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Sani Abacha

25 Oct
Ahead of the 2023 presidential elections, the clamour for the zoning of the presidency has intensified. The zoning arrangement in the fourth Republic has a unique historical antecedent
22 Oct
Sometime in 1996, my good friend, the late Abidina Coomassie, published a book, Political Opportunism, in which he primarily excoriated the political enemies of the late Head of State
Atiku Bagudu
5 Oct
Current Kebbi State governor Atiku Bagudu is the latest subject in the ongoing expose' in Pandora Papers for flouting 'extant laws and legislations' by hiding assets, tax evasion among others. Apart from Atiku Bagudu, a number of high-profile persons in Nigerians have been named in the Pandora Papers scandal. The investigation — involving some 600…
1 Oct
Gov Douye Diri of Bayelsa on Friday assessed developments in the South-south state since it was created 25 years ago and declared that it had “witnessed remarkable progress”.
30 Jul
Brigadier Sani Abacha (as he was then) in announcing the coup that brought Major-General Muhammadu Buhari to power on December 31, 1983, laid several cases..
9 Jul
A group based in the United States (U.S.), Yoruba Security Group, yesterday, said with what is happening in the country currently, President Muhammadu Buhari had started exhibiting lawlessness, dictatorship and other...
6 Jun
Maj. Hamza Al Mustapha, Chief Security Officer (CSO) to late military head of state, Gen. Sani Abacha, says the current effort to amend the 1999 Constitution might not work, as it is being done in a rush.
30 May
Economists, legal practitioners as well as other professionals and civil society organisations have expressed concerns over the poor management of returned looted funds, especially the money stolen by former Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha.
21 Apr
President Muhammadu Buhari government is suffocating in many ways: One is the unjust manner in which it relieves many Nigerians of their rights to farming, thereby causing an acute shortage of food in the country.
1 Mar
Former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has declared that education is crucial to nation-building and manpower development, insisting that to liberate people from mental slavery
11 Feb
Former Lagos State Governor Lateef Jakande has died on Thursday. Jakande was governor of Lagos State from 1979 to 1983, and later was Minister of Works under the Sani Abacha military regime between 1993–1998. The former Lagos State governor died at 91. Lagos State governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu mourned the former governor and described his death…
11 Feb
Nigeria may not be a failed state, but the symptoms of failure stare everyone in the face. Lawlessness and criminality, not helped by mass poverty and unemployment...


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Dr Jonathan Obaje, a Nigerian Research Scientist based in Singapore, says since African Omicron discovery, global Clinic data has confirmed that variant of COVID-19 virus is less lethal than earlier variants.
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French far-right presidential candidate Eric Zemmour is to hold his first official campaign rally at a stadium outside Paris on Sunday, with police on high alert over the risk of clashes with protesters.
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Gambians were waiting Sunday to find out the winner of the first presidential election in the tiny West African nation since former dictator Yahya Jammeh fled into exile, with incumbent Adama Barrow enjoying the advantage in partial results.
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Rescuers in Indonesia raced to find survivors in villages blanketed by molten ash Sunday after the eruption of Mount Semeru killed at least 13 people and left dozens injured, officials said.
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Police in Yobe have revived their “crack squad’’ to tackle farmers and herders clashes and other violent crimes.