Obaseki’s “wake and see” development narrative in Edo, by Patrick Obahiagbon

Much has been said about political leadership in states of the federation and in the Nigerian nation-state in the contexts of good and bad leaderships.  The essential prisms through which

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Articulating Atiku: The grand philanthropist and consummate humanist, By Alaba Yusuf

The universal proven principles of character unequivocally promote charity as a veritable channel of returning sanity to humanity. Little wonder that the well-to-do among global men and women constantly engage

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Africa Legal Celebrates “Exceptional” Talent Website profiles legal minds shaping continent

A website that features Africa’s top legal minds and focuses on how they contribute to creating stable political systems and robust economies is, for the first time, highlighting the core

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APC and Governor Ortom’s “Red Card”, By Sufuyan Ojeifo

On Monday, July 16, 2018, Benue state governor, Samuel Ortom, announced that he had been issued a red card by the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state. In contemplation

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Yola Declaration: The homecoming of Atiku, By Olusola Sanni

On Saturday, 21 July, the city of Yola will receive one of Adamawa’s illustrious sons. Of course, Yola is Atiku’s first home and his going home should ordinarily not catch

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Adamu Ciroma In His Own Words, By Eric Teniola

In October 1977, my friend Mallam Mohammed Haruna then of the NEW NIGERIA introduced me to Mallam Adamu Ciroma (1934-2018) at the premises of the parliament building in Lagos where

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CUPP, Direct Primaries and Implication on Youth Candidacy, By Ibrahim Faruk

As preparations for the 2019 general elections kick off, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on 9 July 2018 formed a coalition with 38 other political parties in the country named

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Buhari At ICC: Proud To Be Nigerian, By Femi Adesina

 I’ve seen him address the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS). Seen him speak at AU (African Union) summits. Seen him address the European Parliament at Salzburg, France. Watched

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Why Restructuring is a Win-Win for All Nigerians, By Ifeanyi Izeze

When the former Vice President and presidential hopeful on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, recently addressed the London’s Royal Institute of International Affairs (Chatham House),

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Ekiti: A significant precursor to Buhari’s 2019 victory, by Patrick Obahiagbon

After much pertinacious ballyhoo, conquistadorial rodomontade and political saber-rattling by the outgoing governor of Ekiti state, Mr. Ayodele Fayose of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) that he had his imprimatur

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