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8 Sep 2019
For Chinua Achebe, the standard fare is that he was not autobiographical in his novels. But is it? Whatever, the scandal is not that Achebe was actually autobiographical in writing Things Fall Apart, the scandal is that Achebe’s readers, scholars, and researchers, have missed out on this largely self-evident fact for sixty-odd years.
20 Apr 2017
Okonko is a tradition in Igbo (Eastern part of Nigeria) that is believed to originate back in the days as early as 14th century and emanate from the great shrine of Arochukwu. It is predominately around the old Bende area in Abia state Nigeria. The tradition is believed to stand against injustice and bind communities…
4 Apr 2015
AS argument continues to surround the authenticity of the winner of the just-concluded March 28 senatorial election in Anambra State, the former senatorial aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for Anambra Central Senatorial District, Dr Obiora Okonkwo, has cautioned the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) “not to continue heating up the polity by going on with is unverifiable claim that it won the elections, because it did not win anywhere”.


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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed additional three cases of the Omicron COVID-19 variant in the country.
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Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, says that the presentation of the COVID vaccination card is now compulsory for attendees of social gatherings in the state.
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The planned nationwide broadband deployment is being threatened by the slow takeoff of the licenced Infrastructure Companies (InfraCos), despite a longer tenor and cheaper licence costs...
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The African Union (AU), yesterday, called for an urgent end to travel restrictions imposed on some of its member states, saying the measures effectively penalise governments for timely data...
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In a rare and bold move, President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, approved the immediate sacking of the management of the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) following industrial action...