistently failed to make the optimum use of its abundant human and natural resources
2 years ago
People place fake coffins in front of the fire-ravaged coronavirus isolation ward of Al-Hussein hospital, during a protest in the southern Iraqi city of Nasiriyah, on July 15, 2021. - The devastating blaze during the night of July 13, which medics said was fuelled by oxygen canisters exploding, was the second such tragedy in Iraq in three months. The accident killed at least 64 people and injuring dozens. (Photo by Asaad NIAZI / AFP)

Iraqis protest against unpunished killings of activists

Hundreds of Iraqis protested on Sunday in central Baghdad to demand that authorities hold accountable the killers of dozens of activists associated with a long-running protest movement.
3 years ago
Gov. Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom. Photo/Twitter/MrUdomEmmanuel

The UK versus Akwa Ibom

Through a statement posted on its website on June 17, 2019, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, FCO, of the United Kingdom has cautioned British nationals against traveling to 21 states, including Akwa
5 years ago
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Our country versus our country

From the beginning of our independence, at least, from Britain that colonized us for many, many and many years, ethnic problem has been one huge problem with which our country has been
5 years ago
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Hope in our democratic future

The people of the relatively stable democratic nations of the world would find it rather difficult to understand why democracy should be causing so much pain in our nation. Even when they
6 years ago